voivodeship of Poland
Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship is a voivodeship (province) in Poland. Its capital and largest city is Olsztyn.
|Coordinates (Olsztyn): 53°47′N 20°30′E / 53.783°N 20.500°ECoordinates: 53°47′N 20°30′E / 53.783°N 20.500°E|
2 cities, 19 land counties *
|• Total||24,191.8 km2 (9,340.5 sq mi)|
|• Density||60/km2 (150/sq mi)|
|ISO 3166 code||PL-28|
It was created on January 1, 1999.
Protected areas in Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship include 8 Landscape Parks, as listed below:
- Brodnica Landscape Park (partly in Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship)
- Dylewo Hills Landscape Park
- Elbląg Upland Landscape Park
- Górzno-Lidzbark Landscape Park (partly in Kuyavian-Pomeranian and Masovian Voivodeships)
- Iława Lake District Landscape Park (partly in Pomeranian Voivodeship)
- Masurian Landscape Park
- Puszcza Romincka Landscape Park
- Wel Landscape Park
The Łuknajno Lake nature reserve is a protected wetland site under the Ramsar convention. It is also a UNESCO biosphere reserve.