Izvestiya of Saratov University.
ISSN 1819-7663 (Print)
ISSN 2542-1921 (Online)


Geoecological Situation in Saratov and its Possible Impact on Cancer Incidence Population

The article deals with geoecological situation in Saratov in the first decade of the new century. Also in the article was estimated air pollution in the most dangerous pollutants, particularly affecting on cancer morbidity such as dust of different origin, formaldehyde, benzo (apirenom) phenol. Identification and localization of zones and areas with adverse environmental conditions is necessary for more rigorous, including screening observations on the development of the carcinogenic situation and correcting regional cancer program

Petromagnetic and Thermomagnetic Characteristic of Soils in the Area of ?Oktyabrskiy? Landfill Waste Disposal (Saratov)

Investigations of the physical parameters (magnetic susceptibility, thermal-magnetic effect) and soil texture and soil in the area of the landfill waste disposal. Performed a preliminary assessment of technogenic pollution of soils and soil heavy metals and petroleum products.

Possibilities of Geomarketing to Determine the Optimal Location of the Banking Department (with the Branch Network of Sberbank, Saratov as an Example)

The article presents the practical implementation of geomarketing tools and GIS technologies in the search for ways to optimize, as well as more successful operation of the branches of PJSC Sberbank in Saratov.

Spatial Aspects and Principles of the Transformation of the Cultural Space of the City (on the Example of Saratov)

The spatial aspects of the formation of cultural space of the city according to the scheme «point-line-area» were examined. The main cultural line of Saratov was considered, some potential lines were revealed. The principles of formation of cultural space of the city were proposed. The role of citizens in maintaining a cultural space was examined.

Condition of a Level of Scrutiny Gulling in Territory of Saratov and Vicinities

On the basis of the analysis of the literature on studying gulling in territory of Saratov and vicinities the basic techniques and results of researches for more than 130-years period, and also directions of modern studying are noted. The modern level of a level of scrutiny gulling territories is certain. 

Sanitary Condition of the Gully System and the Problem of the Organization of Runoff from the City Territory of Saratov in the Late XIX Century

At the end of the 19th century the urban sanitary commission was created for the solution of problems of improvement in the territory of Saratov. In 1890 this commission made the inspection of Glebuchev ravine as zones of sanitary and ecological trouble. By results of researches health officers prepared the analysis of a condition of the territory and the recommendation on the improvement of Saratov. The expressed opinions differed significantly, and reflected the different views on the mechanism of improvement of the sanitary and hygienic situation.

Integrated Application of GIS Technology and Terrestrial Laser Scanning for the Investigation of Landslide Bodies (on the Example of a Landslide in the Oktyabrsky Gorge of the City of Saratov)

Currently the laser scanning method is increasingly used to record the effects of man-made accidents and natural disasters. At the same time, world practice and experience have shown that laser scan data can be used not only to inventory and refine the state of landslide bodies, but also to monitor and predict their development.

The Content of Mobile Forms of Heavy Metals in the Soils of the Botanical Garden of Saratov State University

The soil cover in the territory of the specially protected natural area «Botanical Garden of Saratov State University» is investigated. Based on the analysis of the concentration of mobile forms of heavy metals, the assessment of the current sanitary-hygienic and ecological-geochemical state of soils has been carried out. The excess of the maximum allowable concentration for nickel, copper and zinc has been established. 

The Content of Mobile Forms of Heavy Metals in Soils in the Territory of the Recreation Zone «Victory Park» (Saratov)

The soil cover in the territory of the large recreational zone «Victory Park», which performs environmental, memorial and educational functions, was studied. According to the analysis results of mobile forms of heavy metals concentrations the assessment of the current sanitaryhygienic and ecologic-geochemical condition of soils was carried out. An excess of the maximum permissible concentrations in most of the samples for nickel, lead, and copper was found.

Medico-geographical analysis of the incidence of colorectal cancer

The article discusses the issues of territorial prevalence of colorectal cancer in Saratov. A statistical analysis of morbidity and an oncogeographical analysis of urban landscape sites were carried out. The study of the regional features of the spread of this pathology, taking into account risk factors, will help in the development of the direction for the active search for patients.