Poloniny National Park LTSER - Slovakia

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Site Name
Poloniny National Park LTSER
Short name
Poloniny
Country
Slovakia
Site Manager
Keywords
Biosphere Reserve
European beech
grassland
MaB
Mountain hay meadows
socioecology
Site Description
The area is located in north-east of Slovakia on the border with Poland and the Ukraine, in Bukovské vrchy mountains which are part of the Carpathian mountain range. It has a highland to upland character. The study area is in Snina district within the Prešov region and is part of the National Park of Poloniny and East Carpathians Biosphere Reserve. It belongs to ŕemore wilderness areas in Slovakia, remote from industrial centres and with restricted accessibility. In the year of 1980-1986, 7 villages were removed as a result of construction of the water reservoir Starina. There are currently 10 villages within the study area.
Last modified
2020-09-02 10:09:26
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
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Geographic
Size
34191.00ha
Elevation (average)
700.00msl
Elevation (min)
240.00msl
Elevation (max)
1221.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
LTER Slovakia (LTER_EU_SK_010)This site is a verified "LTER Slovakia" member.
LTER EuropeThis site is a verified "LTER Europe" member.
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