There is a Kharkiv desert in the Pecheniz’kyi district near the village Kytsivka. It is also known as “Kytsiv desert” or “Bugrysti pisky” (“Hilly sands”).
This desert has some features. Firstly, this type of landscapes is not typical for Ukraine at all. And secondly, there are insect species which are unique for the rest territory of the country. At the time of USSR there was proving ground with tank drill on this territory. So, nowadays it is possible to find tank ammunition among the sand drifts and dunes.