Chernobyl Exclusion Zone: Adrenaline & Radiation Urbex, A Good Day to Die Hard?
The Chernobyl nuclear reactor disaster happened 27 years ago on April 26, 1986. After the explosion, a radius of 18.6 miles (30 km) was setup as the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. That "zone of alienati...
Energy in Ukraine
Energy in Ukraine describes energy and electricity production, consumption and import in Ukraine.Ukraine's geographic position and proximity to Russia explain its importance as a natural gas and petr...
Categories of protected areas of Ukraine
Categories of Natural Environment Protected Areas of Ukraine were reestablished (redefined) by the national parliament of Ukraine (Verkhovna Rada) after the fall of the Soviet Union. On June 16, 1992 ...
List of rock formations
A rock formation is an isolated, scenic, or spectacular surface rock outcrop. Rock formations are usually the result of weathering and erosion sculpting the existing rock. The term 'rock formation' ca...
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Chernozem
Chernozem (from Russian: чернозём, chernozyom; [tɕɪrnɐˈzʲɵm], "black dirt" or "black earth", is a black-coloured soil containing a high percentage of humus (7% to 15%), and high percentages of ph...
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Threat of the Dnieper reservoirs
The water reservoirs of the Dnieper River in Ukraine pose a significant threat of a large-scale human-made disaster if their dams fail. Such a threat is typical for reservoir dams; however, the Dniepe...
Threat of the Dnieper reservoirs - Wikipedia
Baku Initiative
The Baku Initiative is an international initiative of the European Union. It is a policy dialogue on energy and transport cooperation between the European Union and the littoral states of the Black Se...
List of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Ukraine
Officially, there are seven World Heritage Sites sites in Ukraine. Saint-Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kiev-Pechersk Lavra are registered as one entry; however, they are traditional...
List of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Ukraine - Wikipedia
Effects of the Chernobyl disaster
The 1986 Chernobyl disaster triggered the release of substantial amounts of radioactivity into the atmosphere in the form of both particulate and gaseous radioisotopes. It is one of the most significa...
Effects of the Chernobyl disaster - Wikipedia
Crimean Submediterranean forest complex
The Crimean Submediterranean forest complex ecoregion, in the temperate mixed forest Biome of Ukraine.
The ecoregion consists of two coastal enclaves on northern coast of the Black Sea; one occup...
Coal in Ukraine
Coal in Ukraine is one of the country's biggest industries, but it is dangerous for its miners.
Ukraine's coal reserves are located in the Donets Basin (easternmost part of the country) and in the...
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Ukrecoresursy
Ukrecoresursy (Ukrainian: Укрекоресурси, Russian: Укрэкоресурсы, full name “State Enterprise for Managing Waste as Secondary Raw Materials”) is a Government of Ukraine state enterprise that p...
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INOGATE
INOGATE is an international energy co-operation programme between the European Union (EU), the littoral states of the Black and Caspian seas and their neighbouring countries. The programme is operat...
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Ukrainian Shield
In geology the Ukrainian Shield (or Ukrainian Crystalline Massif) is the southwest shield of the East European craton. The Ukrainian Shield and the Voronezh Massif consist of 3.2-3.8 Ga Archaean crust...