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Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
Protected areas in the Balkans
Southeast Europe boasts a wide variety of landscapes, ecosystems and endemic species. What is unusual is that such valuable areas, which fully deserve protection, should often be located in two or more jurisdictions, as is the case here.