Came grimy tramp to the lake. To clean the shore a bald old man sits, reading a book. Near the closed umbrella lies.
The bare bum finger tested the water.
If, dear people, — says the old man — you wanted to swim, I do not advise. Dangerous this lake. Whoever it is, risking his life. Take care of health.
The old man adjusted his glasses and looked up at the sky. — In General, better slow down, sit down. Soon the rain will pass, all the dirt will wash you myself.
The tramp meets — a Lie, a bald fool. Clean water, quiet. Want here. Hadn’t bathed in months, have lice.
The old man did not have time to argue. Hobo ran up and jumped into the lake.
The water is stirred up, went in pairs, from the bottom up the dregs. The tramp got dirtier still, in the mud, the blood, without a brush of the left hand.
The old man he ” told you, lawn head, the lake is dangerous, stay out. 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
Over the summer the young staff of the Museum spend 30-40 a sightseeing tour around three lakes and Karatag mountains with a visit to the sacred source of Panteleimon the healer.
On the lake Large Marina Capturea tells the legend of Citygis – evil stepmother, utopia in the lake of seven girls. The chapel of Saint Panteleimon is a legend about the blind girl, about the healing properties of water from a Holy source. It should be noted that students guides love their Homeland, and this love is expressed not only in studying its history. Twice a year they spend cleaning up litter at the territory of the Holy spring, and Round lake. Marina this year finished nine grades of school and enrolled in the Mariinsky school.
Now the tours will be conducted by her younger girlfriend, as well as Marina who know of the legend, history of residence in the village of Big Lake writer Arkady Gaidar and all the surrounding attractions. Continue reading
Volcanoes for many of the uninitiated seem to be something fantastic and inconceivably terrible. In order to get a better idea about these objects we quote the interesting facts about volcanoes.
Only volcanic stone floating on the water’s surface is volcanic pumice. It is characterized by grey color, this stone is riddled with hollow holes formed during the cooling of the stone. This process was accompanied by the release of gases that are formed holes.
volcanic pumice, Interesting facts about volcanoes
The eruption of huge volcanoes, supervolcanoes called, often cause dire consequences. It is fire and rain, shed for miles around the volcano itself, and global climate change caused by ingress of ash into the atmosphere. Fortunately, these volcanoes erupt on the average several times in 100,000 years. One of them, located on the territory of Yellowstone national Park, scientists say that, in all likelihood, ready for another eruption.
the eruption of a SUPERVOLCANO,
The largest of the observed eruptions is considered to be the activity of the volcano of Tambora on the Indonesian island of Sumbawa. The eruption killed 100,000 people. According to researchers in Indonesia is home to the largest number of historically active Continue reading
The famous lake Seliger is actually a system of lakes lying in the Tver and Novgorod regions. Otherwise, the call Ostashkov Seliger lake, the city of Ostashkov, standing on the shore.
The area of the Seliger – 260 km, the length of the coastline is 528 km Seliger 110 flows into rivers and streams, the largest of which Krapivenka, Cheremuha and Roach. Follows from the lake, only one river – Selijarovka.
Seliger lies at an altitude of 205 m. the Origin of the lake – glacial. Typical for glacial lakes is the form of Seliger – the bizarre system of several lakes, stretching for 100 km and combined with a narrow channel.
The coastline is very indented Seliger: in the land stretch out picturesque bays, many Islands of various shapes.
The separate parts of Seliger have their own names: lake Velichko, Wasco, Seremo, Long, Deep, Svetica, Holy and other.
The largest stretches are in Seliger Ostashkov, Polkowski, Kravotynsky, Trinity, Selizharovsky, Sosnitsky, Berezovsky and Nizhnekamsky.
Seliger has an extraordinary transparent for freshwater water, visibility up to 5 m.
In Seliger are about 30 species of fish. Of them fishing: bream. smelt and perch. burbot. IDE, vendace, pike. Work on acclimatization in carp lake Seliger. eel, Peled. The Graphiteleader rods – Japanese fishing rods of the highest Continue reading