The Lake of Ukraine
Geography - essays, presentations, cheat sheets, lectures, workshops, abstracts Lakes - natural reservoirs with a slow drain or drainless. Lakes are formed in different origin hollows (depressions). On the territory…

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Amazing lake Balkhash
One of the main attractions of Kazakhstan is lake Balkhash. It is in the list of the largest lakes in the world occupies the thirteenth place. The lake is unique…

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Lembolovsky lake, the largest lake on the Karelian isthmus
Land plots in cottage villages near Lembolovsky lake Stretches is a natural “font” among the hills in the Vsevolozhsk district of the Leningrad region. It attracts attention not only for…

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The Earth Chronicles

The biggest lakes in the world: top 10

For those who have never been interested in lakes, it will be interesting to see what their sizes sometimes exceed the size of the known seas. And their water is not that calm, as it too often the hurricanes rage.

Great Slave lake is located on 10 positions of this top. It is located in Canada, and more specifically, in the North-Western part. The name of the water body has received from the Indian tribe slavey who had long lived in that territory. On the tenth position of the lake fell because of its depth of 614 meters and a total area of 28568 sq. km.

In 9th place is the lake Nyasa. Its second name Malawi. The total area of the reservoir is 29600 sq km, and the depth of its water – 706 m. the lake is of tectonic origin. It is valuable in that it provides 7% of world reserves of fresh water. Niassa is located in the East African valley, namely in the South. It flows into the 14 rivers that feed its waters, but follows only one river, called Wider. Even the bottom of the lake Malawi is its steep banks, near which is quite often ravaged by storms and strong surf.

Eighth place in the top-10 of “The biggest lake” is the pond Big bear lake. It is the largest in Canada. Its total area – 31153 sq km and maximum Continue reading

Best lakes of the Crimea: where are the, fishing on the lakes is All about tourism and recreation
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