Kamchatka regional youth public organization "Center for Youth Research and volunteer activity" was established to:

- promote the creative professional employees of scientific, educational and socio-cultural sphere, focused on involvement of  Kamchatka  youth  in research and volunteer  activity;

- create conditions for the implementation of youth programs of research in the form of the field schools, and volunteer actions of different levels and scale;

- promote the conservation of unique natural and cultural sites of Kamchatka in their ecological interaction;

- support initiatives for youth and professional groups, corresponding to areas of work of the Centre and facilitate their implementation;

- increase the level of ecological culture of Kamchatka inhabitants.


Activity period of the Center: an initiative group from 2005, as a legal entity – since 12/08/2010

Number of participants in the projects of the Center: members - 19 people. Attracted volunteers - up to 50 people, annually.

Scope: environmental education, research in local history, ecology and environmental management.

The main areas of work: environmental, research, educational, social and cultural.

The target audience of completed projects: youth from 14 years (students of secondary schools, students, young professionals), volunteers of any age.

Sources of funding: founder's fees, membership fees, subsidies from the regional budget and Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky urban district for profiled camps projects, sponsorship funds, funds of partner organizations.


Agency for Youth Policy of Kamchatsky Kray.

 Department of Social Development of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky urban district.


               Institute of Volcanology and Seismology, Far Eastern Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences.






            State Nature Biosphere Reserve "Komandorsky"





Natural Park  "Volcanoes of Kamchatka"


                          Cluster "Natural Park" Bystrinsky "








                     Cluster "Natural Park" Nalychevo "








                     73054606_5Cluster "Natural Park" Klyuchevskoy "








                     50008606_5  State Experimental Biology (salmon) "The Kol River " Refuge







73054406_5     Kamchatka Research Institute of Fisheries

and Oceanography