Elizovo

Elizovo

 

(Zavoiko until 1924), an urban-type settlement; center of Elizovo Raion, Kamchatka Oblast, RSFSR. Situated on the Avacha River 32 km northwest of the city of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski!, with which it is linked by a motor road. Population, 14,000 (1970). Elizovo is the chief town of an important farming region in the oblast and the site of a dairy and a vegetable sovkhoz. It was renamed in honor of G. Elizov, commander of a partisan detachment who perished on Kamchatka in 1922 at the hands of White Guard bandits.


Elizovo

 

an urban-type settlement in Osipovichi Raion, Mogilev Oblast, Byelorussian SSR. Situated on the Berezina River, a tributary of the Dnieper. Railroad station on the Mogilev-Osipovichi line. Elizovo has a glassworks.

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(2) Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907; (3) Department of Biological Sciences, Towson University, Towson, Maryland 21252; (4) Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907; (5) Kronotsky State Nature Biosphere Reserve, Elizovo, Kamchatka 684100, Russia; (6) Institute of Environmental and Human Health, Texas Tech University (TTU) and TTU Health Sciences Center, Box 41163, Lubbock, Texas 79409-1163; and (7) Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A &M University, College Station, Texas 77845
The Koryaksky-Avachinsky Basin contains two fresh groundwater reservoirs (Elizovo and Bystrinsky), which are used as the water supply of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky and its neighboring cities.