The largest lake of the Balkan Peninsula — Skadar — is located on the territory of two States, and the majority (around 2/3 of the lake) this unique natural site belongs to Montenegro, and the rest — Albania. From both countries the lake and the surrounding land are considered strictly protected and are under state protection, so the Montenegrin coast of Skadar lake was declared a national Park.
Location: lake Skadar is located in the South-Eastern part of Montenegro on the land of three municipalities: Podgorica. Cetinje and Bar .
The main wealth of the Skadar lake — its unique flora and fauna
Skadar lake is situated in Zeta-Skadar valley, between the Dinaric highlands on one side and the mountain range Prokletije. Its length — is 43 km and width is 26 km. It has an elongated nature, an extremely rugged coastline, much of which is swampy, and the many Islands (up to 50). The average depth of the lake — 6 m, although there are areas with depth up to 60 meters (underwater keys or «eye»). The surface area of the lake varies from 390 km2 in the dry seasons up to 530 km2 at the high water period, such a spill due to the low water level and large swampy lowlands along the edges of the lake.
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The Abstract of the open lesson on the theme “Lake Baikal”
Synopsis open classes
Topic: lake Baikal – pearl of Siberia.
Preparation for school group
Objective: to acquaint children with the nature of lake Baikal
• Create a synopsis of reservoirs, find them on a map; to acquaint with peculiarities of oz. Baikal, its inhabitants; to teach to identify features of adaptation of animals to specific habitats (fish) ; to establish a simple causal relationship;
• To develop logical thinking, attention, dialog speech; fine motor skills; to increase vocabulary;
• To foster love and respect for nature and native land, to develop environmental activities.
Equipment: map of Irkutsk oblast, photographs and illustrations of the inhabitants of lake Baikal, the model for the structure of the fish cards for the didactic game “That is possible, what is not.”
Dictionary: the spawning, cold-water.
Integration of educational areas: reading of literature, communication, cognition, artistic creativity, socialization, health, physical culture.
Working with the map
-Look at the map. What are blue? (rivers, lakes) .
1. We say it flows.
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Country: Russia: Karelia
The Republic of Karelia – this is an awesome fabulous place. Rivers, rocks, swamps, endless taiga, numerous lakes, crazy sunsets and unforgettable white nights – it is also all of Karelia. Fishing in a place and is popular among experienced anglers and beginners of this business.
Experienced hunters will be happy to show you the fishing spots where you can fish while admiring the superb scenery of the Karelian. One of the favorite places for fishermen is recreation “Black rock” that is located on the yanisyarvi lake. At the base there are two stocked ponds where you can catch crucians and carps. Also we offer in rent to make boats, fishing rods and other necessary equipment. On this basis, fishing all year round: in winter mainly occurs ice fishing. The main prey in winter Karelian fishing is roach, perch and crucian carp.
On the base there are special equipped grounds with barbecue where you can help yourself, or boil a fish-soup, smoke the fish and fry kebab.
Men love fishing and the catch, they return home. And this is not surprising as fishing – it’s still a favorite gambling game that combines moments of complete silence, tranquility, privacy with unbridled enthusiasm, concentration and spectacular result!
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