This article is devoted to still poorly studied topic of inactive military installations. Military installations of different purposes were formed in the Western region of Ukraine. Over time, many of them lost their strategic importance, have been eliminated or abandoned. It is still difficult to indicate accurate number of such objects and their ecological state. Research focused on environmental situation related to the military installations functioning and loss of defensive. The postmilitary facilities GIS database was created for the studied region. The location and value of defensive, fortificational and infrastructural objects was analyzed. The postmilitary facilities impact on the surrounding landscape systems was described.

Key words: postmilitary object, GIS database, Western Region of Ukraine


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