SOVZOND's core activities supporting environmental management include:
- Landscape maps creation;
- Determination of areas which require protection;
- Environmental inventory and monitoring;
- Pollution control;
- Environmental baselines establishment;
- Environmental changes and factors causing or affecting the changes linkages identification and assessment of natural emergencies (fires, hurricanes, earthquakes, major avalanches and landslides) impact.
Delta of the Selenga River, the Baikal nature reserve, Buryatia (Landsat-8, 30 m resolution)