Altitudinal zonation in the mountains of the Greater Caucasus: dark
coniferous (spruce-fir) and broadleaved (beech) forests
give way to the subalpine meadows on the slopes at an altitude of about 2500 m asl.
Ritsinsky National Park,
Western Caucasus, the Republic of Abkhazia. Image author - Olga G. Talivanova, August,
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