18/04/2012 Barents Ecology Film FestivalBarents Ecology Film Festival (BEFF) will take place in April, 18-22, 2012, in Petrozavodsk, Russia. BEFF will become the center of ecology-focused life of the Barents Region, which will promote further cooperation between the countries.
20/09/2010 International scientific conference We invite you to participate in the International scientific conference ”Protected areas in XXI century: modern state and perspectives of development“ dedicated to the 20-th anniversary of Vodlozero National Park.
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27 January 2009
Exhibition "Sky and Land of Vodlozero"
On 3rd of February 2009 will be official opening of the exhibition "Sky and Land of Vodlozero".
27 January 2009
Wide Nature
Information about national park "Vodlozersky" on Wide Nature web page.
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озеро в лесу/lake in the forest
The park takes next to all the catchment basin of the lake Vodlozero and river Ileksa the area of which amounts to 5,2 thousand of square km.
In the basin of the river Ileksa there are 407 reservoirs with the general size of 122 square km. All the lakes originate from the glacial period. Their kettles are not deep, saucer-formed, bottoms are flat and covered by thick silts.
Vodlozero Lake
is the largest reservoir of the park with the size of 358 square km. The general length of the meandering shoreline makes up to 232 km, and including islands its 446 km. There are about 196 islands in the lake. The lake dates back to the glacier period and is noted for its shallowness, the maximal depth is 18 meters, and the average is 4 meters only.
Weather forecast
Ясно Возможен дождь day: +4
night: -1
Малооблачно Без осадков day: +12
night: -1
Малооблачно Без осадков day: +14
night: +7

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