Scientists from Moscow state University assessed the extent of green areas in the cities of Russia.

this reports information journal mining. In the first place was Perm, where the share of green areas in the city is 73 percent. For comparison, in Moscow this figure is 66 percent.

the Study of green zones of cities made on the basis of satellite images with high spatial resolution and cartographic data of the geoportals. In the green area includes all undeveloped and unsealed asphalt square.

Scientists hope that their studies will allow to better plan the development of urban space and to undertake more activities in landscaping.