Mavrovo National Park

Mavrovo National Park

Mavrovo National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Mavrovo NP with Lake Mavrovo in summer
Map showing the location of Mavrovo National Park
Map showing the location of Mavrovo National Park
Coordinates
Area 73,088 hectares (730.88 km2)
Established 19 April 1949
http://www.npmavrovo.org.mk/

Mavrovo National Park (Macedonian: Национален парк Маврово) is the largest of the three national parks of the Republic of Macedonia. It was founded in 1949 and is located in the western part of the country between the Lake Mavrovo and the Albanian border.

The national park, the lake, and the Mavrovo region are named after the village of Mavrovo.

See also

External links

  • Official website of Nacional Park Mavrovo
  • National Park Mavrovo
  • Environment in Macedonia