Thursday, September 19, 2019

Biological wonders

Wonders of biology, such as trees, ecosystems etc.

Uhang-ri dinosaur footprints

The oldest footprints of webbed-feet birds and archaeopteryx in the world. These trails here are among other footprints left by dinosaurs. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.5908 N...

Sado-ri dinosaur footprints

A rich find of fossils, including the longest known dinosaur trail in the world, more than 84 m long. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.5902 N 127.5560 E Categories: Fossil...

Deongmyeong-ri dinosaur footprints

A very rich find of dinosaur footprints, with more than 4,000 individual footprints and some 420 trails. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.9044 N 128.1511 E Categories: Fossil finds Values: Geology, Biology Rating: Where...

Bibong-ri dinosaur eggs

A group of fossilized nests of dinosaur eggs, diameter of nests reaches 1.5 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.6948 N 127.1839 E Categories: Fossil finds Values: Geology, Biology Rating: Where is located? Asia, South...

Til in Montado do Sabugal

Giant til tree (Ocotea foetens) with a height of 37 m and circumference of 13.80 m. In this location are some of the largest...

Deserta Grande ecosystem

The small Desertas Islands have numerous unique species. On Deserta Grande lives the largest European tarantula - 4.5 cm long body as well as...

Madeiran laurisilva

Unique, roughly 150 km² large subtropical humid forest, remnant of once widespread forests. The most impressive subtropical forest in Europe and largest laurisilva forest...

Xochimilco

Unique monument of urban planning, inherited from Aztec times. Here has been preserved the network of ancient channels with chinampas – island gardens. Channels...

Loltun Cave

Cave with some of the best Mayan cave paintings as well more ancient carvings and remnants of prehistoric animals hunted by Paleoindians. Location, GPS coordinates: 20.2539...

Cuatrociénegas Valley (Cuatro Ciénegas Valley)

An unusual part of Chihuahua desert with thousands of geothermal spring pools. Extremely high biodiversity including more than 70 endemic species not found outside...