Burun-Shibertui

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Burun-Shibertui

 

a mountain peak in the Chikokonskii Range in Chita Oblast, RSFSR. Altitude, 2, 523 m. Composed of granite. Its slopes, which rise to 1, 700-1, 900 m, have larch, cedar-larch, and cedar taiga on freezing taiga mountain soils. The peak is covered with mountain-tundra vegetation.

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