Friday, March 1, 2013

Travelbug Friday: Eastern Mongolia

It is, by many accounts, one of the least-visited places on earth, home of Lake Buir (Buir Nuur):

The Dornod Steppe:

And the Numrug Strictly Protected Areas:

Located along the border through the western region of Hyangan Mountain range, this protected area of 311,200Ha was established in 1992 in order to protect the forest area, animal and plant species of Hyangan mountain range and the water shed that is found in this area. Numerous rare and endangered animal species such as; Ussuri Moose, Manchurian mole, otter, brown bear and bird species such as wild duck, eagles, falcons, cranes and condors can be spotted here.

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