Pantanal
The Pantanal is a vast wetland in South America, located in the Brazilian states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul, as well as neighboring countries - Paraguay and…

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Lake District
The Lake District is a nature reserve in the North-West of England, founded in 1951. The Lake District is located between the borders of Scotland, Northumberland, Durham, North Yorkshire and…

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Bohemian Paradise Reserve
The Bohemian Paradise is a nature reserve of 181.5 square kilometers located in the northeastern part of the Czech Republic between the cities of Turnov, Mnikhovo-Gradište and Jicin. Since 2005,…

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Monthly Archives: June 2019

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Krasnokutsky arboretum

Krasnokutsky arboretum is one of the oldest arboretums in Ukraine, whose history goes back over 200 years. Presumably founded in 1793. Located in a picturesque area of ​​the Kharkiv region on the outskirts of the village of Krasnokutsk in the village of Osnovintsy. Subordinate Krasnokutskoy station gardening. The park was laid by landowner Ivan Nazarovich Karazin, the brother of the founder of Kharkov University.

At first, the Krasnokutsky arboretum was a local architectural monument – the security number 717 of the List of Monuments, approved by the decision of the Kharkiv Regional Executive Committee of March 5, 1992. Continue reading

Kurgaldzhinsky reserve

Kurgaldzhinsky reserve – a picturesque nature conservation area in Central Kazakhstan. Extensive wetlands are habitats of curly and pink pelican, common flamingo, Savca and other rare birds. The history of the reserve began in 1968, and 50 years later, he and some other natural territories of Kazakhstan were included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.

The reserved lands occupy the south-west of the Tengiz-Kurgaldzhinsky depression and have an area of ​​5432 m². On them stretched the bitter-salty drainless lake Tengiz, flowing fresh-water lake Korgalzhyn, other lakes and extended marshes. Continue reading

Nature Reserve Mokolodi

The Mokolodi Nature Reserve is not large, but it is in a very convenient place for tourists – just 10 km from the capital of Botswana, the city of Gaborone. The reserve was opened in 1994; It is under the jurisdiction of the Mokolodi Wildlife Fund.

In total, the boundaries of the Mokolodi Reserve cover 30 km², which have space not only for African wildlife, but also a small artificial town of comfort and recreation – hotels and restaurants and excursion bureaus are created for tourists. The nature reserve Mokolodi, first of all, is famous for its population of rather rare white rhinos. Continue reading

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Interesting sights of the USA
The growth in the number of Russian tourists in the United States has reached 20% in six months and continues to grow. Lightweight visa regime, an increased number of flights…

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Natural Park Gorbea
The Gorbea Natural Park is spread in the northern part of Spain between the provinces of Biscay and Alava in an area of ​​200 km². It is fed by short,…

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Monument Valley
Monument Valley is a nature reserve park of the United States, the landscape of which is one of America’s business cards. The valley is a plateau of red earth with…

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Plant records
The smallest plant is considered to be a floating duck from Australian water bodies - its length is 0.6 mm and width is 0.33 mm, the weight of an individual…

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