Idarskoe Belogore

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Idarskoe Belogor’e


a mountain range of the northern slope of the Vostochnyi Saian; situated in the Kan River basin. Maximum elevation, 1,660 m; length, approximately 70 km. Borders on the Tukshinskoe Belogor’e to the south. Middle-height relief predominates. The range is composed primarily of crystalline rock. There is cedar-spruce-fir taiga on the slopes.

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