At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

Right now we are going to show you a unique place – biosphere reserve of the Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Science. Why is it unique? Because 98% of its area is occupied by the sea.

At the Crossing of Three States

The reserve consists of the four protected sections.

At the Crossing of Three States

There is a cemetery of North Korean poaching boats on the local shore that stretches for seventeen kilometers.

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

The border of the three states – China, North Korea and Russia.

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

Not so far are many abandoned boats…

At the Crossing of Three States

All of them were detained for poaching.

At the Crossing of Three States

Their owners used to trespass losing orientation in the fog.

At the Crossing of Three States

After detention owners of the boats are deported, it’s too expensive for them to transport the boats back. So they leave them here.

At the Crossing of Three States

However anyone is allowed to visit this place.

At the Crossing of Three States

There is much North Korean garbage near and in the boats.

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

Yes, it’s the territory of the reserve.

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

At the Crossing of Three States

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3 thoughts on “At the Crossing of Three States”

    • Cities of Tamanguny, North Korea
      Khasan, Russia. and Fangchuancan, China

      42 deg. 24′ 55.71″ N and 130 deg 30′ 25.70″sec E

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