Слайд 3: Biosphere Reserve " Askania Nova ". research institution in the system of the National Academy of Agrarian Sciences of Ukraine, State Reserve, founded in 1874 by Frederick Faltz -Fein. Located in the town Askania Nova Chaplinsky district, Kherson region
Interesting fact: A huge number of constantly trying to buy animals from Askania Nova. The Chinese are sending requests over the marsh deer, the Germans and French are passionately dreaming to get a David deer. However, most affected Uzbekistan, which badly needs antelope. But in a strict reserve - you can only buy birds. A particular demand peacocks and crowned cranes.
Wildlife reserve steppe has retained its native fauna, with the exception of large mammals and birds. Here are typical inhabitants of steppe landscape: small gopher, steppe marmot, jerboa large hare, similar to mouse rodents, as well as medium and small predators: fox, steppe polecat.
Biosphere Reserve " Askania Nova" - the center of eco-tourism and eco-educational work in the region. Askaniyske zoo founded in the 70s of XIX century. Collection zoo " Askania Nova" is represented by 34 species of mammals and 73 species of birds neognathae held semi large groups.