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Animals of Yakutiya

1 species

Sakha or Yakutiya, is a republic of Russia, in the Russian Far East, along the Arctic Ocean, with a population of roughly 1 million. Sakha is the world's largest country subdivision, covering over 3,083,523 square kilometers. The republic has a reputation for an extreme and severe climate, with the lowest temperatures in the Northern Hemisphere being recorded in Verkhoyansk and Oymyakon, and regular winter averages commonly dipping below −35 °C in Yakutsk. The hypercontinental tendencies also result in warm summers for much of the republic.

Sakha or Yakutiya, is a republic of Russia, in the Russian Far East, along the Arctic Ocean, with a population of roughly 1 million. Sakha is the world's largest country subdivision, covering over 3,083,523 square kilometers. The republic has a reputation for an extreme and severe climate, with the lowest temperatures in the Northern Hemisphere being recorded in Verkhoyansk and Oymyakon, and regular winter averages commonly dipping below −35 °C in Yakutsk. The hypercontinental tendencies also result in warm summers for much of the republic.