The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a section of virgin steppeland with forb and cereal vegetation, 20 km south of Kursk. With its adjacent insular oak groves, the region represents a typical forest steppe. The Streletskaia Steppe is part of the Central Chernozem Preserve.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.