Russian public organization «Green patrol» has published «Environmental rating of subjects of the Russian Federation» by the end of spring 2017.
The rankings took into account such indicators as air, water, discharges and emissions as well as the government’s responsibility, the activity of public organizations and other criteria.
As reported by RT, a leader in the environmental wellbeing among 85 regions of Russia became the Tambov oblast. In the second place, the Republic of Altai, the third – Altai Krai. Followed by the Chuvash Republic and the Ulyanovsk region.
Moscow and St. Petersburg came in the top ten, finishing seventh and eighth lines of the list.
The rating of Leningrad (83rd place), Moscow (84) and Chelyabinsk (85-e a place).