Glorious sea — sacred Baikal…
I invite You to a virtual journey to lake Baikal — the most beautiful pearl of Russia. I am very interested to visit the lake Baikal, to see the pure awesome of the lake.
Lake Baikal is located in the South of Eastern Siberia, in the heart of Asia, in the valley between mountain ranges. Baikal is the deepest lake in the world, the depth of the lake — 1637 meters, it is composed of many legends and stories, songs and poems. For its size, the Baikal can compete with some of the seas, its length from North-East to South-West is 636 km that is equal to the distance from Moscow to St. Petersburg, a relatively small width from 25 to 79 km at its widest point.
Baikal is the largest freshwater lake in the world,
the depth and volume of fresh water, volume of water equal to the water volume of the Baltic sea — this is 20% of the world’s fresh water.
Soft water of lake Baikal, along the entire depth is saturated with oxygen, clean and clear — ‘sbecause into the lake waters with a large territory — more than 550 thousand Continue reading
Amazing in its beauty nature reserve is located in the Perm region. Every year numerous tourists visit these places to enjoy nature, clean air and protected areas.
Basegi is a reserved area of the Middle Urals
The total area occupied by this sanctuary is approximately 38,000 hectares. The date of Foundation is regarded as Basegi 1982, then the slopes of the mountain range and the Perm region was opened wilderness zone. In the reserve there are about five hundred rare plants, many of them listed in the Red book of Russia and Middle Urals: more than 50 species of mammals, 150 species of birds, reptiles and many representatives of the family of fish. Among plant species there are such rare species that grow only in these parts.
Its name shall reserve the ridge Basegi, which stretches from the North to the South of the region and is one of the main components of the Ural mountains. The highest point of the ridge is at a height of 944 meters above the sea level. In addition to vegetation and wildlife, tourists are attracted by amazing lakes and rivers, mountains and impassable forests, stone pillars of weathering. Among mountains rivers especially popular are the two largest Continue reading
Residents of several villages of the district Perovskogo in shock. Who and why killed the most beautiful lake region, “Courier” tried to find out at the crime scene
It all started with a call to the editor Vyacheslav Anokhin, making surfactants on vacation.
– The whole shore strewn with dead fish! – he was indignant. – On the water, at a distance of about 800 meters along the edge, is a blue – green film. Smell terrible!
More than an hour’s drive along the Federal highway, and we are in Pav. Front of almost twenty kilometers on the road and for a dessert – walk.
More recently berry and mushroom places, as they had noticed. Most come for the summer.
– Five or six years ago about Radioscope lake settled porhovsk the Pskov branch of the rich company, says “exclusive” information in our guide, Vyacheslav Anokhin. – On the new owners built a large wooden house. Then that was not enough. Wanted a piece of the fence off forests, but the locals took offense and soundly dismantled blocked the way to the gate…
From a distance the pond is fabulously beautiful. For stunted pines and birches on the shores of the blue expanse. Somewhere near the horizon it is limited Continue reading