The Origin of lake basins
  The lake basin can be both endogenous and exogenous origin that have the most significant impact on their size, shape, water regime. The largest lake basins of tectonic origin.…

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A Tour from Ekaterinburg Sol-Iletsk - Salt lakes of Orenburg region
  Sol-Iletsk is a small town located in the Orenburg region, on the border of Russia and Kazakhstan, 970 km from Ekaterinburg. There are salt lakes with similar water composition…

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The Most unique lakes of the planet Earth
  Our planet consists of many unique places which you can enjoy forever. These masterpieces of nature can be called many lakes, especially those to which people have not had…

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The Lake Kiowa

 

The father of the patient, and her younger sister and brothers leaving the young men, went with his army Prince Kiy place for permanent settlement to look. Anywhere place he didn’t like. Finally he came to the valley with the lakes. The largest section of the lake was all the bird rich. He broke camp. The guards got drunk and fell asleep, tired of the constant campaigns. In the morning gulls came and all edibles are robbed. Cue angry and ordered all the nests of gulls to ruin. The soldiers climbed in the lake, but many had drowned in this drowning, gulls pecked and floating Islands are crushed. Hard enraged Cue. On the shore they found the hut of a lonely old man. Decided the old man as a sacrifice to the idol to bring. But there was a thunderstorm and the lightning have split the idol. Then the elder said, “there is Not a house you’re looking for, go back to the Dnieper river and there find a place with high hills, there is your home. And are not staying over. Your father’s dead, and brothers and sister was made”. So did the Cue, and the old man released to the world. The elder told the villagers Continue reading

Inland waters of Africa

 

In terms of total annual flow (cubic 5390 km) Africa is behind Asia and South America. Pools area, length, volume of flow, many rivers are among the largest in the world (Nile, Congo). The distribution of the river network and runoff throughout the continent extremely evenly, that depends mainly on differences in climatic conditions, topography and nature of the rocks of certain areas. Along with areas with dense hydrographic network and large lakes, vast spaces of Africa or almost completely deprived local river network. Many rivers do not reach the ocean and end up in landlocked endorheic basins. Almost all the rivers of the continent are fed by rain. Only in the deserts and semi-deserts diet of their soil, and the high peaks of the Atlas mountains and Eastern Africa the sources of the rivers are fed as melt water of snow and glaciers.

The longest river of Africa – Nile (6671 km) at the same time and the longest river of the Earth. The area of the basin of the Nile – 2870 thousand sq. km. the source of the Nile – the river Rukarara in the system of the Kagera river, originating at an altitude of 2000 m. In the next part – between lakes Victoria and albert (Mobutu-CECE-Seko) the river is called Victoria Nile. After crossing lake albert, the river receives the name of the albert Nile. In the upper course, the river flows into the bottom of the gorge, Continue reading

The Most unique lakes of the planet Earth

 

Our planet consists of many unique places which you can enjoy forever. These masterpieces of nature can be called many lakes, especially those to which people have not had time to take a hand.

According to statistics, on Earth there are about 5 million lakes. They are all different in origin, shape, size, composition, water depth, etc. because the lake is a closed basin, they are literally tanks for experimental mixes. They can happen strange chemical reactions, but also to emerge of abnormal create, which you will not find anywhere else.

Some lakes are places of catastrophic events in history, such as falling meteors or volcanoes while others keep the ancient secrets or unique geological formations.

Today we present to our readers the most unique lakes on the planet Earth.

1. Spotted lake

In the canadian province of located the exclusive lake called Spotted thanks to some features that have no analogues in the summer season the water in the pond dries up, and instead there is a variety of colored puddles. Their hue was subject to the type and saturation of minerals.

2. Lake Abraham

Canadian lake Abraham in winter time luring the most famous photographers from all over the world. When the lake is covered Continue reading

Bus tour in Sol-Iletsk
  Sol-Iletsk is a small town located in the Orenburg region, on the border of Russia and Kazakhstan, 970 km from Ekaterinburg. There are salt lakes, similar in composition to…

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Spotted lake or Kliluk Spotted – a unique lake in Canada.
Spotted lake or Kliluk Spotted ( Spotted Lake ) is located in Canada, in a North-westerly direction from the town of Osoyoos (Osoyoos), 8-th kilometer of Highway a-3. This is…

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Top 10 Most unusual, awesome and unique lakes in the world
  Not all lakes are as simple as they seem. Some are huge, some as salty as the Dead Sea, but each of them is unique and entertaining. You just…

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