Bulletin AB RGS publishes scientific and popular scientific articles devoted to geographical, geological, ecological, biogeographical research, natural geography education and local history involving the activities of the Russian Geographical Society. The journal is published in Russian, but since 2014 each paper has been accompanied by output data and an abstract in English.

The journal was founded in 1961. It is included in the catalogue of Rospechat and Russian Science Citation Index (http://elibrary.ru/title_about.asp?id=53271); registration certificate is issued by mass media of Russia (ПИ № TУ22-00534) and its international registration number is ISSN (2410-1192). Up to 2015, the frequency of publication was 1 issue per year, from the year 2015 – 4 issues per year.

The journal editor is a Chairman of the Altai Regional Branch of the RGS, Director of the Institute for Water and Environmental Problems of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Dr. Sci. in Geography, Professor Yuri I. Vinokurov (Barnaul, Altai Krai, Russia). The editorial board consists of leading scientists from Russia, Mongolia, Kazakhstan and Germany in the field of Geography, Geology and Ecology of Siberia and Central Asia.

Starting in 2013, all issues of the journal are freely available on the website of Scientific electronic library eLIBRARY.RU (http://elibrary.ru/contents.asp?titleid=53271) (in Russian).