There is also a view that the peninsula was a training center, in which trained priests.Peninsula of Faith Research.On the peninsula of Faith intensive archeological work. Found about 50 archaeological sites, occupying a bit less than half of the area. Most old buildings Times Middle Paleolithic Neanderthal (60 thous. Years ago), the newest of the XIX century. Most of the monuments was religious buildings.On the peninsula have been found two huge megalithic - dolmen. This megalithic structures in the form of vertically standing huge stone slabs or stones, covered with a flat plate. In addition Read more [...]
The average depth of the lake Urgun 4 m, maximum 8 feet On the Peninsula there is a small rocky Peninsula. Orgun is seasonal runoff in the Ural river via wetland reduction miskoe swamp.
On the shores of lake Urgun birch woodland, pine and larch plantations. No attractions on the lake there, but the presence of roads and proximity to populated PT made Urgun one of the beloved recreation area inhabitants There. That is not always a beneficial effect on its purity.
Fishing on lake Urgun very successful. so as other TRANS-Ural lakes. In the lake there are Rudd, pike, roach, perch, tench, carp.
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American research vessel Laurence M. Gould in Antarctic waters
The climate of the Antarctic Peninsula is in three record for the rate of change. Its coasts are changing all the components of ecosystems. Scientists are trying to understand how it is possible to keep up with such a rapid process.
Scientists from several American universities, led by Dr. Oscar Skolfilda (Oscar Scholfield) from Rutgers University in the pages of the journal Science, analyzed the most recent data on the state of ecosystems of the Antarctic Peninsula, and trying to figure out how best to explore this part of Antarctica.Antarctic Read more [...]
In the North of Western Siberia, the average temperature in the last days did not reach the standards of the second decade of September 2-4 degrees and the snow was priporocil tundra, the snow depth in some places reaches 4-5 see Cooling and precipitation in form of snow and sleet brought a powerful cyclone that Middle Urals went to the Taimyr Peninsula and the Northern and North-Eastern streams tightened the Arctic cold on the Yamal Peninsula and in the Khanty-Mansiysk Okrug.
Today the weather in the North of Western Siberia began to spoil the cyclone from the Kola Peninsula. Read more [...]
Pic: Yusia/ShutterstockA:Finisher to plate, Washington’s Olympic Peninsula is the Peaceable Northwestward at its scoop: mountains, weewee, rainforest, and sleepyheaded backroads. The country is pop with bike tourists, and Olympic Subject Green is tied with tramp trails for all power levels, besides as the Sol Duc Hot Springs. Paddlers can brain to the Cowl Channel, on the peninsula’s easterly land.Thither are farmers markets, chocolate shops and former urban necessities in the seaboard towns of Larboard Angeles and Porthole Townsend, on the n slide. As far as contraption Read more [...]
February 15, 2011. The eruption of Kizimen volcano on the Kamchatka Peninsula.
Pictures are clickable.Source: Slide.news.sina.com.cn
In Kamchatka raged Kizimen
06 February 2011. At the same time on the Peninsula powerfully three volcanoes erupt. Ash filled the Kronotsky nature reserve Read more [...]
Nature gave us an unpleasant surprise to the inhabitants of the Balkan Peninsula. In several areas of Bosnia overnight the temperature dropped about 20 degrees. The country was hit by heavy snowfall. The height of snow cover in the capital — Sarajevo exceeded 20 inches. Thousands of homes were left without electricity and water. Due to icy road surface is disrupted transport. On the roads fixed numerous accidents.
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Mallard or Mallard (Latin Anas platyrhynchos) - A bird of the duck family (Anatidae) detachment of waterfowl (Anseriformes). More popular and widespread feral duck. The body length is about 62 cm males, females - about 57 cm, weight achieves 1-1.5 kg. Head and neck of a male green, goiter and breast brown-brown, dorsal and ventral side of the body grayish color with thin transverse spots. Female brown coloring with darker spots, the ventral side of brownish-gray with longitudinal streaks. On the wing of male and female blue-violet "mirror". Kind of a migratory bird. Inhabits fresh Read more [...]
Beach Panglao Island. To reach the resort before, you must first hour to fly from Manila to Bohol, and later another 30 minutes to go over the dam on the car until, in the end, you see the spacious sandy beach with 12 huts with thatched roofs, under which lurk suites small luxury hotel Ananyana Beach Resort & Spa. One night in a double room costs about 200 euros - is not such a high price for luxury apartments furnished with eco unblemished bamboo, rattan and abaca. Guests are offered here not only calming lying on the beach and a variety of spa treatments, and scuba diving, boat trips on Read more [...]
Alexander Malic company with an expert fishing affairs Valery Krasnov, sails away to fish in the Gulf of Finland on Birch Island. They will catch bass on spinning and bait to use as bait jig.Perch - carnivorous fish that is best fished from a boat and away from the shore. It eats small animals by sea and river, not water plants, because its meat never gives slime ...Read more [...]
Somewhere in the vast expanses of the terrible Sea of Okhotsk are amazingly beauty of the island. There in the midst of icebergs floating pods, chasing seals carnivorous killer whales, bears roam along the shores and worth polyphonic tweet, waterfalls rush down from the mountains and rivers are full of different fish. These mysterious island referred Shantar Archipelago. Many dream to get on Shantary, but the journey there is very difficult and dangerous ...Read more [...]
on 3 November. On the Kamchatka Peninsula of Russia woke up the volcano Shiveluch active for several weeks and is under constant surveillance uchenichkata eruptions recorded by a special cameramate is part of the so-called «Pacific ring of fire»On its territory there are more than 160 volcanoes, 22 of which activieties assure that the population of the Peninsula is the danger of not projeler eruption not BULATS volcano just planes.
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The purpose of this trip fishing for chub on Osapovyh islands, which are 3 km from the center of Yuryevets spills Gorky Reservoir. A suitable place to camp found a fast, a 2-steps from the parking Ozertso. Circle surrounded us a beautiful pine forest filled with birds' singing, the sun was shining and my heart was vernal mood ...Read more [...]
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We continue our story (beginning in issue number 31) to travel to Finland to Åland, amazing place for beauty with pristine purity of nature. On this fishing trip we will not try to catch a tremendous number of pike and try to find bigger fish. Since water is cool at the moment, in other words the possibility that the pike went to the shore. Will catch her at a coastal grass and reeds, where shallow water borders with piled deep.Read more [...]
on may 31. The cyclone, which has shifted from the Kara sea, the Laptev sea, contributed to the establishment of unusually warm and windy weather on the Taimyr Peninsula. Air southwest flow was supplied to the Peninsula from the Urals, where for a long time held the hot weather.
Average daily temperatures on the Peninsula at 8-10 degrees higher than the climatic norm. 30 may at Cape Chelyuskin (the Northern tip of the Peninsula) has set a new record maximum temperature of 3.1°.
And the wind in the southern Taimyr increased to 28 m/s due to the formation of a large pressure gradient between the Read more [...]
12/12/2012 Geologists are sounding the alarm, warning that the Crimea is slowly but surely "go" underground. Prone to seismic activity, the peninsula this year experienced a small earthquake, but is increasingly becoming a landslide.
The fact that Crimea is located at the peak of the collapses, told experts of the Institute of Telecommunications and Global Information Space of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. According to forecasts, this peak would occur in 2010-2012. Three times more cases of convergence of the earth for the past 20 years recorded on the southern coast Read more [...]
Western SiberiaThe weather in the north of Western Siberia has started to spoil the cyclone from the Kola Peninsula. In the next day, he not only add snow and blizzards in the whirl wind of up to 12-17 m / s in the Yamal Peninsula. Snow is in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District has already begun.
In Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug expected precipitation in the form of rain and wet snow, sunny. When moving storm from the west to south-east first temperature rise, but a strong wind warming is not very noticeable. And after a day in the rear of the cyclone over the northern arctic cold winds Read more [...]
Hebdomad of July 9-15, 1998Provision a memorable trip-up to AustraliaExploring the “Farming of Spell” Packing in Ireland on the chinchyRafting Tennessee’s Olympic-famous Ocoee RiverPacking in Ireland on the inexpensiveInquiry: I deficiency to knapsack in Ireland. Hoping to bed for somewhat crummy. I deprivation to see the polish and hopefully remain off from too many big cities. I am looking itineraries or equitable suggestions. I Read more [...]
February 17, 2013. The Taimyr Peninsula, the northernmost mainland Russia. Live and work here explorers - bearded men with stern faces and warm hearts.
Taimyr Peninsula is located in the Arctic and subarctic zone, which defines the extreme severity of the local climate. It is characterized by long cold winters with temperatures up to ?62 and short cool summers. The average annual temperature is ?14.
In the past five days the region has seen extremely cold weather. Daytime highs not exceed ?43, and nighttime lows go for ?50. On Saturday night, February 16, at Khatanga temperature reached the Read more [...]