Institute of Applied Ecology of the North


Grigory N. Savvinov

Director , Doctor of Biological Sciences

Address: MIN (Mining Institute of the North), office 217, 43 Lenin Prospekt, Yakutsk,  677980  

Phone: 7(4112) 33-68-51, Fax : 7(4112) 33-68-49

E-mail : , ,

Institute of Applied Ecology of the North was opened in 1993 by the Decree of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences 03.02.1993 № 21. In order of the Academy of Sciences of Sakha (Yakutia ) of 08.11.1994 № 17 Institute of Applied Ecology of the North was admitted to the Academy of Sciences of Sakha (Yakutia). In order of the Government of the Russian Federation from May 8, 2007 № 575 the Institute was transferred to the Federal Agency for Education.

On the basis of the Order of the Ministry of Education 09.08.2011 number 155 was created a new separate division "Scientific Research Institute of Applied Ecology of the North", of the Federal State Autonomous Educational Institution of Higher Professional Education "M.K. Ammosov North- Eastern Federal University.”

Key research areas :

- Man-made environmental problems and human impact on the ecosystem of the North;

- The scientific basis for environmental monitoring and forecasting in intensive industrial development of the North;

- Problems of environmental regulation of natural resources and land reclamation in the North ;

- Paleoecology and evolution of the Late Cenozoic mammals of Yakutia.


Laboratory of Ecology and Geography of permafrost soils

Laboratory of Water Ecosystems

Laboratory of Environmental Regulation and Remediation

Laboratory of Applied Zoology and bio-indication

Laboratory of Physical and Chemical Methods of Analysis

Group of Ecological Mapping

Laboratory "Mammoth Museum"

Laboratory of Cryogenic Soil

International Common Use Center "Molecular Paleontology"