Khopersky Nature Reserve - State Natural Reserve.
The reserve is located in the Voronezh region. Khopersky Nature
Reserve was established on February 10, 1935. Its total area is 16
178 ha. The territory stretches for 50 km along the Khoper River
from north to south, the width of the protected area ranges from 1.5
to 9 km. A protective zone with a width of 0.5 to 4 km with a total
area of 29.8 thousand hectares has been established around the
The climate is temperate continental, with a rather
harsh winter and hot summer. The average annual air temperature is +
5.8 ° C. The average annual rainfall is 531.2 mm. The average
duration of the frost-free period is 183 days.