About salt lakes, Sol-Iletsk
“the Most wonderful doctor – nature,
Though, because heals
Three-quarters of all diseases…”
The City Of Sol-Iletsk . located 70 km from the city of Orenburg is a large railway junction connecting Russia with Kazakhstan and Central Asian States.
The most interesting attraction of Sol-Iletsk – a group of salt lakes formed on the site of the old salt workings. Sol-Iletsk Deposit on the basis of fangotherapy is a national treasure of Russia.
The unique lake is located at an altitude of 120 meters above sea level, cover an area of 53 hectares. Mineral (salty) lakes are unique in their composition, temperature and curative action.
The history of the development of therapeutic mud, salt, brine and other natural resources Sol-Iletsk steppe has for centuries. Traditional methods of treatment exist on the lakes for many years.
The climate of Sol-Iletsk – continental, with hot summers and cool winters. Relative humidity ranges from 50 to 70%, which is in the range most favorable to the person. With approach of warm days the water temperature rises and reaches about 34-36 C.
To date, established six lakes Iletsk salt dome, dividing Continue reading
The issue of work recreational areas have already been addressed in many regions of Russia. Of course, most of these areas are located in the SFD and NCFD, as there is a large part of the sanatorium-resort institutions.
But in the South Urals also have a unique lake, composition of water which is not inferior in its healing properties the Dead sea in Israel. Tickets from Orenburg to Moscow was purchased by members of the government of the Orenburg region more than once. And this allowed the cluster to include in the Federal target program “Development of domestic and inbound tourism in the Russian Federation “.
In “Salt lake” to invest about 6 billion rubles
Due to the fact that this project was included in the Federal target program, the Orenburg region have the opportunity to fully apply the mechanisms of public-private partnership. At the Eurasian economic forum which was held in Orenburg Governor Yury Berg announced record figures: total investment in Sol-Iletsk salt lake will be more than 6 billion rubles. To date, only in summer on the lakes rests and heals more than 500,000 people annually. Some of them booked return tickets from Orenburg to Moscow. Continue reading
Lake Mogilny –
the hydrological nature monument of the Murmansk region.
It is located on the island of Kildin in the Barents sea
a mile from the Kola Peninsula.
The grave is called “storey” lake.
This phenomenal small pond: the lake area is about 90 000 sq m, length – 560 m, width – 280 m, maximum depth is 17 m. the Water is light green, plain, bland. But only on top.
The phenomenon of the relict lake is that its water column consists of five different layers. Layers of water in the lake never mix. Why? This is a mystery to scientists up to the present time, although the lake is known for more than 400 years.
Each layer has its permanent inhabitants. Some organisms in the lake, living in the native layer, are “between a rock and a hard place”, because we can not live in fresh water more than above, and the hydrogen sulfide excreted by bacteria of the lower layer for them fatal.
Five layers of the lake
The lowest layer from a depth of 15 metres below and is saturated with hydrogen sulphide, as is well known, kills all living things, so I live here only certain types of bacteria.
The second “floor” painted in a cherry color. This unusual colouring, he is obliged Continue reading