Lovozerskie Tundry

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Lovozerskie Tundry

 

a mountain massif on the Kola Peninsula between the lakes Umbozero and Lovozero, Murmansk Oblast, RSFSR. Heights reach 1,120 m (Mount Angvundaschorr). The massif is composed of nephenline syenites. Its summits are flat, unforested, and rocky; the slopes are rugged, covered in lower areas by forests (spruce and pine).

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