Mount Kuwol

Biosphere Reserve Information

Democratic People's Republic of Korea

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The Mount Kuwol, situated on the west coast of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and 100 kilometres south-east of Pyongyang, consists of a 954 meter-high mountain, adjacent coastal wetlands, lagoons and river estuaries, and agricultural areas. Both the core area and the buffer zone are part of the Mount Kuwol Nature Reserve, which was designated in 1976.

Administrative Authorities
Contact

Contact Address

Telephone

Dr. Yun Chol Nam, Director, Research Center for Biodiversity & Eco-engineering, State Academy of Sciences, Sosan-dong, Sosong District, Pyongyang, DPR Korea

(850-2) 18111 ext. 381 8544

Fax

(850-2) 381 4410

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Website

South Hwanghae Province, DPR Korea

Location

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Area (hectares)

Surface Area

52,175

Core Area

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Buffer Area

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Transition Area

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Map

Last updated: 2011

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