The region is geographically surrounded by 4 seas: the Norwegian Sea to the West, the Barents Sea, the White Sea and the Karskoe Sea to the North.
The Barents region (Also the Barents and the Euro-Arctic region) is the territories located in the northern part of Europe, mainly to the North from the Arctic circle, around the Barents Sea, which were united in the international organization on the 11th of January of 1993 with the aim of developing of the international cooperation.
Pechora and Dina are the largest rivers, Onega and Ladoga lakes are the largest lakes. 75% of this territory is located in Russia.
The largest city of the Barents region is Arkhangelsk with the population of 350 000 people.