Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Biological wonders

Wonders of biology, such as trees, ecosystems etc.

Goto Meer (Goto Lake)

One of the best places to see the flamingos in Southern Caribbean is Goto Meer in Bonaire. Former sea bay This lake (155 ha) is former...

Goby 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...

Niau tropical forest – feo

Although the Niau island is small (just 2,600 ha) and rises only 6 m above the sea level, here has been preserved a patch...

Dinosaur Cove

Australia has mines of gold, opal, diamonds and other valuables. But not that many know that Australia has also a true mine of dinosaurs...

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...

Tnjri (Skhtorashen plane-tree)

Most likely the largest plane-tree (Platanus orientalis L.) in the world grows in Karabakh. This tree, reportedly, is more than 2,030 years old and...

Huon pine growth of Mount Read

Growth of genetically identical Huon pines (Lagarostrobos franklinii (Hook.f.) Quinn), stand of trees is 10,500 years old although none of the individual trees is...

Yasuni Forest

There is a very special forest tract in the immense Amazonian rainforest - Yasuni Forest. It is well possible that this large forest in...

Naracoorte Caves

Group of 28 caves which contain remnants of 99 species of mammals plus remnants of other kinds of animals. Exceptionally well preserved remains of...

Dave Evans Bicentennial Tree

Giant, 75 m tall karri tree (Eucalyptus diversicolor) with a lookout platform at 65 m height. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.4953 S 115.9750 E Categories: Trees Values: Biology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia...