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Did you know that there are more than nine volcanoes more than two km high on the territory of the Kronotsky Reserve and South Kamchatka Sanctuary? (The volcanoes are: Kronotskaya — 3528 m, Gamchen — 2576 m, Kizimen — 2485 m, Taunshitz — 2352 m, Unana — 2192 m, Kambalniy — 2156 m, Visoky — 2161 m, Komarova — 2050 m and Shmidta — 2020 m.)

Kronotsky volcano is seventh-highest among the volcanoes of Kamchatka. It's 3528 m high. There are eight active volcanoes on the territory of Kronotsky Reserve: Visoky, Gamchen, Kizimen, Kikhpinych, Komarova, Krasheninnikova, Kronostky, and Taunshitz.

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244 species of birds, included rare and endagered species noted in the Red Books of Russia, the Far East, and Kamchatka, as well as the golden eagle, merlin, peregrine falcon and Aleutian tern, migrate through and winter on the Reserve territory.