Aggtelek


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Aggtelek

 

(also Baradla-Domica), one of the largest karst caves of Europe, located in the Slovakian kras (or karst). The cave can be entered from both the Czechoslovakian side (Domica) and the Hungarian side (Baradla). The total length of the cave system is 22 km (with 15 km in Hungary). There are numerous underground caverns with stalactites and stalagmites, lakes, and underground rivers (Styx and Acheron). The cave is equipped for tourist visits. In 1952 the karst cave Peace was opened near Aggtelek on Hungarian territory.

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com/embed/0tuYawzSARcAwesome avian world without bordersThe National Park Slovak Karst administration succeeded in the project call within the EU cross-border cooperation programme Interreg V-A Slovak Republic Hungary, from which the project Awesome Avian World without Borders will be implemented together with colleagues from Aggtelek National Park in Hungary.
Sampling was carried out on six sites (i-vi) in the Aggtelek karst area (North Hungary) and on one site (vii) in the Bereg Lowland (West Ukraine, Transcarpathian region) between 15 and 27 July 2013.
Metapopulation network of three protected Orthoptera species in fragmented grasslands of the Aggtelek karst].
Establish storage capacity for duplicates at two geographically different locations: in a mine in the Aggtelek national park, and at the institute of ecology and botany in VEicrEitEt; Select seed bank samples to be used for pilot reintroduction in a typical sand steppe community with priority habitats in the KiskunsEig national park, a Natura 2000 site; and Carry out an intensive communication programm
El mismo concepto aplica el grupo Aggtelek, aunque su planteamiento formal se basa en la creacion de esculturas mitad humanas mitad desecho.
It was made by 26 people and focuses on the Aggtelek National Park in Hungary.
Research on the heavy metal pollution of some cave waters of the karsts of Aggtelek from 2000 until now, Acta Climatologia et Chorologica, Univer.
The potentials and development opportunities of the ecotourism in the region Tokaj-Eperjes Mountain and the Aggtelek Karst Mountain segment of the Hungarian-Slovak border
The Aggtelek National Park lies in the Gomor-Torna Karst region, an area rich in unique natural and cultural assets.
The Aggtelek National Park and the Slovakian Karst Nature Conservation Area constitute the majority of the Aggtelek and the Slovak karst.
The Rudabanya iron deposit is situated on the margin of the Triassic, sedimentary Aggtelek-Rudabanya Mountains (commonly referred to as Aggtelek karst).
The project focuses on a protected area within the Slovak Karst National Park which includes part of the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List site at the %Caves of Slovak Karst and Aggtelek Karst .