Sightseeing Hiking in the Carpathians
  Duration – 6 days. Distance – 66 km. The degree of complexity – medium. Start – Lions. Finish – Lions. Interesting route that allows to admire the beauty of…

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Seven wonders of the present Turkey

 

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

PAMUKKALE

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 inhabitants of the Kazachinsko-Lensky district are fighting for Swan lake

 

They stood on their defence more than once. Today on the agenda again – Swan lake. Residents of Kazachinsko-Lensky district must decide whether to protect them. The author of the project of the natural Park – doctor of biological Sciences, academician of the international Academy of Sciences Pyotr Naumov. He is a native of this place and supports them wholeheartedly. For the creation of a specially protected territory of the scientist struggling for forty years. And to no avail.

– In 1976, the territory was reserved by the government of the Russian Federation. Already it would seem. But since the 80-ies up until now the work on the organization of the natural Park here, – said academician of the International Academy of Sciences of higher school Peter Naumov.

Lake Near, Far, Dargon. A unique natural complex. Here is home to 14 species of animals and birds listed in the international Red book. This is the only place in the area where swans settle-whooping swans. The southernmost of them nesting in Russia. There are up to 500 individuals. At the public hearings, local residents voted for the creation of a natural Park with an area of 66 thousand 800 hectares. However in the regional Ministry Continue reading

Major lakes and rivers of the taiga

 

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