Kunashir island, Sakhalin, Russia. Kunashir is one of the Kuril Islands, which Russia considers part of its Sakhalin region. But Japan claims some of the islands as its territory. The indigenous peoples of the island are the Ainu, Oroks and Nivkhs.   Crystalline rocks crop out at several capes; Cretaceous limestones, containing an abundant and specific fauna of gigantic ammonites,...

Kunashir island, Sakhalin, Russia. Kunashir is one of the Kuril Islands, which Russia considers part of its Sakhalin region. But Japan claims some of the islands as its territory. The indigenous peoples of the island are the Ainu, Oroks and Nivkhs. Crystalline rocks crop out at several capes; Cretaceous limestones, containing an abundant and specific fauna of gigantic ammonites,...

St. Katherine church Yuzhno-Shaklanisk, Sakhalin Island, Russia

St. Katherine church Yuzhno-Shaklanisk, Sakhalin Island, Russia

Museum of local lore and history, Yuzhno-Shalanisk, Sakhalin Island, Russia.

Museum of local lore and history, Yuzhno-Shalanisk, Sakhalin Island, Russia.

Sakhalin Island - Russia

Sakhalin Island - Russia

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