Ecosystem services in the far north regions (from the experience of «ethnoexpert») [article]

A. Chistiakov, D. Ryazantseva, "Арктика: история и современность", ежегодная международная научная конференция (3; 2018; Санкт-Петербург), "EthnoExpert", Екатерина Самыловская, Санкт-Петербургский политехнический университет Петра Великого, Сергей Кулик
The article is based on ecosystem service material research performed by "EthnoExpert". This analysis determines the benefits for the population and enterprises that the use of ecosystems provides. The research addresses the industrial development project implementation in the Murmansk oblast, the Nenets and the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. Ecosystem services were the focus in connection with preserving traditional nature management of indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North. There
more » ... the North. There were attempts to solve the problem of the industrial project negative impact on ecosystem services by paying subsidies to the local population. Sadly, they only had a short-term effect. It is possible to reach a positive result by coming to terms with regional and municipal administrations and developing plans for sustainable territory development. "EthnoExpert's" experience showed that assessing ecosystem services and considering the obtained data while implementing an industrial project, minimizes the negative impact on the social and environmental spheres. At the same time, there is no significant damage to the economic efficiency of the project.
doi:10.18720/spbpu/2/id19-127 fatcat:fuxn2csjevdmpknyyqe2lmnmme