Finland. The Territory Of Finland. Finland – information about the country: geography, climate, flora and fauna. Map of Finland
Climate, flora and fauna
The climate of Finland is temperate, transitional to continental. The Finnish climate is much milder than you might think, given its Northern location. The average temperature 6-10 degrees higher than in similar latitudes of other places, due to its proximity to the Baltic sea and West winds from the Atlantic warmed by the Gulf stream. The warmest place is the Aland Islands (the average January temperature is -4’C). The most cold – the North-Western part of Lapland (-16’C). A large part of Finland has an average January temperature from -5’C to -7’C. Summer is cool, especially North of the Gulf of Bothnia. Night frosts occur even in July. The average temperature in July ranges from +15’C to +17’C.
The climate of Finland is characterized by a large number of windy days. Dominated by the southwest warm and humid winds blowing from the Bothnian sea and bringing the bulk of the precipitation. On the coast most precipitation falls in autumn, in the Central regions in winter. Sustainable snow cover is formed in the North in late October and lasts until the end of may, in the Central part – from late November to early may. Winters are long in Northern Lapland polar night lasts about 50 days. Continue reading
Vostok is the largest lake of Antarctica. In the area of the Russian research station “Vostok” about 3750 metres from the surface of Antarctica is the largest lake in the East. Its length is 280 km, width reaches up to 80 km and the depth is 750 m. the Total area held by him, about 16 thousand km? It is situated in the rift zone.
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“The species of plants and animals of Africa” – Plants of the rainforest. Great job. Twilight in the rainforest. Vines. Animals. Rainforest. Plants and animals of the tropical forests of Africa. Okapi. Find the extra word. Ficus. Ferns. Was interested in the lesson. How many floors are there in the rainforest. What animals live in the rainforest of Africa. A coconut palm. Animals of the rainforest.
“Berlin” – Rasta winter. Berlin is located in Eastern Germany. Olympic stadium. Elephant gate of the Berlin zoo. The city lies in a moderate climatic zone. Berlin was the capital margraviate/electorate of Brandenburg. Berlin. One of the streets of Berlin. Old national gallery. The Bode Museum in Berlin. The Capital Of Germany. German Cathedral. The Berlin TV tower. Red Town Hall. Berlin state Opera.
“The largest rivers of Russia” – the Yenisei (Large Yenisei). Kolyma. Ob (with Irtysh). Indigirka. The largest rivers Continue reading
Volcanic lake is considered one of the wonders of nature. Because their nature is in truth paradoxical – huge bodies of water, born of fire and heat.
Volcanic crater lake located in Oregon, USA. Enchanting deep blue color and crystal clarity of its water made a crater lake one of the main natural attractions of the state. The lake was almost not affected by industrial waste and is the cleanest lake in the United States. It was formed about 7,700 years ago resulting in the death of the volcano mount Masama. Considered to be the indigenous inhabitants of the adjacent territories – the Indian tribe Klamath witnessed the formation of the lake. In their legends the eruption of mount Masami associated with the battle of the God of heaven and God of the underworld, and the lake today is divine in nature and is closely connected with spiritual practice of Indians.
The volcanic lake Nyos is located in the North-Western part of Cameroon. Under the lake is a layer of magma, the carbon dioxide emitted by the magma, constantly seeps into the groundwater feeding the lake, turning the lower layers of water in the lake in carbon dioxide. Lake Nyos was a time bomb – tremors in 1986 led to the Limnological catastrophe. claimed the lives of thousands of people and animals. Instantly Continue reading