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Reviving the fen: therapy for Europe’s lungs in Belarus; Bird Life 

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Belovezhskaya Pushcha among National Geographic’s best trips for 2020; Belta

National Geographic invites tourists to visit one of Europe’s last true wild places. The park, a UNESCO World Heritage site, spans a vast territory and creates an oasis of wilderness in the middle of a crowded continent.

Source: Belovezhskaya Pushcha among National Geographic’s best trips for 2020

Here are the best trips to take in 2020; National Geographic

Where to go, what to know, and how to see the world right now.

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Belovezhskaya Pushcha: the oldest nature reserve in Europe; Katy Dartford & Sergey Shcherbakov; Euronews

The once immense primeval forest is home to the European bison, the heaviest surviving wild land animal in Europe.

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Belarus: Tracking bison in Europe’s last primeval forest; Joseph Reaney; The Independent

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Belarus – Białowieża Forest

It’s early morning and Joseph Reaney was tiptoeing through the undergrowth. Shafts of sunlight pierce the canopy overhead, spotlighting fragments of the forest all around him. He survey them for the slightest sign of movement.

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The tragic beauty of Europe’s vanishing forest; Jackie Friedman; The Week

One of the world’s oldest ecosystems is under siege by a tiny, deadly force…

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Belovezhskaya Pushcha status on UNESCO World Heritage List modified; Belta

Belarus – Białowieża Forest

The World Heritage Committee approved the extension of the transboundary site in Poland and Belarus at the 38th session in Doha on 23 June. The transboundary object is now called Bialowieza Forest (Belovezhskaya Pushcha) with a total area of 141,885 hectares, of which 81,000 are in Belarus. Together with the buffer zone the area of the forest is 308,583 hectares.

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Belovezhskaya Pushcha included into European Protected Areas Network; Belarus

Belarus – Białowieża Forest

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