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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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The Semyachicksky estuary is counted as one of the most important wetlands as a key ornithological territory, protected by the Ramsar Convention.