Island of lemurs – Madagascar
A holiday in Madagascar
Located in the Indian ocean off the Southeast coast of Africa, Madagascar is considered the fourth largest largest island in the world (its area 592000 km2).
The island is separated from the mainland by wide Mozambique channel. Madagascar – this is a fragment of the ancient African platform composed of hard metamorphic and crystalline rocks: granite, schist, gneiss, separated by about 165 million years ago from the African continent. Some time a new island was drifting to the East, taking with them a large variety of animal and plant species.
The island nation of Madagascar is a very specific and exotic country in the world. She is one of the poorest in economic terms and one of the richest region of bio diversity. Of the 200,000 species of animals and plants of Madagascar, a 150 000 are found nowhere else in the world (approximately 5 percent of the total species diversity of flora and fauna of our planet). In Madagascar at least 13000 species of plants, of which 80 percent are endemic and 3 500 have medicinal properties. The island has no large mammals, except imported here allowed, but there are various species of small insectivorous animals, reptiles (including crocodiles) and lemurs. Continue reading
Information about cottage village “Sosnovo lakes 2”
Jensen Group is one of the largest investment companies of the Russian real estate market. For more than 20 years the company is successfully implementing complex investment projects.
Sosnovo lakes 2:
This 180 parcels from 6 to 30 acres, 4 km from the village of Pine and 67 km from the town.
It is a high quality engineering training. All work will be performed reliable, professional companies that have the requisite licenses and experience. In addition to the minimum required set of engineering, which includes roads, electricity and water winter, for your safety in the village held and mounted fire suppression system. On the streets there are fire hydrants, as well as high-quality pumping station, which will ensure uninterrupted operation of fire suppression systems and water supplies, even in the event of a power outage.
It is safety and convenience. The whole territory is surrounded by a fence. Before the end of the construction works will be one controlled entry area, over time, the entry will be 4.
This is pure drinking water from 2 artesian wells, depth of 200 m.
This is a place for active recreation the whole family: the common zone will be built a football field and a volleyball court, children’s Playground, lawns and walking area.
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Salt lake should be called a mineral, as such are considered lakes with a salinity of more than 1 per mil (thousandth of). Most often the salt lake endorheic basin, located in arid zone.
We briefly describe here the seven major salt lakes of our planet:
The Caspian sea
The size of the water area is actually more a sea, and quite large (371 000 km2), although the Caspian sea is a closed salt lake, the largest on the planet. The Caspian coast with its sandy beaches, mineral springs, curative mud has good conditions for rest and treatment. However, because of the complexities in interstate relations of Caspian States – Russia, Iran, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan tourism infrastructure in the Caspian sea is poorly developed.
The Aral sea
Former salt lake on the border of Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. As a former call it, because since the early 1960s, the lake started to become shallow catastrophically due to increased freshwater withdrawals for development of cotton from flowing into major rivers – the Syr-Darya and Amu-Darya. Currently, the Aral sea separated into two isolated lakes – the Northern Aral and the southern Aral.
The coast of the salty lake on the border Continue reading