Gulcha Game Reserve

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Gulcha Game Reserve
IUCN category IV (habitat/species management area)
Map showing the location of Gulcha Game Reserve
Map showing the location of Gulcha Game Reserve
Map of Kyrgyzstan
Location Osh Province, Kyrgyzstan
Coordinates 40°29′N 73°14′E / 40.48°N 73.23°E / 40.48; 73.23[1]Coordinates: 40°29′N 73°14′E / 40.48°N 73.23°E / 40.48; 73.23[1]
Area 600 hectares (1,500 acres)
Established 1968

Gulcha Game Reserve is a reserve in Osh Province of Kyrgyzstan. It was established in 1968 with a purpose of conservation of sea-buckthorn inhabited by pheasant. The reserve covers 600 hectares (1,500 acres).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gulchin Wildlife Refuge". protectedplanet.net.
  2. ^ Ошская область:Энциклопедия [Encyclopedia of Osh Oblast] (in Russian). Bishkek: Chief Editorial Board of Kyrgyz Soviet Encyclopedia. 1987. p. 445.