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"Kotelsky", a reserve

Subject / Nature memorials

Kotelsky is a state nature complex reserve. It is located in the territory of the Kingisepp district and occupies the area of 12,1 thousand hectares (including 3 thousand hectares are lakes, 50 hectares are the water area of Gulf of Finland). It was founded with the decision of the Leningrad Region Executive Committee of 27 March 1976, No. 145, the decision of the Government of the Leningrad Region of 26 December 1996, No. 494 and the Governor of the Leningrad Oblast of 7 February 2004, No.43-pg. It is It is governed by the Government of the Leningrad Oblast, LOGU Administration “Rakovye lakes”. The purpose of the foundation are the saving of the diversity of the lignose, in particular oak forests near the north border of its area of distribution, the nature complexes of the old-age forests of the south subzone of the middle taiga, the natural complexes of the glacial landscape; the maintenance of the biological diversity, the saving of the rare kinds of plants and animals; the saving of the hydrological rate of the unique lake ecosystem. The territory of the reserve is pulled out on 30 kilometers towards south-west from central part of the Koporia Bay of Gulf of Finland. The part of the reserve which is bordered with Kopanskoe, Glubokoe, Babinskoe, Habolovo and Cudachie Lakes is hardly inhabited. In the territory of the reserve there is the Babino Village, the settlement by Kyamishi railway station; Peypiya, Bolshoe Stremlenie, Maloe Stremlenie, Zaozerie, Pyatchino, Kopanitsa, Verdiya, Karetino, Mattiya, Velikino, Elizavetino, Savikino, Habolovo, Poluchie Villages are directly bordered to it; the nearest population place is the Kotly Village that is located on 5 kilometers from the reserve.

Tripolskaya, Anna Aleksandrovna

Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Babino-1 Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Babino-2 Village
Topographical landmarks/Babinskoye Lake
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Bolshoye Stremleniye Village
Topographical landmarks/Glubokoye Lake (Deep Lake)
Topographical landmarks/Gulf of Finland, the
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Karetino Village
Topographical landmarks/Khabolovo Lake
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Khabolovo Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Kopanitsa Village
Topographical landmarks/Kopanskoye Lake
Topographical landmarks/Kopor'ye Bay, the
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Kotli Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Kyamishi Settlement, Railway Station
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Maloye Stremleniye Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Mattiya Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Peypiya Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Poluchye Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Pyatchino Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Savikino Village
Topographical landmarks/Sudachye Lake
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Velikino Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Verdiya Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Yelisavetino Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kingisepp District/Zaozerye Village


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Kingisepp District
KINGISEPP DISTRICT, a part of Leningrad Oblast. Population: 74,300, of which, 52,100 live in the adm. center Kingisepp Town. Area: 2842.1 sq. km. It has 191 rural settlements. It was established in 1927.It borders with Lomonosov, Volosovo, and... more

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