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Photographs by Konstantin Mikhailov

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© 2000 Konstantin Mikhailov

The Siberian chipmunk is common in the taiga forests of the reserve.


© 2000 Konstantin Mikhailov

Ferns and moss thrive in the understory of taiga forests.



© 2000 Konstantin Mikhailov

A baby lynx waits for its mother to return from the hunt.


© 2000 Konstantin Mikhailov

Furugelm and Big Pelis are the largest of 11 islands protected in the zapovednik.


© 2000 Konstantin Mikhailov

Sea urchins and starfish inhabit the shallow waters of the reserve.


© 2000 Konstantin Mikhailov

Belolakaya Peak juts from the Great Caucasus Range.


© 2000 Konstantin Mikhailov

Conifer forests in the reserve are made up primarily of spruce and fir.


© 2000
Konstantin Mikhailov

Purple trefoil sways before the massive snow-covered peaks of the Dombai-Ulgen Mountain.

 


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