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The largest lakes of the world

 

o lake Michigan 58 thousand km2;

o lake Huron – 59,6 thousand km2;

o lake Victoria 68 thousand km2;

o lake superior is estimated at 82.4 thousand km2;

o sea-Caspian lake – 376 thousand km2.

The deepest lakes of the world are:

o Issyk-Kul – 668 meters;

o Niassa – 706 meters;

o the Caspian sea – lake – 1025 meters;

o Tanganyika is 1470 meters;

lake Baikal is 1620 meters.

The largest lake on the planet Earth is the Caspian sea, it is located in the internal regions of Eurasia and contains 78 thousand cubic kilometers of water – more than 40% of the total water lakes in the world, by area, the lake superior even to the Black sea. The sea, the lake is called that only because it has the most marine of the properties of large – area, large volume of water, severe storms, and specific hydrochemical conditions.

From the South to the North of the lake, the Caspian sea stretches for almost 1,200 miles, and from West to East it stretches from 200 to 450 kilometers.

Origin this is the oldest part of the salted lake bluff, which existed 5 to 7 million years ago. In the ice age into the Caspian sea from Continue reading

The Most transparent lake in the world, New Zealand

 

New Zealand’s South island is famous not only for the fact that it was filmed the trilogy of Lord of the Rings and two of the film “Hobbit” about the journeys of Bilbo Baggins, but for the fact that here is one of the most transparent lakes in the world.

The lake is located in a National Park Nelson.

The lake depth of 76 meters, and distilled water is so clear and pure that you can see the bottom.

The indigenous people of New Zealand “Maori” call it a lake blue – Rotomairewhenua .

For the first time, it sank the Danish photographer Claus Timman
(Klaus Thymman) with the permission of New Zealand authorities.

Timman takes for such channels as National Geographic, BBC, CNN, and also worked with brands such as: Nike, Sony, Ralph Lauren and Nokia. Continue reading

LONG – Lake Blue

 

Children’s camp “Blue lake” was founded in 1991 for the children of workers and employees of the Leningrad plant “Engine”. The DOL “Blue lake” is a celebration of summer, joy, peace, understanding and creativity. The camp is located in the Vyborg district on the shore of one of the most beautiful lakes of the Karelian isthmus. Water space, scenic natural landscapes, fresh air, and help you create a unique microclimate. Each year, it welcomes hundreds of boys and girls, but not because “magical lake blue magnet”. Children and parents know that the experienced teaching staff of the camp is always ready to organize their stay and make it informative and interesting. Highly professional, friendly team “Blue lake” invests a lot of effort in improving his beloved camp. For better organization of summer recreation here. The large well-landscaped area of twelve hectares, is conveniently and compactly located.

– winter seven two-storey buildings with rooms for 4-6 people. The total capacity of the camp is 550 people per shift. All residential buildings have toilets and wash areas with nogometni on the floor. There are also showers on the floor, clothes dryer and bathroom hygiene, Laundry at the camp.

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