26 March 2019An underwater source of hydrocarbons is detected in the Persian Gulf
When analyzing results of oil spill monitoring in the Persian Gulf with synthetic aperture radars (SAR) carried out in 2017-2018, oil slicks related to natural seepage, were found.
28 December 2018Image of the Week: Сoloring of the Arctic
The images received on August 16, 2017 from SPOT 7 satellite shows the Barents Sea coast and Kildin Island (Murmansk region, Russia).
21 December 2018Image of the Week: Uray
The image received on July 25, 2018 from WorldView-2 satellite shows Uray — town in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area of Russia with a population of more than 40 thousand people.
14 December 2018Image of the Week: Bolshoy Irgiz River
The image received on December 1, 2018 from WorldView-3 satellite shows the territory of the Pugachev and Krasnopartizansky Districts of the Saratov Region and the Bolshoy Irgiz River — the left tributary of Volga.
07 December 2018Image of the Week: Northern and Southern Baikal
The images received from SPOT 6-7 satellite in 2017-2018 shows northern and southern parts of Baikal Lake.
28 November 2018Image of the Week: The Khatanga Bay
The archival image received on July 16, 2016 from SPOT 7 satellite shows the Kozhevnikov Bay — part of the water area of the Khatanga Bay, Laptev Sea.
20 November 2018Underwater natural source of hydrocarbons in the Barents Sea detected
In October 2018, based on processing the results of the monitoring of the Barents Sea, numerous oil slicks were detected on the sea surface in the Norwegian waters; they were interpreted as manifestations from natural oil sources.