When on vacation has it all — sea, sun, food and entertainment, — to leave the property optional. Thinks most of the tourists coming to Turkey — on «dacha Russian”. However, outside of hotels and hiding country, many still unknown
THE SEA OF MARMARA
The smallest sea on the planet (with an area of 11 km 2 472. almost three times less Baykal) in the North-East is connected by the Bosphorus Strait to the Black sea, in the South-West — the Straits of the Dardanelles with the Aegean. Hence the ancient Greek name Propontis, which literally means “predmore”. Formed as a result of fracture in the earth’s crust, the sea separated Europe from Asia. Marmara sea never freezes, and because shipping routes are always open. This is important for Istanbul — the main port of Turkey
Only in Turkey travertine (limestone) terraces located on the South-West of the country in the province of Denizli. Travertine arose as a result of salt deposits from saturated with calcium hot springs. The water is considered curative. According to the legend, in one of the pools of Pamukkale was fond of Cleopatra. Today swimming is permitted only in the “pool of Cleopatra” (proof that it sailed the Queen, of course Continue reading
the group of large lakes in East. part of the North. Of America. Includes lakes: Upper, Huron. Michigan. Erie. Ontario. Form the largest in the West. hemisphere the accumulation of fresh water — 22,7 thousand km3. Depression of glacial origin, North. the shore is often rocky, steep, South. — low, clayey, and sandy, a lot of Islands. Q. A. are staggered, interconnected short rapid rivers. Inland waterway on the lakes is 1870 km Are sluice channels to bypass rapids.
Concise geographical dictionary. EdwART. 2008.
( Great Lakes ), the Great North American lakes . the system of lakes in the North. America (USA and Canada ) in the basin. R. SV. Lawrence river ; includes big lake superior . Huron . Michigan . Erie and Ontario ; as well as oz. Sainte-Claire . The total area 245,2 thousand km2, water volume of 22.7 thousand km3. Depression tectonic lakes of glacial origin. Many of the Islands; in East. h. oz. Ontario architect. Thousand Islands (more than 1700). North. the shores generally rocky, steep; South. and South-East. – low, clayey, and sandy. By the mid-twentieth century was heavily polluted. The United States and Canada jointly developed and implemented a set of measures to improve the situation. Lakes are staggered and connected by a short and rapid rivers abounding in water. Connecting the Erie and Ontario R. Niagara falls steeply from the Niagara escarpment and forms Continue reading
The largest of the lakes and rivers of the taiga. The greatest rivers of the taiga are the Northern Dvina, Pechora, Ob (inflow of Irtysh), Yenisei, Lena. In this natural area are also located the middle reaches of the rivers Indigirka, Kolyma, Amur. Of all the lakes of the taiga the largest are Ladoga and Onega.
Geography grade 8
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“Kamchatka” – the longest summer — from 4 to 5 months in the South of the Peninsula. Reindeer. Orlan. Phyllodoce Aleutian. The Peninsula stretches from North-East to South-West for 1200 km Karymsky Volcano (1536 m). The lava cave. In the southern part of the sea, in the center and North temperate continental. The climate of Kamchatka sea monsoon, more severe in the West than in the East. Plants. Bordering the West of the Okhotsk sea, East Bering sea and Pacific ocean.
“Caucasus mountains” – In the foothills of the Caucasus. The area of glaciation about 150 sq. km was Prepared by the student of 8 class Steppe middle school Irina Ivanova. Name the Caucasus mountains “Grouches”, which means “white snow”. A place for lovers of mountaineering and skiing. The mountain chain of the Caucasus. The Pearl Of Great Continue reading