Breaking Fresh Ground

Environmental History Takes to the Field

Febuary 11, 2014

Environmental Historian Nicholas Breyfogle is part of a new network of cross-disciplinary, transnational researchers who, this past August, embarked upon the first leg of a challenging, far flung adventure.

Over the next three years, they will explore three of the most interesting ecological and human sites in the former Soviet Union: the Solovetskie Islands, Chernobyl and Lake Baikal.

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Tags: energy, environment