The uchar Waterfall – test for the brave..."
  In the second issue of the Russian geographical magazine ’s Picturesque Russia"* in 2015 published an article about Altai biosphere reserve: "the Waterfall uchar – test for the bold…”…

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The lake Baikal
  Lake Baikal – the oldest and deepest lake in the world, one of the greatest freshwater reservoirs in the world. It possesses unusual magnetic properties. It is celebrated by…

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Amazing lake Huron


Lake Huron is part of the five Great lakes of North America. Its coasts are divided between the canadian province of Ontario and the U.S. state of Michigan. This pond is remarkable that binds to a single water system to three other lakes.

From the Huron river flows out St. Claire. It flows South and empties into the small lake St. Clair. Its length is 42 km and width of 39 km at a depth of 8 meters. This reservoir is not included in the list of Great lakes because of their small size. It entails a 45 km long river in Detroit. So she falls into a body of water called the Erie. Thus the lake and is the connection with the waterway originating in the Atlantic ocean.

Some geographers try to combine Huron and Michigan into one pond, as they have a single water level. They form as it were 2 communicating vessels and are similar in characteristics of water masses. Moreover, our pond water surface area occupies 2 place among the Great lakes. It is $ 59.6 thousand sq. km But the amount of fresh water is inferior to Michigan and equals 3538 cubic km Height above sea level is equal to 177 meters.

The length of the coastline is 6157 km, but it is with all the Islands, which number several thousand. The average depth is 59 meters and a maximum Continue reading

Beautiful lake Hamilton Pool

Lake Hamilton Pool (Hamilton Pool) is located in Texas, near the city of Austin. This is one of the most unusual lakes in the world and it’s underground and surface at the same time. Part of the lake goes under the arch stone grotto from which flows a beautiful waterfall. Unique lake the owners carefully maintain the nature reserve Hamilton Pool Preserve.

37 km West of Austin (Texas, USA) is one of the most unusual and picturesque lakes in the world – Hamilton Pool (Hamilton Pool). The singularity of it is that it is both an underground lake and surface, flowing to the surface from under the arch stone grotto. Complements the beauty of waterfall flowing from 15-meter height

The lake was formed thousands of years ago as a result of collapse of the limestone dome of an underground river due to massive erosion. Water underground rivers flow into the river flowing nearby Pedernales (Pedernales river), which, in turn, is a tributary of the Colorado river

Hamilton pool, or better won’t translate on Russian language its name, Hamilton Pool is small, its area is about one square kilometer. That is, compared to our Pleshcheevo lake is a puddle.

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