Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Mongolia on protection and management of transboundary water.
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The Parties have agreed to cooperate in the following fields: (a) rational management and protection of transboundary water resources against exhaustion and pollution; (b) study of hydrochemical, hydrobiological and channel operation of waterbodies, water resources and quality thereof; (c) exchange of hydrological information and forecasting with a view of prevention of floods and negative consequences thereof; and (d) ensuring natural migration of fishes and other aquatic animals in transboundary water. Cooperation shall be carried out in the following forms: (a) joint water monitoring programmes; (b) distribution of water resources between the Parties; (c) exchange of information; (d) research; (e) exchange of experts; and (f) compliance of water quality indices with international standards.
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Entry into force notes
The Agreement enters into force from the date of the last notification on the fulfilment of the internal procedures required for its coming into force.
The present Agreement shall be valid for five years and it will be automatically extended for one or more five-year periods, unless a year before its expiry one of the Parties informs the other, in writing, of its decision to terminate it.
Соглашение между Правительством Российской Федерации и Правительством Монголии по охране и использованию трансграничных вод Улан-Батор, 11 февраля 1995 года.