The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a plateaulike upland in the Timan Ridge, between the Mezen’ and Pizhma rivers, in Arkhangel’sk Oblast and the Komi ASSR. The upland has elevations to 463 m. It is composed of shales. It has mixed and coniferous forests, as well as swamps.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.