Nyírség

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Nyírség

 

a lowland in northeastern Hungary; part of the Central Danubian Plain. Elevation, 100–183 m. The surface of the lowland consists of loess and sand. The soils are degraded chernozems. Most of the area has been plowed and planted with wheat, corn, sugar beets, grapes, and tobacco.

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(2009) Spiders are not less diverse in small and isolated grasslands, but less diverse in overgrazed grasslands: A field study (East Hungary, Nyirseg).
PetroHungaria Kft, a Hungarian subsidiary of Ascent Resources Plc (Ascent) (AST.LN), has completed the drilling of the PEN-104 sidetracked gas well in the Nyirseg permits of Eastern Hungary.
Barber pitfall trappings have been carried out since 2000 in dry sandy grasslands in three regions of Hungary: the Kiskunsag area (Kiskunsag National Park); the Nyirseg area (Hortobagy National Park); and since 2004 the Kisalfold area (Ferto-Hansag National Park).
46[degrees]52' E) and eight sandy grasslands in the Nyirseg area (Hortoba gy National Park--coordinates of the central site of the study area (Batorliget) Lat.
Habitat preference.--We collected the specimens in the calciferous open sand steppes (Festucetum vaginatae danubiale) in the area between the rivers Danube and Tisza and on the Small Hungarian Plain, and in the acidic open sand steppes of the Nyirseg area (Festuco vaginatae-Corynephoretum).
The well is located in the western part of the Nyirseg Szatmar permits in Hungary, known as the Panhandle.
Ascent Resources PLC (Ascent) (LSE: AST), an oil and gas exploration and production company, has started mobilisation of the rig that will drill the PEN-105 well in the Peneszlek area of the Nyirseg permits in Hungary.