In the world there are many beautiful and amazing places created by mother nature.
One of the brightest and most charming — the Pink Lake in Senegal, the country where the final stage of the world famous Rally «Paris-Dakar rally». It is situated in the beautiful environment of sand dunes, and strange exotic baobab trees that are the symbol of Senegal.
This natural wonder attracts tourists from all over the world.
In the evening the Pink Lake adjusts to a dreamy mood. Twilight gives it extra allure and mystique, and its color can vary from pink to deep red, depending on weather conditions. Water may change color and depending on the color of the sky reflected on the water surface. Especially exciting — the lake during sunrise. It excites, confuses…
Such a romantic name of the lake has quite a rational explanation: the color of water — pink because of the microbes that can only survive in salt water. Of course, under such circumstances, we are not talking about fish or other representatives of the water world. The lake is very salty compared to the Red Sea! Off its coast is salt production since 1970.
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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.
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Tourists almost completely destroyed the blooming lotuses, whose beauty has recently admired the hundreds of thousands of people. Lotus seeds in the Volgograd region brought fishermen from Astrakhan five years ago.
Since ancient times, the Lotus is considered a sacred plant because of its open flowers ability to turn with the sun.
Today, the site of the once Lotus plantations, there were only a few flowers. Locals together with the administration accused of blasphemy in the heads of the natural Park “Volga-Akhtuba floodplain”, which is directly, in their opinion, should be responsible for the lake.
– We repeatedly tried to talk to the leadership of the natural Park, but no response, the lake turned into a puddle – konasov worried, Alexander, the Deputy head of the Kirov rural settlement sredneakhtubinsky district. – And because this area is under the jurisdiction of the Park. Now the lake of debris on pure enthusiasm cleaned the toes “Unity”. You can safely predict that in the Volgograd region of lotuses will be no more.
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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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Because the lake is a closed basin, they are literally tanks for experimental mixes. They can happen strange chemical reactions, but also to emerge anomalous creatures that are found nowhere else on Earth.
Tonle SAP, Cambodia
The unique ecosystem of the Tonle SAP in Cambodia is hard to classify as a lake or river.
In the dry season the Tonle SAP water goes into the Mekong river, but during the monsoon the water flow is so intense that it literally makes back from the river, thereby forming the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia. It especially differs in that its course is twice a year changes in the opposite direction.
Because of these unusual conditions, the region is a treasure trove in terms of biological diversity, and it was named a biosphere by UNESCO.
Crater lake, USA
After a large-scale eruption of mount Mazama in Central American state of Oregon 7 700 years ago left a huge Caldera 600 meters deep into the mountains. Despite the complete absence of supply sources, the crater of mount Mazama gradually, over thousands of years, filled with just rainfall.
Today it is the second deepest lake in North America, and its waters are the most transparent, cleanest and least polluted in the world.
Lake Baikal, Russia
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