Division for greenery works was established under Moscow state public institution “Direction of Department for Environmental Management and Protection” in order to perform the functions of creation and control over landscaping programs. Its responsibility includes the following functions: the formation, financing, and implementation of program activities for compensatory planting in Moscow. Compensatory planting is performed by territorial structures of administrative districts in accordance with established procedures.
Besides Moscow keeps an inventory and AIS “Register of greeneries”. According to Moscow Law No. 17 dated 05.05.1999 “On greenery protection” and the Rules of greenery creation, maintenance and protection, approved by Moscow City Government from 10.09.2002 under No. 743-PP, greeneries are subject to mandatory inventorying and registering with AIS “Register of greeneries”. The Department for natural resources management and environment protection is responsible for monitoring the data registration with the system and technical support of the information resource. Moscow state public institution “Direction of Department for Environmental Management and Protection” is responsible for information system “Register of greeneries” operating. The direction also monitors activities on forest management in the forest park areas of Moscow.