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Valley of Geysers
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The 4 kilometres long Canyon of the Valley of Geysers is located near the eastern rim of the Uzon–Geysernaia twin Caldera and hosts after the Yellowstone the second largest concentration of geysers in the world.

On 3 June 2007 a massive mudflow damaged the geyser fields and two thirds of the valley.

 

Soviet Union 1966, Valley of Geysers.
The stamp was issued in the series "Far Eastern Territories".

 

Russia 1997, Kamchatka Oblast.

Artists composition:
Klyuchevskaya Volcano, harbour of Petropawlowsk-Kamtschatskij, Valley of Geysers.

The stamp was issued in the series "Territories of Russian Federation I".

 

Russia 2002, Valley of Geysers.
The stamp was issued in the series ¨Unesco Heritage Sites — Kamchatka¨.

 

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