Articles by Ekaterina Glebova

Green on Green: Shipping Threatens to Trouble Baltic Waters

A boom in infrastructure development at the head of the Gulf of Finland near St. Petersburg is causing stress to the environment and risk of ecological disaster.

Environmental Rescue: Civic Groups Ride to CitiesТ Rescue Ц on Bikes

Though some cities no longer suffer as they did in Soviet times from pollution caused by centrally located heavy industry, urban environments are still deteriorating thanks to vehicle exhaust, garbage and dwindling green spaces Чwhile civic groups are emerging as the primary force battling such problems.