Monday, August 19, 2019

Biological wonders

Wonders of biology, such as trees, ecosystems etc.

Clear Lake

Although Jellyfish Lake is the most famous lake with jellyfish in Palau, it is not the only one. In more than 20 marine lakes...

The Dales of Christmas Island

The epitome of Christmas Island rainforest is represented in The Dales. These seven - eight valleys at the western shore of Christmas Islands have...

Callao Cave

The gorgeous Callao Cave is one of the main tourist attractions in Luzon: it has been visited by countless tourists over many decades. But...

Hosnies Spring mangroves

Usually mangrove ecosystem develops in shallow sea water. But there exists relict mangrove forest rised by tectonic forces 24 - 37 m above the...

Le Noir Pre orchid meadow

Lately the beautiful Jersey Island got one more exciting landmark - Le Noir Pré orchid meadow. This natural wonder requires some human assistance -...

Poza Garapata, Sistema Zacaton

One of interesting features in the unique Sistema Zacatón karst field is Poza Garapata. Sistema Zacatón is an area with incredible characteristics unparalleled in the...

Baji Cypress (King Cypress)

The Baji Cypress (King Cypress) has a trunk circumference of some 18.2 m and is approximately 50 m tall. According to legends this tree...

Uet era Ongael

Although Jellyfish Lake is the most famous lake with jellyfish in Palau, it is not the only one. In more than 20 marine lakes...

Ashbrittle Yew

TThere is a beautiful and legendary tree in the small Ashbrittle village - the Ashbrittle Yew. >The tree stands next to the church of St....

Triarius

Next to the highest known eucalypt - Centurion in August 2008 there was discovered another tree giant - Triarius. Triarius is an enormous eucalypt -...