The Chany Lake. which is located in the Novosibirsk region and is the largest lake in Western Siberia, once again nearly dried up and lost fish. It was visited by correspondents of the NHS.NEWS Vladimir Itkin and Tatiana Krivenko. Offer readers IA “Amitel” to find material counterparts.
A year ago due to alcohol intoxication local fishermen in Siberia was rocked by the sensation: in the Chany lake lives a monster. Another sensation brewing for 400 years: the Vats dry. At the end of the XVIII century the lake area reached 12 thousand square km, and now a little over 2 thousand sq. km. of Guilt of the person is not here, the lake is not fed by underground springs, and its depth, the average component is slightly less than 2 meters, is governed solely by precipitation, which in the last century was here a lot less. The water level did not fall, in the 1970s a substantial part of the lake (700 sq km) separated by a dam, and for 40 years the cordoned area, called Udinsky Plyos. turned into a grassy wasteland.
When we look at the map, Vats seem to be a magical place. Its coast is indented by peninsulas long — manes, which appeared at the end of the ice age by winds. Hearing pleasing names: Monkey island, Continue reading