The region is located in the center of Ukraine and has an advantageous geographical position. Its territory is crossed by major highways, railways and the Dnipro river. The length of Kremenchuk water reservoir is 130 km. Its average depth is 6 m, the total flood area reaches 2,252 sq km. The Kanivsky National Park is the biggest one in the forest steppe area. It occupies 341,100 ha.