Beech forests

Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians is transnational (Ukraine and Slovak) composite nature site, which includes ten separate massifs located along the 185 km (115 mi) long axis. It covers a total area of 77,971.6 ha (192,672 acres).

Over 70% of the site is located in Ukraine: Stužica – Užok massif, which is situated in Uzhanski National Nature Park and massifs Chornohora, Uholka – Shyrikyi Luh, Svydovets, Maramarosh and Kuziy – Trybushany, which belong to Carpathian Biosphere Reserve (part of the World Network of Biosphere Reserves of UNESCO).