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  Beautiful, mesmerizing and alluring water surface can often be very dangerous. So, if you are going on another vacation on the shores of the reservoir, remember that many of…

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Trip to lake Oron (North of Buryatia)

 

I’m not a fisherman and not a hunter. But sometimes under the pretext of the same fishing going to the company, and I have the opportunity to go to a new place. And to go on nature or travel I love. It happened this time. At the Oron lake, located in the North of Buryatia, was in 2011. I liked it, so decided to go again.

Went from 24 to 28 March. Day there, day back 3 days and had planned to spend on the site. To the village of Bagdarin the road is already familiar. Here the road is not complicated, you can drive any car. Came to the hour of the day. Because cellular up, everyone started ringing home to his relatives.

We stopped in the cafe to eat. The people who are not behind the wheel, took a little bit intoxicating.

The team expressed the desire imprinted on the memory. The village of Bagdarin, near the cafe.

After the village of Bagdarin is a dirt road, not quite heavy, but worse than the one on which we were driving before. Although you can drive almost any car. Please note that we are talking about a winter trip and, accordingly, on the winter road. Summer was not here, but it’s obvious that everything is completely different. Ever see a video about the summer trips to these places: in high water it is extreme.

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Lakes of Russia

Lake Udyl is a huge freshwater reservoir, located among picturesque nature of the Khabarovsk territory. It is located in the Amur river basin and is one of the largest lakes in the region. The area of the surface exceeds 330 square kilometers. Longer in length by about 40 km and a maximum width of 11 kilometers, the Udyl rather like the river, bathed in the lake. The depth of the reservoir varies by season, in summer it is shallow. Maximum depth is 5 meters, the smallest – 2 m.

The scenic shoreline, framing the beautiful crystal surface of the pond. Stripped, dotted with beautiful coves, cut into the land bays, small michikami – this appears to be the Northern and South-Eastern part of the steep, massive folded schists of the coast. While the rest of it is calm forms and structures. Sand-clay surface of the coastal area is almost flat and low. Only places looming wetlands covered by luxuriant vegetation. These picturesque blotches liven up the lake, giving the surrounding landscape traditional Russian character and incredible charm.

In the waters of the shallow lakes have lost four small islets, and the confluence of rivers (Pildi, Whips and Chops) is the State reserve “Udalski”.

The rich vegetation of the coastal zone. The lake is surrounded by luxurious grass carpet, proteleuses for many miles ahead. In the lowlands rampaging unprecedented Continue reading

Lake Victoria

 

Victoria (Victoria Nyanza, Ukereoue, eng. Lake Victoria, Victoria Nyanza, Swahili Ziwa Victoria viktória Nyanza, Nyanza Ziwa) is a lake in East Africa, in Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. Located in a tectonic trough of the East African platform, at a height of 1134 m. This is the 2nd largest freshwater lake in the world after lake superior the largest lake in Africa by area. It is also the highest among tropical lakes. Show all..

Discovered the lake and named it in honor of Queen Victoria of the British Explorer John Henning Speke in 1858.

Hollow lake. Victoria in East Africa was formed as a result of the doming uplift of the surrounding land.

Geographical position

The area of 68 thousand km2, length 320 km, the maximum width of 275 km. Is part of the Victoria reservoir. A lot of Islands. Abundant river flows into the Kagera, it follows the Victoria Nile. The lake is navigable, the people engaged on it fishing.

North shore crosses the equator. Lake with a maximum depth of 80 m is a sufficiently deep lakes.

In contrast to the deep neighbors, Tanganyika and Nyasa, which lie within a system of gorges of Africa, lake Victoria fills a shallow depression between the Eastern and Western sides of the valley Great gorge. Continue reading

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