"Economic Development and the Environment"
on the Sakhalin Offshore Oil and Gas Fields II

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Environmental Consciousness in Sakhalin:
Background and Views on the Sakhalin Offshore
Oil-Gas Development

Tsuneo Akaha and Anna Vassilieva


The Sakhalin Oil and Gas Projects

The Public Opinion Survey

Profile of Respondents
Impact Of Sakhalin Oil/ Gas Development
Impact of Sakhalin Citizens
Impact on Self
Impact on Sakhalin's International Relations
Participation in Civic Organizations
Participation in Nonoccupational Group/Organization
Organizational Ties Abroad
Funding Source
Size of Group/Organization
Benefits from Oil/Gas Development to Nonoccupational Group
Environmental Consciousness Raising
Impact of Civic Activity on Attitude toward Sakhalin Projects

Summary of Findings