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Volcanoes of Kamchatka
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Volcanoes of Kamchatka

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Wonder Type: Natural
Best of: Volcanos
Description:
This is one of the most outstanding volcanic regions in the world, with a high density of active volcanoes, a variety of types, and a wide range of related features. The six sites included in the serial designation group together the majority of volcanic features of the Kamchatka peninsula. The interplay of active volcanoes and glaciers forms a dynamic landscape of great beauty. The sites contain great species diversity, including the world's largest known variety of salmonoid fish and exceptional concentrations of sea otter, brown bear and Stellar's sea eagle.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Volcanoes of Kamchatka", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.