Identify Aral Sea
Winds blowing from the Black Sea causes Central Asia to have what type of climate?
During the Soviet Era, what was damaged because of disregard for the environment?
Overuse of what has polluted farmland and water in Russia?
During WWI, hardships led to worker strikes and protests which led to what?
What kind of economy does Turkmenistan have?
Much of Central Asia is prone to what because of tectonic activity?
Identify the Volga River
What mountains separate the Caspian Sea from the Black Sea?
Identify Ural Mountains.
Amu Dar’ya and Syr Dar’ya flow into what body of water?
Why does the interior of Russia have more extreme variations in temperature and less precipitation than Western Europe?
Where is Mt. Elbrus located?
What happened after the 1986 nuclear accident in the Soviet Union?
Agriculture is possible in Central Asia because of what?
Why did the Soviet Era leave a legacy of environmental pollution?
What type of biome is found in Russia’s subarctic?
What doe countries of Central Asia weave?
What leader of the Mongols invaded Central Asia?
Identify nuclear meltdown
Identify community-based demining
Identify Northern European Plain
Identify satellite countries
What type of climate is found along Russia’s northern border?
Identify landlocked countries.
Russia enlarged its territory and developed trade with Western Europe under whose reign?
What former Soviet Republic has high industrial pollution liked to increased infant mortality?
Despite small amounts of arable land, nearly half the workforce in Central Asia lives by doing what?
Where do many people continue to be killed or injured by old land mines?
Where is a place with a controversial nuclear power plant in an area prone to earthquakes?
Where is the most environmentally damaged land on Earth?
Identify Aral City
What country is still affected by radioactive material left at numerous Soviet-era nuclear bases?
Identify the importance of Chernobyl
What area is experiencing the effects of climate change?
Which area hold vast reserves of oil and natural gas?
Identify Lake Baikal.