Prutul de Jos Reserve
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''Prutul de Jos'' Reserve

“Prutul de Jos” Reserve was created on 23 April 1991 and it is located in Southwestern part of the Republic of Moldova along the lower course of the Prut River, the l-st great tributary of the Danube River at the border between Romania and the Republic of Moldova. The total area of the reserve is 1691 ha. It is situated between Valeni and Slobozia Mare villages, in Cahul district. The main geographical component of the reserve is the lake Beleu that has an area of 628 ha.

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“Prutul de Jos” Reserve was created on 23 April 1991 and it is located in Southwestern part of the Republic of Moldova along the lower course of the Prut River, the l-st great tributary of the Danube River at the border between Romania and the Republic of Moldova. The total area of the reserve is 1691 ha. It is situated between Valeni and Slobozia Mare villages, in Cahul district. The main geographical component of the reserve is the lake Beleu that has an area of 628 ha. It was discovered that Prut bottomland represents an important migration route, and the water basins with rushbeds, willow forests, etc. represent an apropiate lace for having a rest, feeding and nestiling for many species of birds. For a period of some years 189 species of birds, 34 species of mammals, 7 species of reptilians, 11 species of amphibians and 27 species of fish werw registered in the reserve. Out of the total number of animals, 21 species of birds, 5 species of mammals, 2 species of replilians and 1 of amphibians were included in the Red Book of the Republic of Moldova.

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