Protected area Muhalnitsa

Protected area MuhalnitsaProtected area Muhalnitsa is announced as
protected area with Order N 328/8.05.1992
of the Ministry of Environment and Waters.
In the land of the area there is a natural
place of interest Zhabeshko blato (Frog
marsh). Its name is chosen because of the
annual migration of the mountain frog
propagating in the marsh area. The protection
of the marsh and the territories
around it is stipulated in the strategy of Botevgrad
municipality. The aim is to protect
the natural habitat of the population of the
mountain frog as well as the protection of
number of representatives of the species
thus allowing the researchers to monitor
their behaviour.