ERROR FOUND?! This is a translation from Polish. May be inaccurate. Contact, You can help!

LAKE SYNEVYR

NieznanaUkraina.pl / Articles, Geography / LAKE SYNEVYR


summary SUMMARY

Synevyr (ukr. Sinevir), is the largest lake in the Carpathians Ukukrńskich. The beautiful and unique corner of Transcarpathia, Located within the National Park "Synewyr" (ukr. National Park "Synevyr"), at a height 989 mnpm. The area available for tourists, as well as for ordinary lovers of wildlife, who are not indifferent to the natural beauty of Ukraine. The whole area of ​​tourism is possible to conduct cognitive (nature) - walking and cycling. The lake is located in the region in the Kaliningrad Region Miżhirskiego Zakarpackim in Transcarpathia. It was established as a result of earthquake about 10 thousand years ago. Synewyr ico

If you are looking for something similar, check RELATED ENTRIES at the end of this article.

CATEGORY OF ARTICLE: Articles, Geography February 14, 2011, 12:29

Location of Lake:48° 36 ' w 59.86.6″ N, 23° 41 ' 0 "E

Synevyr (ukr. Sinevir) largest lake Ukrainian Carpathians. Located at an altitude of 989 mnpm, within National Park "Synewyr" (ukr. National Park "Synevyr"). Surface of the lake is 5 ha, average depth 8-10 m, However, the maximum- 22 m. Located in the area in the Kaliningrad Region Miżhirskiego Zakarpackim in Transcarpathia.

Lake was created as a result of earthquake about 10 thousand years ago. Powerful landslide of rocks blocked the narrow valley of the local mountain stream and created a heavy, Natural stone and shaft, a small stream was unable to remove from his path. Misa lake (cauldron) was filled with water and so was - Synewyr. Lake has a very clean water (water contains native silver (Ag)). It was stocked and naturally overgrown plants wodolubnymi. There are numerous species in the fish, among which special attention should be paid two species of trout (one was artificially rushed, another is a species of local):

 

1. Rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) -commonly referred to as "regenbogenforelle". Occurs naturally in North America, has been artificially spread to almost all countries in the world;

2. Brown trout (Salmo trutta fario) – fish species of whitefish, covering several different forms of biological traits. These forms - closely related to the noble salmon (Salmo salar) - Evolved as a result of geographic isolation.

The basin also live crawfish, whose presence indicates a very pure water.

Lake is located within a National Park "Synewyr", coverage which also includes local mountains surrounding the lake and thereby creating a natural buffer zone of (dimensions of about 30×20 km). Steep mountain slopes are covered with powerful Carpathian fir, whose age is estimated at about 140-160 years.

National Park "Synewyr" - Created in 1989 year through a Government resolution USSR. It has an area of 40 400 hectares, of which 5 807 ha-is a strict nature reserve. For the composition enters the park and lake Synewyr upper oligotrophic bog "Mud Głuchania" (ukr. Swamp Gluhanya). National Park was established in place of the existing 1974 the year of the regional landscape Park "Synevyr Lake" (ukr. landscape reserve of national importance "Synevir Lake").

Local population, created a few legends associated with the history (genezą) Lake Synewyr, explaining the geological phenomena such as. One legend is:

Legend:

… long ago, long ago, Lake Synewyr, It arose from the stream of tears, daughter of a local Count. The daughter of the Count, Her name was "Son" (ukr. Xin). Syń, crying, I have lost loved, poor boy, sheep shepherd named "expr" (ukr. Vir). Killed him on behalf of the Count with a stone, for, that was vulgar and peasant origin. The streams of tears formed the lake, and the local population nazwła it "Synewyr" - from the names of "the Son, and expr" …

In the twentieth century, Yuri Solomin architect (ukr. Yuri Solomin), built near the lake viewpoint. At this point viewpoint, Ivan Brodyn sculptors and Mykhailo Sanycz (ukr. John Brodin and Michael Sanych) carved and installed two large statues, which represent a "son" and "expr". Height is monumental sculptures 13 m.

Interesting is the fact, that the lake is sometimes called - "Morskie Oko". The name comes from observations of local population. Looking at the lake from the nearby mountains can be seen "The Eye". Observations: FIRST -> Blue water surface - as the sea; SECOND -> Around the lake is overgrown with fir trees, that grow on the bank beside the water - like eyelashes; THIRD -> A small island in the middle of the lake, of several meters surface - the pupil of the eye.

 



ARTICLE TAGS


Comments COMMENTS TO THE ARTICLE


YOU CAN LEAVE THE FIRST COMMENT

AND START INTERESTING DISCUSSION

Post your comment

Already have an account? Log in or Sign up
You can also leave a comment WITHOUT REGISTRATION enter your details below:

Contents of comment

Author *

Email*

Your email is hidden!

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.

Information Website

About Site

NieznanaUkraina.pl

For trips to Ukraine we wish
happy reading about Ukraine, We encourage you to actively comment! About page

CommentsComments

  • Wojciech Zaleszczak wrote in FREDROWSKIE RUDKI AND BEŃKOWA WISZNIA :
    My grandfather, Adam Zaleszczak, born in 1919, came from Rudki Fredrowskie. Maybe someone something?
  • tacjanna wrote in UNKNOWN VILLAGE MAIDAN :
    The books are in the Archdiocesan Archives in Przemyśl, but difficult to access. However, there are scans of Greek Catholic records available on the Internet…
  • Anna B wrote in UNKNOWN VILLAGE MAIDAN :
    Hello Marcin, my Grandma Helena née Pachla, had a sister, Karolina, and they lived in the village with my grandfather, Kazimierz Koziol…
  • Ew wrote in MAIDAN : THE LAND OF ANCESTORS :
    Hello, my grandmother's name was Józefa Pasiniewicz (from home important) in Poland they settled with their grandfather Stanisław Pasiniewicz first…
  • Artur wrote in Where to find postage stamps Russian warship … ? :
    After many years of absence from the site, greetings, Sir, Mr. Jurek!!! SLAVA UKRAINI! SLAVA MASSAGE! NO WITH RUSSIAN BARBARIA!!!!! Artur Ziaja…
  • Marcin C wrote in UNKNOWN VILLAGE MAIDAN :
    Hello, my grandfather Wacław Rybotycki lived in Malmanstal. He married Karolina née Pachla. I am looking for information about my ancestors. How…
  • Bogdan Luklinski / Spine Specialist wrote in BORYSLAV : TOWN NEAR OIL DEPOSITS :
    BORYSLAW - MY MOTHER / FATHER came from Boryslaw.. I know / I was,b.ladne


SEARCH

ON WEBSITE




INFORMATIONS

To see the contents of the, Click on the relevant section below:
You can receive information about new articles on email:

Subscribe to our newsletter by mail on FeedBurner


POPULAR

Articles, that read the most times
WHAT CAN BE TRANSPORTED BY ... : 161,469
UKRAINIAN LARD: SAŁO.. : 80,203
UKRAINIAN CIGARETTES AND YOU .... : 74,921
BY TRAIN VIA UKRAINE: ... : 61,830
NATIONAL SYMBOLS OF UKRAINE : 60,373
UKRAINIAN LANGUAGE and ALPHABET : 57,977
POLAND - UKRAINE BORDER : 44,719
EXCHANGING CURRENCY IN UKRAINE : 39,338
THE PURCHASE OF RAILWAY TICKETS ... : 38,179
BEFORE YOU TRAVEL : 32,933
HOLIDAYS IN UKRAINE : 32,288
MOBILE IN THE UK.. : 32,044
FAMOUS UKRAINIANS : 30,137
A TRIP THROUGH MEDYKA : 1ST... : 27,432
CRIMEA : AUTONOMOUS REPUB .... : 27,138

Top articles





Skip to toolbar