Transactions (Doklady) of the Russian Academy of Sciences/Earth Science Section, 2013, V 449, N 2.

Part 1. Geology 

The Formation of Black Shale Deposits in the Southern Environs 
of the Siberian Platform 
(Kodaro–Udokanskaya and Tallai–Karalonskaya Zones) 
B. N. Abramov 
p. 371   

Age and Tectonic Position of the Ulkan Group, 
the Stratotype of the Upper Karelian
in Eastern Siberia and the Far East 
A. M. Larin, A. B. Kotov, E. B. Sal’nikova, 
V. A. Glebovitskii, S. D. Velikoslavinskii, 
S. Z. Yakovleva, and I. V. Anisimova 
p. 375   

Prospects of Large-Scale Noble Metal Mineralization 
in the Upper Selemdzha Minerogenic Zone
(by the Example of the Malomyr and 
Sagur–Semertak Ore Clusters) 
A. V. Melnikov, S. G. Agafonenko, I. V. Babichev, 
Yu. G. Piskunov, and V. G. Moiseenko 
p. 380   

Evidence of Ancient Earthquakes in the 
Alluvial Deposits of Katun River
(Uimon Depression, Gorny Altai) 
E. V. Deev, I. D. Zol’nikov, S. V. Gol’tsova, 
G. G. Rusanov, A. A. Emanov, and S. A. Gus’kov 
p. 386   

Seismogeodynamics in the Kaa-Khem Fault Zone 
(Southeastern Tuva) in 1905–2012 
A. A. Nikonov 
p. 392   

Part 2. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Oceanology, Geography Correlation between the Stress-Strain State of the Earth’s Crust in the Eastern Caspian Region and Zones of Earthquake Source Generation L. I. Lobkovskii, I. A. Garagash, and A. V. Dubovskaya p. 397 Interaction of Seismic Waves with Zones of Concentration of Initial Stresses E. V. Lys, E. I. Romenskii, V. A. Cheverda, and M. I. Epov p. 402 Oxygen Isotope Composition of Water and Snow–Ice Cover of Isolated Lakes at Various Stages of Separation from the White Sea A. P. Lisitzin, Yu. K. Vasil’chuk, V. P. Shevchenko, N. A. Budantseva, E. D. Krasnova, A. N. Pantyulin, A. S. Filippov, and Ju. N. Chizhova p. 406 Associations of Microalgae in Bottom Sediments of Marginal Filters Areas (White Sea Bays) E. A. Novichkova and E. I. Polyakova p. 413 Molecular–Structural Analysis of the Cu (II) Ion in Ordinary Chernozem: Evidence from XANES Spectroscopy and Methods of Molecular Dynamics T. M. Minkina, A. V. Soldatov, G. V. Motuzova, Yu. S. Podkovyrina, and D. G. Nevidomskaya p. 418 The First Find of Visible Gold in Ferromanganese Crusts of the Pacific Ocean E. V. Mikhailik, A. I. Khanchuk, P. E. Mikhailik, N. N. Barinov, and N. V. Zarubina p. 422 Synchronous Variations in the Earth’s Magnetic Field and Groundwater Level V. V. Adushkin, A. A. Spivak, E. M. Gorbunova, S. A. Ryabova, and V. A. Kharlamov p. 427 Blockings in the Northern Hemisphere and Euro-Atlantic Region: Estimates of Changes from Reanalysis Data and Model Simulations I. I. Mokhov, M. G. Akperov, M. A. Prokofyeva, A. V. Timazhev, A. R. Lupo, and H. Le Treut p. 430 Reconstruction of the Relative Level of the White Sea during the Holocene on the Karelian Coast near Engozero Settlement, Northern Karelia V. V. Kolka, O. P. Korsakova, T. S. Shelekhova, N. B. Lavrova, and Kh. A. Arslanov p. 434 The Unified Accumulation–Ablation Field on Glaciers of the Northern Hemisphere V. M. Kotlyakov, N. M. Zverkova, T. E. Khromova, and L. P. Chernova p. 439 Age and Material Sources of Lithium–Fluorine Granites of the Far East (U–Pb and Lu–Hf isotope data) V. I. Alekseev, Yu. B. Marin, I. N. Kapitonov, and S. A. Sergeev p. 444 Platinum Potential of the Stanovaya Metallogenic Zone (Far East, Russia) A. V. Mel’nikov, D. V. Yusupov, and V. G. Moiseenko p. 447 Conditions of Crystallization of Dunite from the Nizhnii Tagil Platinum-Bearing Ultrabasic Massif (Urals) V. A. Simonov, V. N. Puchkov, V. S. Prikhod’ko, S. I. Stupakov, and A. V. Kotlyarov p. 451 Signs of Participation of Uranyl-Fluorides in the Formation of Rich Uranium Ores of the Streltsovskoe-Type Deposit, Eastern Transbaikalia G. A. Shatkov and P. M. Butakov p. 455 Experimental Approbation of the Method for Increasing the Accuracy of an Underwater Object Positioning System V. A. Akulichev, Yu. N. Morgunov, A. A. Golov, A. A. Azarov, and M. S. Lebedev p. 460 Multiple Waves and the Lunar Core O. B. Khavroshkin and V. V. Tsyplakov p. 464 Role of Global Biological Filters in Geochemical Migration of Trace Elements in the Ocean: Comparative Estimation L. L. Demina and A. P. Lisitzin p. 469