- Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment
Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment of the Russian Federation Министерство природных ресурсов и экологии Российской Федерации Agency overview Formed May 28, 2008 Headquarters 4/6 Bolshaya Gruzinskaya Ulitsa, Moscow, Russia 123995 Agency executives Yuri Trutnev, Minister of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection
Rinat Gizatulin, Deputy Minister
Sergey Donskoy, Deputy Minister
Simon Levi, Deputy Minister
Vladimir Melnikov, Deputy Minister
The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment of the Russian Federation (Russian: Министерство природных ресурсов и экологии Российской Федерации) is a governmental agency within the Cabinet of Russia tasked with managing the country's natural resources and protecting the environment. The ministry is headed by Yuri Trutnev.
The ancestor of the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment is the State Mining and Geological Service, established by Peter the Great on October 2, 1700. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, the Ministry of Environment and the Ministry of Natural Resources were created on August 14, 1996. They were combined to form the Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment on May 28, 2008.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment is responsible for the creation and enforcement of policies and regulations dealing with the environment, including conservation, regeneration, forestry and wildlife protection. It is also responsible for the exploration, management and conservation of the country's natural resources, including the management of the water supply, mineral deposit development, and the exploration of the country's territory and continental shelf. Finally, the Ministry also is in charge of regulating industrial and energy safety, and monitors geological and earthquake activities.
- The Federal Service for the Supervision of Natural Resources
- Federal Agency for Subsoil Use
- Federal Water Resources Agency
- Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring
- Government of Russia
- Environment of Russia
- Environmental issues in Russia
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- ^ a b "Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation". http://enc.ex.ru/cgi-bin/n1firm.pl?lang=2&f=1245. Retrieved 2011-5-22.
- ^ (Russian)"Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology: structure and objectives". http://eco.rian.ru/documents/20081119/155453221.html. Retrieved 2011-5-22.
- ^ "Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Russian Federation". http://www.government.ru/eng/power/48/. Retrieved 2011-5-22.
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