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07/04/2021 Forest Week in Bulgaria

Since 1925, the entire first week of April has been celebrated as Forest Week. For 2021 it is from 5 to 11 April and is held under the motto "The forest is health".

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05/04/2021 Monitoring of Family Gliridae in Central Balkan National Park

Experts of the Central Balkan National Park Directorate and the Natural History Museum - Cherni Osam village made 32 houses for dormice.

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21/07/2020 Central Balkan National Park Directorate has commissioned the repair of an existing road from Beklemeto locality to Dermenka

Rehabilitation activities are carried out within the Contract under the project "Restoration and protection of natural habitats and species in Central Balkan National Park", funded by the Operational Program "Environment 2014 - 2020".

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The Tuja Gorge


The Tuja River rises between mountain peaks Iurushka Gramada and Rusalka, right under the mountain ridge. With a total length of 26 km and a catchment area of 116 sq. km. it is the biggest left tributary of the Tundja River.
The upper flow of Tazha River shapes a deep and majestic river valley, which competes the Southern Djendem – the famous Tuja gorges that are 2.5 km long and 300 – 400 m deep. The rocky ridge of Kozya Stena is located in the gorge – it is among the most interesting in terms of botany sites in the Park. The incredibly picturesque The whole Tazha gorge is included in the boundaries of Djendema reserve.
The Tuja River takes many tributaries – the Penchovska River with the Penchovsko praskalo (waterfall) – 52 m, the Kademliisko dere with the Kademliisko praskalo – 72 m, the Babska Reka River with the Babsko praskalo – 54 m, Svetishka vada, Selska Reka River with the Tujansko praskalo – 65 m, Kazanka, etc.

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