Saturday, July 4, 2020

Geological and meteorological wonders

Most interesting wonders of geology and meteorology.

Troy Spring

The powerful Troy Spring is located in a somewhat pristine area and is one of most beautiful of the great springs of Florida. Description The spring...

Jeongbang Waterfall

A picturesque, 23 m tall waterfall with a single plunge which falls into the cove at ocean. Location, GPS coordinates: 33.2449 N 126.5715 E Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is...

Elowah Falls

A beautiful 65 m tall waterfall with a single plunge. It falls over a rock overhang. Location, GPS coordinates: 45.61195 N 121.99468 W Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? North...

Óþerrishola (Otherrishola)

For most of the time Óþerrishola ("rainmaker") seems to be an usual hot spring - a small pool with seemingly endless hole in the...

Yogoluk Sinkhole

One of largest sinkholes in the world is Yogoluk Sinkhole (Gua Yogolok) in Papua province, northern side of Wamena valley. This area is rich with...

Keek sinkhole

Amazing feature of the unique Aouk Underground River is narrow, deep hole through the rainforest and deep in the ground - Keek sinkhole. This deep...

La Grande Cascade de la rivière du Château

The largest island of Kerguelen Islands - Grande Terre - is very rich with tall, magnificent waterfalls. La Grande Cascade de la rivière du Château...

Wailele Falls, Moloka’i

Some of the highest seaside cliffs in the world are stretching along the northern coast of Moloka'i island. The highest ones are some 4.2...

Lake Abaya Hot Springs (Chokore Hot Springs)

There are numerous hot springs around Lake Abaya. Chokore Hot Springs (Chakoware Hot Springs) north from the lake recently had even some geysers. Geysers were...

Haha Falls

Walls of the enormous Kamalo Canyon (Kamalō Gulch) rise up to 490 m high above the bed of the stream and 1100 m above...