Badghyz State Reserve
Nature Reserves of Turkmenistan
Badghyz State Reserve: situated in the interfluves of the Kushka and Tejen Rivers (Mary Velayat). It was founded in 1941 to protect the whole natural complex of Badghyz Hills and, first of all, such species as kulan (Equus hemionus). The area of the reserve is 87,700 hectares.