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Shrenk River, German-Soviet Expedition, Taimyr, July 1989

Shrenk River, German-Soviet Expedition, Taimyr, July 1989

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Uploaded 09 Mar 2013 by Peter Prokosch
At this site on the bank of the Shrenk river, 1989 during the first German-Soviet biological expedition the idea of extending the Taimyr nature reserve toewards the North was born, which 1993 was followed by the establishment of the "great Arctic Rerserve" (Zapovednik). The Taimyr peninsular is covered by the most extensive and northernmost tundra habitats in Siberia. These enormous wetlands are used during the short Arctic summer (the picture is taken in early July) by millions of waterbird ...
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