The Polistovsky Reserve was created on May 25, 1994.
Purpose of creation
The Polistovsky Reserve was created to preserve and study the natural course of natural processes and phenomena, the genetic fund of flora and fauna, individual species and communities of plants and animals, typical and unique ecological systems.
The tasks of the reserve:
- Protection of the territory;
- Environmental monitoring and scientific research;
- Environmental education and interpretation;
- development of Ecological tourism.
You can read more about Russian reserve system on our website in the "About Us" section.