Lower Smotrych River

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Lower Smotrych River

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    1,480 ha
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  • Coordinates: 
    48°34'N 26°36'E
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Lower Smotrych River. 29/07/04; Khmelnytska Oblast; 1,480 ha; 48°35'N 026°36'E. National Park. Canyon and delta areas of the Smotrych River upstream from its confluence with the Dniester River. Thanks to this combination of habitats, the site provides good conditions of reproduction for bats, birds of prey, waterbirds and fish species under international protection such as the Pond Bat, the Corncrake and the Black Sea Roach and presents rare and representative flora communities. Nature conservation activities and scientific research are carried out; leisure, fishing, hunting are regulated by the Podilski Tovtry National Park. National Park website: www.tovtry.km.ua. Ramsar site no. 1401. Most recent RIS information: 2003.

Administrative region: 
Khmelnytska Oblast

  • National legal designation: 
    • National Park
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Ramsar Information Sheet (RIS)