This is an unusual video about the invasion of Asian silver carp caught on Wabash river (Wabash River) in the Midwest, mark Kirby (Mark Kirby) and his partner Brendan Kearns (Kearns Brendan). According to specialists, the most famous lake in the USA and Canada are on the verge of this ecological disaster. Silver carp, imported once from Kazakhstan (behind the ocean it is called Asian carp), has spread to the waterways of the New world with an incredible scale.
It all started with the fact that in 70-e years of the last century of American fishermen, not thinking about the consequences, brought a few specimens of silver carp and silver carp, which were caught in lake Balkhash to “imported” fish destroyed the excess of algae in the Illinois river. As a result of voracious migrant not only coped with the task set before him, but began to seize new territory, harassing the local fish. Now before American experts had a new goal — to prevent the spread of Asian (silver) carp in the Great lakes.
Interestingly, the number of carp in our area, as a rule, regulates the pike, not allowing him to multiply excessively. But in the rivers Illinois and Mississippi Continue reading
Lake of Asia is the lake, situated in the part of the world Asia. There are many large tectonic and residual lakes, and lakes in areas of permafrost. The biggest lake of Asia is situated on the territory of the former Soviet republics entered into the USSR.
Many lakes Asia amazing by themselves, for example lake Baikal is the largest lake in the world by volume of fresh water. All rivers in the world that would fill the lake water would have gone a whole year. Widely known and is another lake called “Dead sea” is one of the most saline lakes on earth, besides, it is located at the lowest land area on our planet. It is possible to remember and the Caspian sea is the largest lake by area on earth which is called the sea.
Lakes in Asia quite a lot, but they are unevenly distributed. The largest number of lakes located in Northern Asia on the territory of Russia in regions of permafrost. Here, numerous in the lowlands, where permafrost begins to melt, formed a huge number of lakes – today it is the largest chain of lakes in the world. Here, in some areas, the area of the lakes is equal to or even exceeds the total land area.
A lot of large lakes in arid regions of Central Asia is the Caspian and the Aral sea (which in fact are lakes), lake Balkhash and others. These lakes are residual lakes, preserved on the site Continue reading