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
Lake Italy, holidays at the lakes of Italy – Garda, Como, Maggiore. Tours to Italy from St. Petersburg
The most famous lakes of Italy . where people come to relax from the time immemorial, are located in the North of Italy. Here, surrounded by Alpine mountains, you can enjoy the unique climate and amazing natural landscapes. Rest on the lakes of Italy is beautiful at any time of the year. Towering over the lakes of Italy, the mountains protect them from cold winds, creating favourable conditions for active recreation and relaxation. Clean and clear water lakes of Northern Italy . the mild climate and the unique nature of these places attract tourists from all over the world and make the holiday on the lakes of Italy an unforgettable pleasure. Add to this the numerous resorts of Italy with lots of different activities and the beautiful nature parks with its medieval castles, and You will realize that lakes of Italy – the perfect place for a comfortable stay.
The most popular among tourists are the lakes of Northern Italy – Garda, Como and Maggiore . These pre-Alpine lakes of Italy . famous for its amazing natural beauty and famous tourist resorts, are perfect conditions for active rest, practising water sports or simply relaxing. No wonder these places always Continue reading
12 September is celebrated as a regional holiday – Day of Baikal.
Day Baikal established in 1999, after turning the lake into the UNESCO world natural heritage site by UNESCO and has since been annually celebrated on the fourth Sunday of August.
Over time the festival has received nationwide and worldwide recognition.
In 2008 the decree of the Legislative Assembly of the Irkutsk region “About the day of Baikal in the Irkutsk region” the celebration was moved to the second Sunday of September .
In 2010, the celebration of the Day of Baikal will be held in 15 municipalities of the Irkutsk region. Unique lake will be dedicated, magazine and book exhibitions, quizzes, drawing contests, theatrical performances, environmental games. Baikalo-Lensky reserve will hold an open Day in the Museum and final outputs of the action “March of parks”. At the Institute of geography, Siberian branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences held a round table “Development of ecotourism in the Baikal natural territory”.
In Irkutsk on September 12 – on the Day of Baikal – scheduled meetings with scientists baicaliidae, thematic literary Playground “Poetry of Baikal”, a procession along the embankment of the Angara river, the results of the contest “Seven pearls of the Baikal region” Continue reading
Whether to save the lake?
Near the village Stanczyk, on the fence of the construction site of the Orthodox Church, the defenders of lake Bolduc displayed a banner with the inscription “Save the lake and save the nature”, which can also be read as “Save and protect the lake and nature.”
Locals say that the Playground has already started intensive preparatory work – the place was fenced with net, the road to it was marked with pegs and begin to fill with gravel, started to dig and move somewhere pines growing there. Local also argue that the initiator and sponsor of building Nikolay Romanovich intends to buy the house next door to the Playground. One of the signs indicating it is a clearing of an abandoned well on the next site.
While environmentalists through the courts require under the Belarusian law for the holding of public hearings on the construction of this Church, people who are not indifferent to the fate of the lake, trying to protect him with their ways – hang a banner, collect signatures against the construction.
To the opinions of residents, environmentalists and experts, the initiators of the construction of the Church are not in a hurry to listen. I believe that they are not very well aware of the consequences of such construction. Continue reading
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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