Shatoi Reserve

Shatoi Reserve is the largest reserve in Chechnya. It covers more than 20,000 hectares (49,000 acres) of forest land and adjoins the Vedeno Reserve.[1] The reserve lies between the Chanti-Argun and Sharo-Argun Rivers. The dominant vegetation consists of valuable trees, and berry bushes, nut trees, herbal plants (medicinal and melliferous) and also mushrooms.


  1. ^ World Press Review. Stanley Foundation. 2003. p. 99. Retrieved 20 April 2013.