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"the largest lake"
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The largest lake of the Crimea

In the great salt lake in Crimea Sasyk-Syvash the threat of the erosion of the separation of the dam.

As told in a press-service GU of Goschs in the ARC, this threat is created because of difficult weather conditions – a storm of northeast wind and wave height up to 1.5 m.

“due to overturning waves in narrow sections of the seawall detected erosion body of the dike. Sections of the dam on the crest of a blade of the dam relative to the water level be 0.35 m”, – stressed in the Department.

Due to the threat of an emergency man-made disasters on 16 April in Saki was held a meeting of the Commission of TEB and an emergency, a headquarters was set up to lead and take quick action to prevent erosion of the separation of the dam lake. Following the meeting adopted operational measures to prevent erosion of the separation of damaged parts of the dam, and also agreed to allocate engineering equipment and staff.

On the morning of April 17 at opposite ends of the seawall began the rescue operation on bedding stone, gravel and sand bags in the most dangerous parts.

Just worked at a place 85 personnel and 10 units of engineering and auxiliary equipment. Using dump trucks to narrow sections of the dam brought more than 40 tons of sand in bags and the same large Continue reading

Holiday on lake pyhäjärvi. Accommodation in boarding houses, Finnish cabins, the recreation. Fishing and hunting

SUMMER VACATION AT LAKE PYHÄJÄRVI

Holiday on lake pyhäjärvi

The Republic of Karelia is the dream of every vacationer. It was a great, unique area, where closely intertwined folklore, epic poetry, and rituals of antiquity. Unique, gorgeous and peculiar nature . unique monuments, keeps history and culture of Northern people, the fast flowing rivers, crystal clear lakes . calm and friendly people have long made this region a place of annual pilgrimage for many tourists from all corners of our country. Karelia is a land that over the years of its existence has become native for Russians and Karelians, Veps and Finns, Ukrainians and Belarusians, as well as for many vacationers . each year a pleasure to visit this fertile land.

Today we will go with You on a trip to this blessed land. And the purpose of it will be a beautiful lake pyhäjärvi . Why the lake pyhäjärvi we want to offer You to go to rest . And because each person is created excellent conditions for summer and winter holidays . The spacious rooms of the resort and with open arms will take You to their wall. The private sector will kindly tell You about the features of the Karelian fishing and hunting . A cosy Continue reading

Indonesian stratovolcano, Rigani Lombok

This volcano many consider one of the most beautiful in the world – its picturesque surroundings really delight and surprise all who were able to visit and conquer. We are talking about the Indonesian volcano Rijani.

It is located on the island of Lombok and is a famous tourist attraction.

Rijani – the active stratovolcano and the second highest volcano in Indonesia (3726 height).

It is a kind of mountain range with three subcriteria and oval Caldera. The oldest of the craters were formed about 48 thousand years ago, where in 1847 there was the biggest eruption. The second was formed about 3400 years ago, there is fumarolic activity. The third crater was formed in 1944. The last eruption occurred in 2010.

But the magnificence of the giant – this is a volcanic freshwater lake Segara Anak located at an altitude of 2000 m in the Caldera of the volcano. As a result of repeated eruptions that hit the rocks and formed the Caldera, which is gradually filling up with water, formed this beautiful lake. Its depth is 230 m. It is thanks to volcano lake has become world famous. Among the local population there is a popular belief that it is inhabited by the souls of dead ancestors who guard Continue reading