Unique lake under the threat of Chokrak In Crimea, a lot of lakes, lake Chokrak is a very interesting object. But as point sources and scientists, this lake is under threat . A unique eco-system has formed in it a long time, the water in the lake was always very salty. In these unique circumstances just live beneficial bacteria, and the silt and mud thus also bring benefits to sick people.
But the last measurements of water showed that she was in the lake gradually loses its salt and becomes more fresh, it means one thing, mud lake Chokrak under threat of extinction. If the bacteria in them will die, it won’t be mud, regular mud.
Desalination occurs for a number of reasons, all linked to climate, with frequent rains in the region recently and the dam breaks.
Since the beginning of the last century and until the 1990-ies in the lake maintained optimal salinity. Later broke the dam and began a controlled erosion of the lake Continue reading