German publishing house LAMBERT Academik Publishing a monograph by Leonid Papyrin “Sarez lake. The results of geophysical research, scenario catastrophe, security”. The book goes far beyond the scope of scientific work.
On the night of 5 on 6 February 1911 in 23 hours and 15 minutes in the Pamirs the event occurred, the consequences of which made significant changes to the local geography caused many troubles. After the earthquake of 9 points, the riverbed of the Murgab river was blocked. Under the rubble were two of the village. Killed 105 people. The Murghab river, with no way out, began to spread wide. So there was a lovely and extremely dangerous lake Sarez.
Already in the late 60-ies of the last century, scientists started talking about the lake Sarez as the giant mine in slow motion. As it turned out, springs punched their way through the dam. The filtering process is continuously washes away soil from the dam. Voids that lead to subsidence of the dam and lowering its height. Through these voids possible rapid breakthrough of the lake. But that’s not all. A giant formation of rocks on the right Bank of the lake is in an unstable state. Collapse Continue reading
It is believed that in the summer the traveler in India is nothing to do. Heat, monsoons, downpours – these words scare the most unpretentious Wanderers. However, in the North of the country – in the state of Jammu and Kashmir from June to August best time. When British capital was the Mecca of summer tourism.
Kashmir – one of the most shining jewels in the crown of India. According to an ancient legend that once in ancient times between the mean and the Great Himalaya was a huge lake. The mighty Gods have drained it and filled with picturesque forests, blue lakes and fragrant flowers. Thus appeared the Kashmir valley – one of the most beautiful places on earth – the air rings like rhinestone, and sprawling gardens tell amazing stories of the Great Mughals, who left their heart here.
Kashmir is called Indian Venice – dozens of floating hotels rocking on the smooth waters of the lakes and canals. A boat trip – Shikari – one of the most romantic and spectacular treks. The decoration of the capital of the state considered to be a unique lake: Dal, Nagin and ANCHAR. Dal lake framed by the mountain ridges, the amphitheatre sloping down to the water. Floating vegetable gardens are replaced by plantations of pink lotuses, in the Bush scurrying young ducklings. The colours of the green meadows, the slopes of mountains, immersed in silence, Continue reading
The choice of the region
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Lake of Altai: where better to go for a vacation?
As it turned out, the choice is huge. In the Altai region there are about 11 thousand lakes .
– Once melted the glacier and formed a belt forests and lakes, – told “Komsomolskaya Pravda” Vladimir Kirillov . head of the laboratory of aquatic ecology Institute of water and ecological problems Siberian branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. – Most of the lakes along the hollows of ancient river – in the steppe Altai .
The largest lake
The area of salt lakes of the Kulunda 728 square kilometers! It is even called Altai sea. Drive up to it from the village Znamenka Slavgorod district. From village to “the sea” three miles. Here come people who don’t like to push, and are looking for space, solitude and silence.
The most famous
The most famous lake in the Altai yarovoye lake. On the shore is interesting metal sculpture – a monument to the crustacean Artemia. It is said that in some countries, this tiny creature make extremely expensive drugs, one gram of which Continue reading
Wildlife Sanctuaries of the Pinega land and the Kargopol area: 40 years on nature conservation · site of the government of the Arkhangelsk region
In the South-West of the Monastery of the sanctuary is a large lake Red Perch
On March 4, in the Arkhangelsk region, three protected areas (PAS) regional value – Monastery, sursko and Filatov reserves – has just celebrated 40 years since the Foundation. They are located in Onega and Kargopol districts.
As noted by the Deputy head of the Centre for environmental protection of the Arkhangelsk region Yuliya Khrustaleva, all three of the refuge have biological profile.
This means that they are all created with one purpose – the preservation, reproduction and restoration of populations of animals, plants, birds, their habitats and overall ecological balance, – said Yuliya Khrustaleva.
The Red lake Perch and bird colonies
In the South-West of the Monastery of the sanctuary is a large lake of Red Perch (old name – the Holy lake). In the Northern part of this lake there is a small island of Driftwood, which has become the habitat of huge numbers of birds. Here are real “rookeries”.
By the way, among the birds living in the reserve, identified 8 species included in the Red book of the Russian Federation and the Arkhangelsk region, including eagle owl, Tengmalm’s Continue reading
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