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The famous lake Canada

The most dramatic differences in environmental conditions creates a contrast between the lowland East and the mountainous West of the country. Eastern Canada, wide open to the Arctic ocean, divided into numerous Islands, with deeply cut on South broad Hazanovym the Bay and is constantly subjected to a powerful Arctic air mass intrusion. As a result the tundra zone with sparse vegetation and permafrost formed on 55-57° North latitude, i.e. the latitude of Moscow. In the Central Piedmont part of the country on the same latitude are the canadian prairies and on the Pacific coast, protected by the mountain system of the Cordillera, virtually no winter, and on the mountain slopes develop tall “coastal forest” in which individual trees reach 40 to 60, and sometimes 90 m height. This is the famous sichinskaya spruce, Douglas fir, Western gemlok, etc. a Notable feature of Canada is the development of large lake-river systems. Is the Mackenzie river, carrying water into the Arctic ocean, in the pool which are situated the famous lake Great bear, Great Slave, Athabasca. The other system is the Nelson river, which flows into Hudson Bay, the basin of which includes lakes Winnipeg, Winnipegosis, Manitoba, and many others. The third system is the river St. Lawrence, carrying water into the Atlantic ocean. It includes all five Great lakes. The lakes are connected Continue reading

The Amazing lake on the planet!

1. 140 km from the Kenyan capital of Nairobi is lake Nakuru is the home of small flamingos. Tens of thousands of birds, sitting and flying up, form a canvas of various shades of pink. Flamingos are not the only inhabitants of the lake: in addition to them there are fed the pelicans, cormorants, many species of ducks, herons, black terns — a total of about 400 species of birds. The lake is part of the national Park, so tourists who travelled to its shores, along the way can see zebras, hippos, giraffes, antelopes, lions, cheetahs and leopards.

2. Titicaca is the biggest lake for fresh water, is located in South America: Peru, Bolivia.

Its area is comparable to the size of Crete — about 8300 sq km. From the plane it looks like a sea, but when viewed from the shore in places is reminiscent of a marsh overgrown with reeds. The people here move carefully, looking at the ground, as they walk on muddy dirt. Cane everywhere and do everything — clothes, hats, bags, home and the island on which they live. There is a legend that long ago the Aymara Indians, crossing his pirogue in the lake, were on the territory of the Incas. To get the two peoples failed, but to go home the proud Aymara did not — decided that it will float on the lake. Since Continue reading

National Park Jiuzhaigou (Jiuzhaigou Valley). China

Not far from the Chinese province Sichuan is a place of indescribable beauty. These colors, these pictures, these types can be seen at well-crafted photographs. But jiuzhai valley is a very real place, which attracts people from around the world to see incredible wonders of nature Asian.

National Park Jiuzhaigou, which translates as “Valley of nine villages”, hidden away from human eyes in the foothills of Tibet

Jiuzhai valley (Jiuzhaigou Valley). China

Beautiful Lake Jiuzhaigou were found when scientists studied the habitat and lifestyle of giant pandas. Scientists believe that the lake was formed due to the calcium carbonate contained in flowing water during the ice age.

Jiuzhai valley (Jiuzhaigou Valley). China

In 1992 UNESCO declared the Jiuzhaigou world heritage site. Unique wildlife, beautiful mountains and wonderful waterfalls and crystal-clear lakes attract tourists from all over the globe. For tourists, the Park was officially opened in 1972, and ten years later he received the title of national, after which he was declared a biosphere reserve.

Jiuzhai valley (Jiuzhaigou Valley). China

This national Park is the most surprising looks in the fall, because the local Continue reading

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"Project Clean lake"
"Clear lakes" — a major project implemented in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region since 2009. The movement brings together a range of different environmental actions. The idea is to…

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Trip to lake Volgo
Continuing to develop Russian roads, we decided to go to a surf camp on the lake Volgo. The Volga is a lake in Selizharovsky, Ostashkovsky districts and Penovskiy, Tver oblast,…

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10 most beautiful freaks of nature
Lake associated with us dark blue depth of the river with clear blue and the beaches – with Golden sand. However there are places on Earth where you can see…

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