Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Natural wonders

Wonders which have been created mainly by nature.

Erta Ale

The longest living lava lake in the world is found in the crater of Erta Ale - a very remote volcano in Ethiopia. Visitors...

Koonalda Cave

This cave is richly decorated with approximately 20,000 years old drawings over area of thousands of square meters. Part of the cave flooded as...

Maleny small-leaved fig

Very stout small-leaved fig (Ficus obliqua), circumference 16.55 m, height 49 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 26.7775 S 152.8776 E Categories: Trees Values: Biology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia, Queensland,...

89.9 m tall Noble Fir in Goat Marsh (dead)

Noble firs are beautiful, impressive trees - the largest firs. It is possible that the highest noble firs fairly recently exceeded 100 m height...

Little Crater Lake

Impressive, deep blue spring lake. The lake is 14 m deep and could be formed as a maar: due to groundwater explosion caused by...