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Zaamin National Park

Zaamin National Park
Map of Uzbekistan
Location Jizzakh Province, Uzbekistan
Nearest city Zaamin
Coordinates

39°36′47″N 68°30′04″E / 39.613°N 68.501°E / 39.613; 68.501Coordinates: 39°36′47″N 68°30′04″E / 39.613°N 68.501°E / 39.613; 68.501[1]

Area 156 km2 (60 sq mi)
Established 1926

Zaamin National Park (Jizzakh Province) is the oldest nature preserve in Uzbekistan, created in 1926 as Guralash Nature Preserve on the northern slopes of the western part of Turkestan Range, in the valleys of the rivers Kulsoy, Guralash, Baikungur, and Aldashmansoy. Total area is 156 km2 (60 sq mi). Elevations from 1,700 m (5,600 ft) (in the Guralash valley) to 3,571 m (11,716 ft) (Guralash Peak).

See also

  • Zaamin Park photos
  • Zaamin Park: General information (Russian).

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