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Monographs and chapters from collective monographs
  1. Belchansky G.I. Arctic Ecological Research from Microwave Satellite Observations. CRC Press. Boca Raton, USA. 2004. 240 p.
  2. Shtilmark F.R. History of the Russian Zapovedniks. 1895-1995 (translation from Russian by G.H.Harper). Russian Nature Press. Edinburg, 2003. 340 pp.

List of articles in reviewed Russian (with English version) and foreign scientific journals for the period of 2002-2006
  1. Kuznetsova M. V., Kholodova M. V., Lushchekina A. A. Phylogenetic Analysis of Sequences of the 12S and 16S rRNA Mitochondrial Genes in the Family Bovidae: New Evidence Russian Journal of Genetics, 2002, vol. 38, no. 8, P. 942-950
  2. Tchabovsky A., Krasnov B. Spatial distribution of Psammomys obesus in relation to vegetation in the Negev desert of Israel Mammalia, 2002, 3, P.34-49.
  3. Belchansky G.I., Douglas D.C. Seasonal comparisons of sea ice concentration estimates derived from SSM/I, OKEAN, and RADARSAT data. Remote Sensing of Environment, Elsevier Science. 2002. Vol. 81. P. 67-81.
  4. Rogovin K.A., Semenov D.V., Demography of translocated population of toad-headed agama Phrynocephalus guttatus in Southern Kalmykya. Russian Journal of Herpetology, 2002. vol. 9, N 2, P. 169-176.
  5. Meese R. J., Neronov V. M., Aleshnchenko G. M., Ruggiero M. Rapid acquisition and dissemination of standardized biological inventories from Russian biosphere reserves Biodiversity and Conservation, 2003, 12, P. 1421-1429.
  6. Milner-Gulland E.J., Bukreeva O.M., Lushchekina A. A., Coulson T., Kholodova M.V., Bekenov A.B., Grachev Yu.A, Reproductive collapse in saiga antelope harems. Nature, 2003. 422, P. 135.
  7. Magomedov M.D., Akhmedov E., Wall W.A., Subbotin A.E. Current Status and Population Structure of Argalis (Ovis ammon L., 1758) in Central Asia. Beitrage zur Jugd- und Wildforschung, Bd. 28 (2003). 151 - 163.
  8. Arylov Y., Badmaev V., Bekenov F., Chimeg J., Entwistle A., Grachev A., Lhagvasuren B., Lushchekina A., Mallon D., Milner-Gulland E. J., Ukrainsky V. The saiga antelope - teetering on the brink but still cause for hope. Oryx, 2004. Vol. 38, No 3, P. 250-251.
  9. Belchansky, G.I., Douglas D.C., Platonov N.G. Duration of the Arctic sea ice melt season: Regional and interannual variability, 1979-2001. Journal of Climate, 2004. Vol. 17. P. 67-80.
  10. Belchansky G.I., Douglas D.C., Mordvintsev I.N., Platonov N.G. Estimating the time of melt onset and freeze onset over Arctic sea-ice area using active and passive microwave data. Remote Sensing of Environment, Elsevier Science. 2004. Vol. 92. P. 21-39.
  11. Belchansky G.I., Douglas D.C., Alpatsky I.V., Platonov N.G. Spatial and temporal multiyear sea ice distributions in the Arctic: A neural network analysis of SSM/I data, 1988-2001. Journal of Geophysical Research. 2004. Vol. 109, C10017, doi:10.1029/2004JC002388. P. 1-17.
  12. Elena B. Pospelova, Igor N. Pospelov, Alexander V. Zhulidov, Richard D. Robarts, Olga V. Zhulidova, Daniel A. Zhulidov and Tatyana Yu. Gurtovaya. Biogeography of the Byrranga Mountains, Taymyr Peninsula, Russian Arctic // Polar Record (2004), 40. . 327-344 Cambridge University Press.
  13. Copplestone D., Koulikov A.O., Semenov D.V., Radionuclide concentrations in reptiles on some polluted territories of Russia. Russian Journal of Herpetology 2005. Vol. 12, No. 2, 2005, P. 83 - 86
  14. Bobrov V.V. Independence of the Central Asian faunistic region (according to the distribution of lizards (Reptilia, Sauria)). Biology Bulletin, 2005. V.32. 6. P. 576-589.
  15. Belchansky G.I., Douglas D.C., Eremeev V.A., Platonov N.G. Variations in the Arctic's multiyear sea ice cover: A neural network analysis of SMMR-SSM/I data, 1979-2004. Geophysical Research Letters. 2005. Vol. 32, L09605, doi:10/1029/2005GL022395.
  16. Belchansky G.I., Douglas D.C., Platonov N.G. Spatial and temporal variations in the age structure of Arctic sea ice. Geophysical Research Letters. 2005. Vol. 32, L18504, doi:10/1029/2005GL023967.
  17. Neronov V. M., Khlyap L. A., Warshavsky A. A. Diversity of the Rodent Communities in the Turan Deserts. Integrative zoology, 2006. V. 1. 4. P. 182-191.
  18. M.V. Kholodova, E.J. Milner-Gulland, A.J. Easton, L. Amgalan, Iu.A. Arylov, A. Bekenov,Iu.A. Grachev, A.A. Lushchekina, O. Ryder Mitochondrial DNA variation and population structure of the Critically Endangered saiga antelope Saiga tatarica. Oryx, 2006. V. 40. 1. P. 103-107.
  19. Surget-Groba Y., Heulin B., Guillaume C.-P., Puky M., Semenov D., Orlova V., Kupriyanova L., Ghira I., Smajda B., Multiple origins of viviparity, or reversal from viviparityto oviparity? The European common lizard (Zootoca vivipara, Lacertidae) and the evolution of parity. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society , 2006.87, P. 1-11.
  20. Guillaume Cl. P., Heulin B., Pavlinov I. Y., Semenov D. V., Bea A., Vogrin N., Surget-Groba Y., Morphological variations in the common lizard, Lacerta (Zootoca) vivipara. Russian Journal of Herpetology 2006. 13, 1, P. 1-10

Best publications for 1997 - 2002
  1. Lushchekina A.A., Dulamtseren S., Amgalan L., Neronov V.M. The status and prospects for conservation of the Mongolian saiga (Saiga tatarica tatarica) population Oryx, 1999, 3, 21-30.
  2. Belchansky G.I., Douglas D.C. Classification methods for monitoring Arctic sea-ice using OKEAN passive/active two-channel microwave data. Remote Sensing of Environment, Elsevier Science. 2000. Vol. 73. 3. P. 307-322.

List of articles in other Russian (with English version) and foreign scientific journals
  1. Kapitanova D.V., Lopatin A.V., Subbotin A.E. Taxonomic status of wild sheep: craniometric data. Proceedings of the Institute of biology, Mongolian Academy of Sciences. 2005, No 25, pp. 169-173.
  2. Neronov V.M., Luschekina A.A. Areal of Rhombomys opimus (Licht, 1823) in Mongolia. Mammalogical studies in Mongolia and its adjacent territories. Ulaanbaatar. 2003, 102-110
  3. Sorokin P.A., Kirilyuk V.E., Luschekina A.A., Kholodova M.V., Jiang Jiang, Li Chuvang. Analysis of polymorphism in control region of mitochondrial DNA of Mongolian dzeren (Procapra gutturosa Pallas, 1777) Proceedings # 25 of the 40th anniversary of Institute of Biology, Mongolian academy of Sciences, Ulaanbaatar. Ulaanbaatar: 2005. 174-180.
  4. Syroechkovski E.E. Section "Wild Reindeer" in the article of K .Klokov. Reindeer Husbandry in Russia. ,// In: Sustainable Reindeer Husbandry, Arctic Council 2000-2002. Tromso, Norway, pp.58-65 (in English)
  5. Kolodova M/V., Luschekina A.A., Neronov V.M., Amgalan L., Nyambayar B., Milner-Gulland E. J. Genetic variety of Mongolian saiga (Saiga tatarica mongolica). Mammalogical studies in Mongolia and its adjacent territories. Ulaanbaatar. 2003, 159-162
  6. Kholodova M.V., Ryabinina O.M., Luschekina A.A., Kirilyuk V.E., Neronov V.M. Preliminary results of genetic analysis of the northern population of Mongolian dzeren (Procapra gutturosa Pallas, 1777). Mammalogical studies in Mongolia and its adjacent territories. Ulaanbaatar. 2003, 163-169
  7. Arylov Yu. N., Lushchekina A. A., Neronov V. M. Sharing experience between Russia and Mongolia in saving the endangered saiga antelope (Saiga tatarica tatarica and S. t. mongolica) Ecosystems of Mongolia and frontier areas of adjacent countries: natural resources, biodiversity and ecological prospects. Proceedings of international conference, Ulaanbaatar, September 5-9, 2005. Ulaanbaatar, 2005. 242-245.
  8. Arylov Yu., Lushchekina A., Neronov V. The saiga antelope in the drylands of Russia and how to ensure its sustainable future Combating desertification. UNESCO-MAB Drylands Series. Proceedings of the International workshop on traditional knowledge and modern technology for sustainable management of dryland ecosystems (Elista, Kalmykia, June 23-27, 2004). UNESCO, Paris: 2005. V. 4. 163-166.
  9. Badenkov Y., Bolshakov V., Narozhniy Y., Timoshok E., Yashina T., Zateev V. Russian Federation: Katunskiy biosphere reserve and natural world heritage site Global change research in mountain biosphere reserves: Rpoc. Of the Intern. Launchig Workshop Entlebuch Biosphere Reserve, Switzerland, 10-13 Nov., 2003 /Ed. C. Lee et al.- Paris, 2004, 65-84.
  10. Belchansky G.I., Douglas D.C., Mordvintsev I.N., Platonov N.G. Estimating the time of melt onset and freeze onset over Arctic sea-ice areas using active and passive microwave data. Proceedings for the First International Conference Studying Land Use Effects in Coastal Zones with Remote Sensing and GIS. Istanbul Technical University, Turkey. 2003. P. 438-446.
  11. Ilyashenko V. Yu. Downy plumages of Anseriformes. Casarca. English supplement 1. 2006. P.53 - 67.
  12. Ilyashenko V.Yu. Whaling diplomacy: to catch or not catch? Northern expanses. 1-2. 2004. P. 18 -24.
  13. Jeffries M.O., Morris K., Kozlenko N. Ice characteristics & processes, and remote sensing of frozen rivers and lakes. In: "Remote sensing in Northern Hydrology: Measuring Environmental Change. Geophysical Monograph 163". Ed. Duguay C.R. and A. Pietroniro. American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC. 2005. P. 63-90.
  14. Kondratyev A.V., Rozenfeld S. B. Feeding ecology of white- fronted and emperor geese at South Chukotka // Abstracs of the 8-th International meeting of the goose specialists groups, Odessa (Ukraine), 2004. P.67-70.
  15. Lushchekina A. A. Saiga conservation efforts Gnusletter. 2003, 22, 1, 15-17.
  16. Lushchekina A. A. Saiga's. Wat kunnen dierentuinen doen? Bijdorp blad. 2003, 1, 20-21
  17. Lushchekina A. A., Neronov V. M. Saiga Wildlife Spectacles, CEMEX, 2003, 143-144
  18. Lushchekina A., Struchkov A The saiga antelope in Europe Russian Conservation News, 2002, 29, 26-28
  19. Milner-Gulland E. J., Lushchekina A. A. Recommendations for saiga conservation action Gnusletter, 2002, 20, 4-7
  20. Neronov V. M. Capacity building in Natural Reserves of Russian Federation The 7th Meeting of UNESCO-MAB East Asian Biosphere Reserve Network (EABRN - 7) Capacity Building for Sustainable Management of East Asia Biosphere Reserves, Vladivostok, 2002, 113-117
  21. Neronov V. M. Features of dryland rehabilitation in the Republic of Kalmykia, Russia - Observation in the Chernye Zemli Biosphere Reserve and the adjacent territory Rehabilitation of degraded drylands and biosphere reserves. International workshop on combating desertification, Aleppo, Syria, May 2-3, 2002. UNESCO-MAB Drylands Series, 2003, 2, 66-68
  22. Neronov V. M. National report of Russian Federation at the EABRN-8 meeting Proceedings of the 8th meeting of UNESCO/MAB East-Asian Biosphere Reserve Network. Hustai-Nuruu BR, 2003. UNESCO, Ulaanbaatar, 2005. 13-19.
  23. Neronov V. M. Russian Federation: The country report The 7th Meeting of UNESCO-MAB East Asian Biosphere Reserve Network (EABRN - 7) Capacity Building for Sustainable Management of East Asia Biosphere Reserves, Vladivostok, 2002, 36-41
  24. Neronov V. M., Lushchekina A. A. Report of the Russian MAB Committee on activities in 2003-2005 Proceedings of the 9th meeting of UNESCO/MAB East-Asia Biosphere Reserve Network. Seoul. 2005. UNESCO, Seoul: 2005. 138-159.
  25. Neronov V.M., Lushchekina A. A. Transboundary cooperation in Daurian steppes. Ecosystems of Mongolia and frontier areas of adjacent countries: natural resources, biodiversity and ecological prospects Ecosystems of Mongolia and frontier areas of adjacent countries: natural resources, biodiversity and ecological prospects. Proceedings of international conference, Ulaanbaatar, September 5-9, 2005. Ulaanbaatar: 2005. 448-451.
  26. Poliyakova O.V., Mndgojan R.R., Khruchsheva M.L., Ilyashenko V.Yu., Lebedev A.T. Environmental applications of GC-GC-MS for the analyses of super complex mixtures of organic pollutans. Proc. VI Congress International du GRTTEE Aix-les-Bains, 2005. P.32.
  27. Poliyakova O.V., Yliashenko V.Yu., Lebedev A.T.GC-GC-MS Study of Contamination of Gray Whales. 53 American Society for Mass Spectrometry Conference, San-Antonio, Texas, 2005. p. A051050.
  28. Pospelov I.N. [Locality Report of Arctic Breeding Conditions] Fomich River middle reaches, Anabar plateau, Russia (71?40'N, 108?15'E) // Arctic Birds: Newsletter of International breeding conditions survey. 6, 2004. p. 11-12.
  29. Pospelov I.N. [Locality Report of Arctic Breeding Conditions] Kotuy River lower reaches, Russia (71?40'N, 102?33'E) // Arctic Birds: Newsletter of International breeding conditions survey. 7, 2005. p. 16.
  30. Pospelov I.N. [Locality Report of Arctic Breeding Conditions] Ledyanaya Bay of Taimyr Lake, central Taimyr Peninsula, Russia(74?26'N, 99?43'E) // Arctic Birds: Newsletter of International breeding conditions survey. 7, 2005. p. 14-15.
  31. Pospelov I.N. [Locality Report of Arctic Breeding Conditions] Lukunskaya River, lower reaches, Taimyr, Russia (72? 31' N, 105? 03' E)// Arctic Birds: Newsletter of International breeding conditions survey. Newsletter, 4, 2002. p. 11.
  32. Pospelov I.N. [Locality Report of Arctic Breeding Conditions] Malaya Balakhnya River, lower reaches, Taimyr, Russia (72? 48' N, 105? 02' E)// Arctic Birds: Newsletter of International breeding conditions survey. Newsletter, 4, 2002. p. 10-11.
  33. Rogacheva E.V. Enets. Encyclopedia of the Arctic. V.Nuttel. N. Y.-London. 2005. P.561-564.
  34. Rogacheva E.V. Khatanga river. Encyclopedia of the Arctic. V.Nuttel. N. Y.-London. 2005. P. 1082-1083.
  35. Rogacheva E.V. Khatanga. Encyclopedia of the Arctic. V.Nuttel. N. Y.-London. 2005. P. 1081-1082.
  36. Rogacheva E.V. Yenisey river. Encyclopedia of the Arctic. V.Nuttel. N. Y.-London. 2005. P. 2212-2214.\
  37. Rozenfeld S.B e. all., Monitoring and breeding ecology of arctic birds of Medusa bay Taimir, Russia. 2003. WIWO report - 78. P.80.
  38. Rozenfeld S.B. Some special features of distribution and geese feeding ecology in season with very low lemmings density in N-W Taimir // Proceedings of the International Symposium "Modern state of populations, bioresources management and conservation of goose-like birds in North Eurasia'. M. 2003. pp.156-158.
  39. Semenov D.V., 2005. Herpetological studies in Mongolia: the th century and prospect of new stage. Ecosystems of Mongolia and frontier areas of adjacent countries: natural resources, biodiversity and ecological prospects. Proceedings of the International Conference. Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia), September 5-9, 2005. - Ulaanbaatar: Publishing House "Bembi San", 312-314.
  40. Semenov D.V., Thomas Ziegler - Die Amphibien und Reptilien eines Tieflandfeuchtwald-Schutzgebietes in Vietnam. Russian Journal of Herpetology (books review), 2003.v. 10, N 1, P. 85-86.
  41. Stone R.S., Douglas D.C., Belchansky G.I., Drobot S.D. Correlated Declines in Pacific Arctic Snow and Sea Ice Cover. Arctic Research of the United States. 2005. Vol. 19, Spring/Summer. P. 18-25.
  42. Syroechkovski, Jr., E. 2002. Analysis of the crash of Russian-Chinese goose populations at the end of the 20th century. - 23rd International Ornithological Congress. Abstract Volume, Beijing, China: 360.
  43. Syroechkovski, Jr., E.E. 2002. Distribution and population estimates of Swans in the Siberian Arctic in the 1990s. - E.C.Rees, S.L.Earnst and J.Coulson (Eds.). Proceedings of the Fourth International Swan Symposium, 2001. Waterbirds: 25, special publication 1: 100-113.
  44. Syroechkovskiy Jr. E.E.. 2006. The impact of indigenous people subsistence hunting on Russian Arctic duck populations. Abstracts of First Pan-European Duck Symposium, Kalo, Denmark: 78-79.
  45. Syroechkovskiy, Jr. E. 2005. The Spoon-billed Sandpiper on the edge: a review of breeding distribution, population estimates and plans for conservation research in Russia. Status and Conservation of Shorebirds in the East Asian-Australasian Flyway (Ph.Straw ed.). Proceedings of the Australasian Shorebirds Conference 13-15 December 2003, Canberra, Australia Wetlands International publication. International Wader Studies 17: 169-174.
  46. Tomkovich P.S., Syroechkovski, Jr., E.E., Lappo E.G., Zoeckler C. 2002. First indication of a Sharp population decline in Spoon-billed Sandpiper Eurynorhynchus pygmeus. - Bird Conservation International 12: 1-18.
  47. Ukraintseva V.V., Pospelov I.N. The First Data on the History and Evolution of the Plant Cover and Climate of the Northern Part of the Anabar Upland in the Holocene.// Modern problems of paleofloristics, paleophytogoegraphy and phytostratigraphy. Proceedings of the International paleobotanic conference. Isue 1. M., PK GEOS, 2005 (actually 2006), pp. 319-324.
  48. Volkov S.V. 2004. The hindlimb musculature of the true owls (Strigidae: Strigiformes): morphological peculiarities and general adaptation // Ornithology. Issue 31. M. pp. 154-174.