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Yuraktau
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Russia, Bashkortostan, Southern Ural, Yuraktau.

One hill of the four what calling Shikhan. Today, they are unique monuments of nature - the remnants of ancient reefs formed in the warm sea of the Devonian period. In the rocks, which are composed of these Shikhan, preserved imprints of plants and animals.

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Copyright: Ilshat gallyamov
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Uploaded: 26/12/2012
Updated: 28/12/2012
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Tags: nature; yuraktau; bashkortostan; bashkiriya; hill; mountain; shikhan
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