International experts have estimated Russian regions by two main criteria – biological capacity and ecological footprint. Only Russian economy in the whole world has such a stock of renewable natural resources that is being constantly growing, according to the first national report on the Ecological Footprint of Russia prepared by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF)of Russia and the Global Footprint Network. The most favorable situation, according to experts, is in regions that possess a high level of biological capacity and good performance of the human development index. Murmansk region is in the list of such regions as well.

Posted by: 14 October 2014