Russian Geographical Society in Numbers
Did you know that the Russian Geographical Society was founded in the 19th century, in 1845? In 2018, one of the oldest geographical societies in the world will celebrate its 173 anniversary. There are more than 22, 000 members of the Russian Geographical Society in Russia and other countries. They are people of all ages and professions, united by love for geography and Russian nature, expeditions, travelling and new discoveries. There are regional branches of the Society in all 85 regions of the Russian Federation.