Modern Urbanization in the Saratov Region

Saratov region is one of the highly urbanized regions in Russia, 75% of the population as of 2014 live in urban areas of the region. Urbanization in the region, following the all-Russian trend, has passed all stages. From the initial stage of large city urbanization to reurbanization with stabilization of population of large cities and their renewed development. Saratov agglomeration has formed and developed. Processes of suburbanization, and gentrification found its development in the region. Significant shifts are taking place in the schemes of intraurban settlement.

The Effect of the Second City in the Economic Development of the Subjects of Russia in the Volga Economic Region

The evaluation of the contribution of the second city of the subjects ofRussia in the Volga economic region in industrial production. Defines the role of second cities in the development of the region.

GIS Technologies as a Tool of Regional Features of Geoeclogical Risks Identification and Geoecological Monitoring Organization (Saratov Region as an example)

The analysis of regional factors of Saratov region geoecologial risk of oil-fields exploitation was made. Also possibilities of geoecological monitoring with GIS technology using were analyzed.

Characterization of Anomalous Precipitation and their Genesis in June 2013 and 2014 in Saratov

Circulation processes during the formation of anomalous precipitation in June 2013 аnd 2014, which identified a high yield of grain crops in the Saratov region, are analyzed.

Possibilities of GIS-technologies and Cartographical Visualization Using for Solving the Problems of Solid Waste Utilization in the Saratov Region

The article shows the situation with the utilization of solid waste (SW) in the Saratov region. The role of cartographic support in the organization of solid waste landfills and dumps monitoring in the Saratov region is shown. Reviewed and expanded perspectives and possibilities of utilization and recycling of solid waste in the Saratov region.

Oncological and Geographical Research in Saratov: Results and Prospects

The article shows the experience of urboecologists and oncologists coworking to introduce new methods of detection and prevention of malignant neoplasms in Saratov on the basis of complex geoecological researches using GIS-technologies. Also the structure and content of cartographic databases of specialized medical and geographic GIS, which allows creating carcinogenic situation maps, making screening researches and developing recommendations for oncologists and other medical specialties on the basis of there are considered.

Some Challenges in Provision of Safety of Human Resources in Saratov Region

Studies of demographic structure of population, migration patterns, intraregional differences in population age structure, and tracking of socio‑economic rating of the region provide a basis to conclude that the is an emerging labor resource problem, define its causes, and solutions to labor resource security.

The Detection of Potential Tourist Brands as an Element of the Positioning of the Territory (the Example of Saratov and the Saratov Region)

The article presents results of the opinion polls of Saratov residents to detect potential tourist brands of Saratov and the Saratov region. The most attractive symbols of the city and the region were identified based on its. Also in the article there is the positioning of the three most popular symbols. In conclusion the authors indicate the most appropriate image of Saratov and the Saratov region for their promotion on the tourist market.

Research of the Atmospheric Circulation in the Atlantic-Eurasian Sector of the Hemisphere on the Background of these Climatic Changes in the Summer (for Example July)

In the present article explores the nature of the circulation in the Atlantic-Eurasian sector of the hemisphere at the average level of the tro­posphere. The change of the pressure field at 500 hPa is observed in natural climatic periods of state the earth’s climate system. Shown the role of circulation in the formation of regional climate in the summer.


Principles of Complex Mathematical and Cartographical Models Creation (with Areal Anamorphoses, Characterized Social Characteristics of Sovetskiy Municipal District of Saratov Region as an Example)

The article shows the methodic of areal anamorphose creation, characterizing the distribution of educational institution students by district municipalities of Sovetskiy municipal district.