Lovers to swim in Saint Petersburg it should be remembered that as a rule all the waters and rivers in connection with pollution are only used for relaxing on the beach.
Slightly better is the situation with deep glacial lakes in the Leningrad region, which are powered by pure underground springs. Some of these lakes are officially included in the list are suitable for swimming. With the onset of summer in the news will see the official information of the resolved places for bathing.
Since the places for swimming in St. Petersburg is not clean water, we will go to far from the city and clear lakes in the Leningrad region, where you can relax and swim.
— the Radon lake in the Lomonosov district, D. Lopukhinka.
The lake contains chemical element radon, which is why the water in the lake is incredibly clean and transparent, at the bottom there’s no vegetation, no plankton, no any other animals.
— Very clean lake Swinscoe in the Luga district.
Amazingly clean Swinscoe lake near the city of Luga of Leningrad region. Is recognized each year as suitable for bathing. There is a convenient sandy beach for everyone, and there is a popular children’s health complex “Luga”. The water Continue reading
Home “Articles” Weekly Spassk “news” Unique Khanka lake is contaminated with chemicals and pesticides — the monitoring data
Agrochemicals and pesticides poison unique lake Khanka, located on the border of China and Primorsky Krai. The body is not able to cope with incoming economic-household and superficial sewage. This was reported at the seventh international ecological forum «Nature without borders», which continues its work in Vladivostok.
According to the Primorsky centre for monitoring environmental pollution, the water in the lake belongs to the class of «dirty» and contains large amounts of nitrogen and phosphorus. The main source of pollution of lakes were rice fields on both Russian and Chinese parts of the basin.
— Experts cite a lot of facts in the fields of Chinese pesticide production, which then fall into the lake. We offer not coordinate the invitation of foreign workers for companies that have breaches and inspectors organizations to more tightly control the quality of water discharged from the plantations, — Continue reading
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Yesterday, together with the user Badwolf, I decided to go to the lake Ritsa. Initially, the trip was planned from Sochi with a guided tour, but on Sunday visits, there was not, so we went to Gagra and decided to look for tour from there.
She was found almost immediately, 450 p we were offered a tour of the lake Ritsa. Note that from Sochi tour is worth 1200r. and it is less interesting, as the only stop in 3 places, tour of Gagra meant a stop at the waterfalls of Male and Female tears, OSPARCOM the canyon, the Blue lake, the observation deck “farewell homeland”, and directly on the lake. Also, for an additional cost of 200p. we were offered to go for another waterfalls Bird’s beak and Dairy, as well as view of the lake from the height of bird flight. It I all to what the tour from Abkhazia not only more profitable, but also more interesting. The place is very beautiful in the way quite a lot, so I decided to break my story into several parts to show more.
The first attraction on the way to Ritsa lake is a waterfall Women’s tears.
The legend says that she lived in the edge of a shepherds ‘ family. Beautiful daughter went to the river to herd goats and sing to her fiance. Young love was so strong, and the songs so lovely that the local mermaids took fierce Continue reading