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Krasnoyarsk "Columns" apply for inclusion in objects of UNESCO


The national natural park "Columns" – a sight of Krasnoyarsk Krai – applies for inclusion in the list of biospheric wildlife reserves of UNESCO. As the director of the reserve Valery Scherbakov has reported on August 14 at a press conference, the national natural park "Columns" applies for inclusion in the list of biospheric wildlife reserves of UNESCO. The Krasnoyarsk columns are located in a northwest part of East Sayan Mountains. Height of rocks reaches 60-90 m, and age of the most ancient rocky educations – about 600 million years. The reserve was founded in 1925 for preservation of natural complexes around picturesque rocks – siyenitovy ostanets who have been given own names: Grandfather, Golden eagle, Feathers, Loafs, Mansky woman, Chinese wall, Fortress and many others. By 2020 the security territory will change the status for national park and will be called "The Krasnoyarsk columns", TASS reports. Photo: Google.Images to Share: reserve Krasnoyarsk object wildlife reserve columns of UNESCO

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