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Seven Natural Wonders of Ukraine

The biosphere reserve Askania-Nova

Askania-Nova (Ukrainian: Асканія-Нова) is a biosphere reserve (sanctuary) located in Kherson Oblast, Ukraine, within the dry Taurida steppe near Oleshky Sands.

The reserve consists of the acclimatization zoo, arboretum and virgin steppe sanctuary(the last such area in Europe) and has total area of 825 km².

Askania-Nova

The Sea Eye in the Carpathian Mountains - The lake Synevyr

Lake Synevyr (Ukrainian: о́зеро Синеви́р) is the biggest lake in the Carpathian Mountains of Ukraine.
It is the part of the National natural preserve "Synevyr" which was established in 1989.

Scientists estimate that the lake appeared 10 thousands years ago.

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