Bay (part of Provideniya Bay (Providence Bay, Siberia)) in the northeastern part of the autonomous okrug, across the Bering Strait from Alaska, and very close to the International Date Line. Population: thumb left Location of Elgygytgyn Lake (Image:Elgygytgyn location.jpg) '''Lake El'gygytgyn''' (Chukchi (Chukchi language): Эльгыгытгын) is an impact crater lake located in the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug in north-east
, which are slowly being exploited, but much of the rural population survives on subsistence reindeer herding, whale hunting, and fishing. The urban population is employed in mining, administration, construction, cultural work, education, medicine, and other occupations. Transportation Chukotka is mostly roadless and air travel is the main mode of passenger transport. There are local permanent roads between some settlements, for example Egvekinot-Iultin (200 km). In the winter on the rivers are laid Winter roads which connect region settlements in a uniform network. In 2009, replacement of the emergency bridge through Loren River (Bridge through Loren) on constantly operating local road from Lavrentiya to Lorino (Lorino, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug) (40 km) became the main event of transport of Chukotka. The main airport is Ugolny Airport near Anadyr. Coastal shipping also takes place, but the ice situation is too severe for at least half the year. Administrative divisions thumb Districts of Chukotka. Chaunsky District and Anadyr town highlighted (File:Chukotka-Chaunsky rayon.PNG) *Chukotka Autonomous Okrug and Kamchatka Krai started using Magadan Time, thus eliminating Kamchatka Time (MSK+9 or UTC+12 without DST).
BBC News title What Abramovich may do with his money date 29 September 2005 accessdate 22 May 2010 first Will last Smale In 2004, Abramovich tried to resign from this position but was reappointed governor for another term by Vladimir Putin.In early July 2008 it was announced that President Dmitry Medvedev had accepted Abramovich's latest request to resign as governor of Chukotka, although his various charitable activities in the region would continue. In the period 2000–2006 the average salaries in Chukotka increased from about US$165 (€117 £100) per month in 2000 to US$826 (€588 £500) per month in 2006. *Chukotka Autonomous Okrug and Kamchatka Krai started using Magadan Time, thus eliminating Kamchatka Time (MSK+9 or UTC+12 without DST).
" 2.4 - 1994 align "right" 104 align "right" 1,153 align "right" 884 align "right" 269 align "right" 11.1 align "right" 8.5 align "right" 2.6 - 1995 align "right" 90 align "right" 935 align "right" 816 align "right" 119 align "right" 10.4 align "right" 9.1 align "right" 1.3 - 1996 align
"right" 81 align "right" 935 align "right" 816 align "right" 119 align "right" 11.5 align "right" 10.1 align "right" 1.5 - 1997 align "right" 75 align "right" 818 align "right" 598 align "right" 220 align "right" 10.9 align "right" 8.0 align "right" 2.9 - 1998 align "right" 70 align
*Chukotka Autonomous Okrug and Kamchatka Krai started using Magadan Time, thus eliminating Kamchatka Time (MSK+9 or UTC+12 without DST).
lines. Slavs (Slavic peoples) are overwhelmingly Orthodox Christian, Turkic (Turkic peoples) speakers are predominantly Muslim, and Mongolic peoples are Buddhists. Russia Russia had a significant whaling hunt of orcas and dolphins along with Iceland and Japan. In 1970 a study published by Bigg
and pagan rites, along with the major religions. Induction into religion takes place primarily along ethnic lines. Slavs (Slavic peoples) are overwhelmingly Orthodox Christian. Turkic speakers are predominantly Muslim, although several Turkic groups in Russia are not. *2003 &
of the brigade were scheduled to be established by August 1, 2000. AVN Military News Agency, 'Chief of Staff Supervising Marine Brigade formation', 5 June 2000 It was reported by ''Agenstvo Voyenniykh Novostyei'' (AVN) in June 2000 that the new brigade, which may have inherited the lineage of the 77th Motor Rifle Division, Agenstvo Voyenniykh Novostyei (AVN) - news agency in Moscow, Russia covering local society<
the ROC's hierarchy and personally Patrirch Alexy II for ecumenism, supporting democracy and misguided loyalty to the Russian secular authorities.
been a successful businessman (with links to Russian entrepreneurs in Siberia), having started off as a bulldozer driver in a gold mine in Chukotka (Chukotka Autonomous Okrug). Via Informacia He is the founder of ''Polyus Gold'', Russia's leading gold-mining company. http: www.polyusgold.com eng community history polyus founder Via Polyusgold Official Website '''Sirenik Yupik''',<
in Chukotka (Chukotka Autonomous Okrug) and Alaska, the aurora borealis is believed to be a special world inhabited by those who died by violence, the changing rays representing deceased souls playing ball with a walrus head. *Chukotka Autonomous Okrug and Kamchatka Krai started using Magadan Time, thus eliminating Kamchatka Time (MSK+9 or UTC+12 without DST).
'''Chukotka Autonomous Okrug''' (
The autonomous okrug's surface area is . The principal town (types of inhabited localities in Russia) and the administrative center is Anadyr (Anadyr (town)). The region is the most northeasterly region of Russia and, since the sale of Alaska to the United States (Alaska Purchase), has been the only part of Russia lying partially in the Western Hemisphere (east of the 180th meridian).
Elgygytgyn Lake, an impact crater lake, is located in Chukotka, as is the village of Uelen, the closest substantial Russian settlement to the United States.