In the world there are a lot of very unusual places and breathtaking creations of nature. But sometimes, when the «improvement» mother nature takes people, it leads to very unexpected results and there are very strange, incredible miracles of nature. See for yourself!
1. Drzava or «the Gates of hell» — it is a gas crater in Turkmenistan, which never ceases to burn for 40 years. It «great» creation — is the work of Soviet engineers, who in 70-ies of the last century looking for oil.
During the drilling portion of the soil under which was a large gas field had failed. Fearing toxic fumes, Soviet engineers didn’t think up anything cleverer, than to burn gas in order to get rid of it. Here it also burns four decades, continuing to terrify and remind you how destructive humans are.
2. Fly Geyser or fly geyser. Actually is a permanent thermal spring, which, again, appeared due to human intervention. In 1916 there were performed drilling works and 60 years of groundwater with the inclusion of mineral wells broke through to the surface, creating this amazing creation.
3. Water Rio Tinto in the Spanish region of Andalusia, the color of blood. The pH of this water is $ 2, making it virtually Continue reading
To celebrate ecologist’s work. For example, to carry out the action on clearing of one of the ponds. Lake Smeha (not to be confused with the nearby village of Sohra) at the end of last week, activists were restored order. Came here as public figures and representatives of the national Park “the cave”, under whose custody is the body of water. Arrived at the scene and our crew.
Natalia Kuznetsova, reporter
In the Kovrov district for the village of Sohra is amazing lake-Bayou of the same name Sohra. This is one of the favorite places of recreation for both residents and visitors. And this is the main cause of contamination of the protected zone.
This is a clean flowing lake with a length of about 6 km, a width of about 60-100 m, and a depth of 7 meters – the former bed of the river Klyazma. According to ecologists, in the summer there is going to 100 cars a day, although the reservoir is not equipped places for bathing.
Victor Residents, senior state inspector of the national Park “the cave”
Violations in protected areas is largely a failure, that is, article 839 of the administrative code.
In the reserve travel and transport Parking is forbidden to light fires Continue reading
Horses and other animals love since childhood with feelings for a wonderful place – the Altai could not be determined until there has not visited. In fact, immersion in the wilderness of this land was invigorating, like the icy water of the local rivers.
Travel on mountain Altai is already started when I came across a website, calling to make a tour along the unknown paths of the Altai.
Base, where we waited for the conductor, was located near the village of Chemal known fact that there is a hydroelectric power station, about an hour away — famous Teletska lakes, and even some caves nearby.
All these attractions our guide refused, saying that we will see “real” forest. And riding horses, consisting of three people we went to see taiga.
Get used to spend in the saddle for 6-7 hours a day would be difficult, if you are certainly not riding instructor. The habit of dashing to jump in the saddle I have developed only toward the end of the trip, but the first commandment of the conductor – “trust the horse”, I learned immediately. Because it is impossible to walk between huge boulders to climb on wet, slippery trail and down Continue reading