Atlas «Key nature territories of the ecological network of Kazakhstan part of Aral-Syrdaria basin”. WWF-Terra, 172 pp. In Russian
The first chapters of the Atlas is devoted to main characteristics of landscapes and ecosystems of the whole project area, it includes a set of maps with detailed legends and explanatory notes. The chapter is accomplished by an overview map of protected areas of different status of the Econet cluster in the limits of Kazakhstan part of Aral-Syrdaria basin.
The second chapter presents detailed maps of separate protected areas, designed of the base of satellite images. They present the relief of the territory, exact boundaries of the protected areas, and ranges of the most important “flagship” species of flora and fauna. Each map is accompanied by explanatory texts, which include brief information on the history of the PA’s establishment, variety of landscapes and ecosystems protected, nature conservation value of the territory, overview of biological diversity of the area and more detailed information on rare specials of plants and animals.
Released at December 2012
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