Sunday, January 26, 2020

Lake Jackson

Shallow, 12 km long lake with two sinkholes in it. This lake has disappeared underground four times since 1907. Location, GPS coordinates: 30.52702 N 84.32219 W Categories: Lakes...

Mono Lake

Lake with alkaline water and characteristic, eerie tufa towers. Lake has an unusual, very productive ecosystem, which includes also the unique bacteria GFAJ-1, which...

La Brea tar pits

In this site in the tar have been preserved numerous extinct animals such as two species of mammoth, sabre-toothed cats, American lions and many...

Indecision Creek

A stream with waterfalls which flows down from Mount Chiginagak volcano. Indecision Creek is very acidic, with pH of 1.2, its water has sulfuric...

Mount Martin

Volcano with very active fumarolic activity. Its crater contains intermittent acidic lake and thick sulfur deposits. Location, GPS coordinates: 58.16913 N 155.35699 W Categories: Volcanoes, Lakes and streams,...

Mount Douglas crater lake

This crater lake is approximately 160 m wide and contains highly acidic water with pH reaching 1.1. Location, GPS coordinates: 58.85442 N 153.54154 W Categories: Volcanoes, Lakes and...

Devil Mountain Lakes

It it possible that Devil Mountain Lakes is the largest maar in the world. These are two joined round lakes formed by volcanic eruption...

Lava lakes of the world

The number of lava lakes in the world changes. Thus, over 2018-2018 disappeared three lava lakes which existed for decades. As a result, in October...

Nabro Volcano

Impressive, 2,218 m tall (before the eruption) stratovolcano which was considered to be extinct until it erupted unexpectedly in 13 June 2011. There might...

Mount Belinda

One of the few active volcanoes under the jurisdiction of the United Kingdom. This volcano rises 1,370 m above sea level. The summit of...