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Saturday, 22 October 2016 12:35

Lake Urmia (or Orumiyeh)

A vast hypersaline lake with many islands, surrounded by extensive brackish marshes. The lake is fed by rainfall, springs and streams and subject to seasonal variation in level and salinity. The brackish marshes support reeds and large breeding colonies of various waterbirds with large numbers of flamingos (40,000-80,000 pairs), and are an important staging area for migratory waterbirds.

Published in Lake Orumieh (Urmia)
Sunday, 02 October 2016 15:00

Lago Ypoa

Published in Paraguay
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 07:31

Burnaby Lake Park Association

Founded by “The Group of 10”, they started it all, from cleaning up the lake environment to creating the trail around the lake, to ongoing activities such as nest box monitoring and removal of invasive species. This regional park, right in the heart of Burnaby, is a place to reconnect with the natural world without leaving the city. The area is a stunning wildlife sanctuary where birdwatchers regularly spot great blue herons, bald eagles, belted kingfishers,
Published in Lower Fraser

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