Bardymskii Range

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Bardymskii Range

 

a mountain range in the Central Urals. It stretches 70 km north and south. The average height is 450–500 m, and the greatest height is 678 m (Mount Ziurian). The Bardymskii Range is composed of Ordovician and Silurian effusives, flint shales, and quartz sandstones. The slopes are covered by broad-leaved and dark-needled evergreen forests.

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