General geographic data about Finland
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Aegean coast
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Lake Big Toko and Ridge Tokinsky

Title: the Great Toko Lake (Monument of nature of regional destination of Khabarovsk territory)

Location: the lake is located on the territory Tokinsky tectonic depression. Situated in the Aldan highlands in the South-Eastern part of the Republic of Sakha, Neryungri and in the area at a distance of 450 km from Neryungri and 90 km from Khabarovsk Krai. Lake Big Toko is part of the river basin of Alhama.

Route description: lake Bolshoye Toko is situated on the territory Tokinsky tectonic depression. It is limited by the system konechnomernykh the ancient ice Kar shafts, which are a vivid example of vigorous activity late Quaternary glacier in the far East, which descended from the slopes of the Stanovoy range. Konechnomernykh the complex is located at 60-100 m above the lake level, and its width is 2-3 km. From the outside, there is a final discharge shaft, on which surface a great number of lakes with unusual shapes. They are surrounded by ridges up to 10-15 m.

The importance of the monument boundary destination: lake Bolshoye Toko has scientific value and is a valuable monument of times of glaciation. This unique lake. In its origin it belongs to the fault type. Its depth reaches 100 m. the Lake has a circular shape, slightly elongated in a northerly direction.

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Unique lake

Scientists have found a planet 117 million lakes: the Most unique among them is multi-colored, salty and deadly

The total length of the banks of water bodies on the planet is 250 times greater than the length of the equator.

Estonian and Swedish scientists conducted a study, which was conducted counting all the lakes on Earth. According to a press release from Uppsala University, led the research group of Professor Limnological Institute Lars Sund. He and his colleagues developed a method to automatically find satellite images of all lakes with an area of at least 0.2 ha (about a quarter of the area of a football field).

According to the data obtained on Earth were found about 117 million lakes, covering almost 4% of the surface of the earth’s surface, the subglacial lake in Greenland and Antarctica was not taken into account.

It is noted that the total length of the banks of water bodies 250 times greater than the length of the equator.

The study was conducted in the framework of the project “Color of water”, which examines changes in the composition of organic substances contained in the water.

On the planet there is a considerable number of unique characteristics of the lakes.

Lake killer

So, for example, there are lakes, deadly to all living things, including humans. For example, the lake Continue reading

Colored lake in China

 

Amazing Chinese five flowers lake size is quite small, but it is considered the soul of Jiuzhaigou nature reserve. Jiuzhaigou is an amazingly beautiful place. Autumn here is especially fine: the whole valley is covered with gold. Although the gorgeous scenery in these places is always, because Jiuzhaigou is located at the foot of the Himalayan mountains. Appeared a beautiful valley in the earthquake.

The reflection of the forest in the lakes is so great, what makes people believe that this is fairy world. Why is it so beautiful? Probably because the world’s most beautiful lakes. What are even unusual names of reservoirs: mirror lake, Panda lake, five flowers lake.

The Five Flowers Lake

Five Flowers Lake is located in the valley of Gizza, the South-Western branch of Jiuzhaigou. Shallow turquoise waters of the lake allow the visitor to examine the bottom, where lie the trunks of fallen trees.

The lake water flow down the riverbed Peacock, which is so beautiful, what could be the shortest and most beautiful river in the world, because from it flow amazingly beautiful waterfalls. About these waterfalls in China say it is the “Pearl Shoal Falls”.

Beautiful lake in the world in China

Five Flowers lake is widely known throughout the world. It is named so because of being in water colored algae. It is believed that Continue reading