Water element of the planet: lakes and rivers
It is considered that the main distinctive feature of the lake water from sea and ocean is the absence of the salt. However, this is a common misconception. Actually there are salt lakes. But the fact that the lake is not connected to the oceans — this is the main difference from the seas.
The lake is a big bowl filled with water.
The deepest lake on Earth — lake Baikal.
But in Algeria there is a lake, which is called Ink. It with water as ink, can write on paper. The fact is that in this lake flow two rivers, the composition of the water which is such that, when combined, they turn into a liquid similar to ink.
But in Russia, in the Chelyabinsk region, there is a lake, where the water is saturated with soda. In this water you can easily wash without soap — all the spots “away” by themselves.
In Sicily there is a very dangerous lake, which is called ” lake of Death. It is dangerous for plants and animals. On its banks grows nothing, and any creature caught in its waters, dies. The fact is that on the bottom beat two sources of sulfuric acid, which poisons the water.
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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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N. The Indian
On the East of the country between these two ranges lies the most mysterious lake in the world – Baikal. Still remains a mystery, how it arose, what is its history and why quite unusual animals inhabit his icy water.
The depth of Baikal reaches 1 741 meters. And the water in it fits more than, for example, in the Baltic sea!
Of course, such a large amount of water affect the climate of the coast. Baikal summer tempers the heat, and in winter, long retains heat, softens the hard Siberian frosts. But the lake is always very cold. Even in warmer months, the surface water temperature 7 to 9° C.
And you know what the clear and pure water in Baikal! If you pull into the lake to a depth of 40 meters white disc the size of a plate, it can be clearly seen.
336 big and small rivers and rivers flow into Baikal, and flows out only one large river Angara. This lake has never been nor brackish nor salty. So it never was connected with the sea or ocean.
But is this possible! It is well known that lake Baikal is inhabited by the real sea animals, like seals, some worms, fish and crustaceans-amphipods. No other lake you will not find such sponges in meter and a half tall, which Continue reading