Environment of North Korea
The environment of North Korea comprises the diverse ecosystems of the part of the Korean peninsula controlled by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. Since the 1980s, the environment has been r...
Energy in North Korea
Energy in North Korea describes energy and electricity production, consumption and import in North Korea.North Korea is net energy exporter. Primary energy use in North Korea was 224 TWh and 9 TWh per...
Energy in North Korea - Wikipedia
Natural monuments of North Korea
This is a partial list of the natural monuments of North Korea. A total of 935 natural monuments have been designated.
Natural monuments of North Korea - Wikipedia
Dok-do
Dok-do is a small, rocky island in the north-eastern East Sea lying about 15 km off the western coast of North Korea. It rises to a height of 85 m and has an area of 18 ha. Based on s...
Unryul Kumsanpo
Unryul Kumsanpo is an 800 ha wetland wildlife reserve on the north-eastern shore of the Yellow Sea, on the west coast of North Korea in South Hwanghae Province south of the estuary of the Taedong...
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Lake Samilpo
Lake Samilpo is an 80 ha freshwater lake in south-eastern Kangwon Province in south-eastern North Korea. It lies about 2 km from the coast of the Sea of Japan and 9 km north-west of the...
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Lake Tungjong and Lake Chonapo Important Bird Area
The Lake Tungjong and Lake Chonapo Important Bird Area is a 2100 ha site lying on the western shore of the Sea of Japan, about 30 km east of the city of Wonsan in north-eastern Kangwon Provi...
Gastrodia elata
Gastrodia elata is a saprophytic perennial herb of the Orchidaceae family. It is found in Nepal, Bhutan, India, Japan (Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyuushu ), North Korea, Siberia, Taiwan as well as mai...
Gastrodia elata - Wikipedia
Sogam-do, Daegam-do, Zung-do, Ae-do and Hyengzedo Islands Important Bird Area
The Sogam-do, Daegam-do, Zung-do, Ae-do and Hyengzedo Islands Important Bird Area comprises a group of small islands, with a collective area of 18 ha, in the north-eastern Yellow Sea, lying close...
Sogam-do, Daegam-do, Zung-do, Ae-do and Hyengzedo Islands Important Bird Area - Wikipedia
Environmental issues in North Korea
The environment of North Korea comprises the diverse ecosystems of the part of the Korean peninsula controlled by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. Since the 1980s, the environment has been r...
Environmental issues in North Korea - Wikipedia
Flora of North Korea
The flora of North Korea has much in common with that of other areas of the northern hemisphere. 2898 species have been recorded, of which 14% are endemic. Four are classified as threatened.The native...
Flora of North Korea - Wikipedia
Anbyon Field
Anbyon Field is a 1000 ha wetland site in Kangwon Province of North Korea. It is one of the state’s designated Natural Monuments and has been identified by BirdLife International as an Important...
Anbyon Field - Wikipedia
Mayang Chosuji
Mayang Reservoir is a 376 ha artificial lake, or reservoir, lying in the mountains of North Hamgyong Province of North Korea at an altitude of 720 m above sea level. It is one of North Kore...
Mayang Chosuji - Wikipedia
Rab-do and Muki-do Islands Important Bird Area
The Rab-do and Muki-do Islands Important Bird Area comprises a group of two small islands, with a collective area of 40 ha, in the north-eastern Yellow Sea, lying close to the western coast of No...
Rab-do and Muki-do Islands Important Bird Area - Wikipedia
Nuclear power in North Korea
North Korea (officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea) has been active in developing nuclear technology since the 1950s. Although the country currently has no operational power-generating ...
Nuclear power in North Korea - Wikipedia
Hellinsia lacteolus
Hellinsia lacteolus is a moth of the Pterophoridae family. It is known from Japan (Honshu, Kyushu), North Korea and China.The length of the forewings is 10–11 mm.
Hellinsia lacteolus - Wikipedia
Lake Bujon National Park
Lake Bujon National Park lies in the Hamgyong Mountains of northern South Hamgyong Province of North Korea at an altitude of 900–1190 m above sea level. It is a 2600 ha site comprising the ...
Lake Bujon National Park - Wikipedia