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Saturday, 21 May 2016 04:10

Altai Biosphere Conservation Area

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For the conservation of the Altai Mountains in the original purity and integrity and was established in 1932 Altay State Nature Reserve (AGPZ) on the right bank of Lake Teletskoye, Chulyshman River and its upper reaches. Two thirds of the territory is covered by alpine tundra, alpine, subalpine meadows. The remaining third - forests, formed mainly conifers - larch, cedar and fir.
Being at the crossroads of the mountain system of Altai, Kuznetsk Alatau, Western Sayan and Tuva, a protected area is a unique place for a variety of ecological communities, living organisms inhabiting them.

 

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  • Location: 649000 г. Горно-Алтайск, пер. Набережный, д. 1, а/я 91
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