Zavyalov Island

Zavyalov Island

Zavyalov Island ( _ru. Остров Завьялова, or Ostrov Zav'yalova), formerly Olsky Island (Остров Ольский), is a relatively large island in the Sea of Okhotsk. It is located in the eastern side of the Gulf of Tauisk, 20 km west of Cape Taran, Koni Peninsula, about 50 km south of Magadan.

Zavyalov is a mountainous island; it is 23 km long and 7.5 km wide. The Siberian dwarf Pine "(Pinus pumila)" and the dwarf birch "Betula middendorffii" grow on the island. Its shores are a breeding ground for the steller sea lion. [ [ Sea lions] ]

Administratively Zavyalov Island belongs to the Magadan Oblast of the Russian Federation.


* [ Location]
* [ Islands in the Sea of Okhotsk]
* [ Shipwreck]
* [€??yalova_4269550.html Geographical data]
* [ Bryozoa]

External links

* [ã¢â€â™_in_russian_federation_state.html Magadan Oblast]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Chkalov Island — (Остров Чкалова; Ostrov Chkalova), formerly Udd Island (Остров Удд), is a coastal island in the southern end of the Sea of Okhotsk. It is located off Schastya Bay, between the shorebound lagoon and the sea. Baydukov Island lies only 2 km off …   Wikipedia

  • Nedorazumeniya Island — Location of Nedorazumeniya Island west of Magadan harbor Nedorazumeniya Island (Russian: Остров Недоразумения Ostrov Nedorazumeniya; literally Island of misunderstanding) is an island located in the Sea of Okhotsk. It is located in the Amakhton… …   Wikipedia

  • Matua (island) — For other uses, see Matua (disambiguation). Matua Native name: Матуа 松輪島 …   Wikipedia

  • Atlasov Island — For the shield volcano situated in Kamchatka, see Atlasova. Atlasov Alaid …   Wikipedia

  • Gulf of Tauisk — The Gulf of Tauisk (Тауйсская губа; Tauyskaya Guba) is the wider bay of Magadan in the Sea of Okhotsk.It is enclosed by Zavyalov Island and the Komi Peninsula on its southeastern side and by Spafaryev Island on its southwestern end.References*… …   Wikipedia

  • literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …   Universalium

  • Kuril Islands — Location of Kuril Islands in the Western Pacific. Matua Isl …   Wikipedia

  • Onekotan — Native name: Онекотан 温禰古丹島 Onekotan Island (centre) from space, October 1994. North at top …   Wikipedia

  • Hokkaido — For the dog breed, see Hokkaido (dog). Hokkaido Japanese transcription(s)  – Japanese 北海道  – Rōmaji Hokkaidō …   Wikipedia

  • Makanrushi — Native name: Маканруши 磨勘留島 Wintertime view of Makanrushi Island, January 2001. North at top …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.