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World Heritage Nomination files preparation

Preparation of nomination files for the natural sites nominated to the World Heritage List is one of the priority functions of the Fund. Since it was established the fund took part in the preparation of the following Russian and CIS World Natural Heritage nominations (the sites inscribed on to the List are marked with *):

The experts of the Fund also took part in the preparation of the Golden Mountains of Altai* and the Western Caucasus* nominations.

Now the Fund is assisting the preparation of the Daurian Steppes transnational (Russia, Mongolia), the Issyk-Kul Hollow, the Great Vasyugan Mire, Western Sayan, Beringia (Russia, USA), Last Ice Area (Canada, Denmark) and the Green Belt of Fennoscandia transnational (Russia, Finland, Norway) nominations.