REPUBLIC OF Moldova

  

Capital - Kishinev

Population (as of the beginning of the 2017) - 3.6 mln. persons 

National Currency - Leu (from November, 1993)

 
NATURAL AND
GEOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS AND Environment Protection
 

Borders on Romania and Ukraine.

 

Share in total territory 1, % :

agricultural lands 59,9

forest area  13,32

water basin area 2,5

other 24,3

 

Specially  protected  territories (national parks, nature  reserves, wildlife preserves, special hunting reserves) 3
number, units - 5
total territory, thous. ha  - 19

 

The longest rivers,  km

(length along the territory of the state)

Prut 695

Dniester 657

Reut 286

 

The largest lakes, sq. km

Beleu 9,5

Manta - 4,5

Selash 3,7

Drachele 2,7

 

The highest point 429 m

 

Average temperature (2015)

January  -0,70

July  +23,50
 

1 Categories of the lands are given according to national land code.

2 Including land for nature protection purposes.

3 2016 Scientific reserves only, excluding other nature protection units and nature relics in number 307 units and land space 174 thous. ha.

 

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