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Sand Dunes Perla

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Hidden : 8/27/2008
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North of Primorsko, in the zone between the Stamopolu lagoon and the beach, is situated one of the best preserved sand dunes regions along the Black sea coast. The highest dune ridges reach 19m and are exclusively fascinating view for all visitors of Primorsko.

 

Climate:

Summers are usually dry and warm. Temperatures in June vary (22-23°C) due to the cooling influence of the sea. The closeness of the relatively warm waters makes the winters the mildest in the whole country.

 

The living world of the dunes:

There is a large number of specific sand (psammophite) kinds of plants. Eighty plant kinds have been found among the dunes. Fourteen of them are included in the Red Book of Bulgaria, which concerns endangered animal and vegetation species.

Big is the diversity of invertebrates, rare and endangered amphibian species, reptiles and mammals.

 

Geomorphologicalbackground:

The sand beach strip built of close fine sand is formed to the East of Stamopolu lagoon. The fraction 0,5-0,25 mm takes 74%. Towards the South direction, the sand became in component predominates (carbonate content reaches 60%). The contents of heavy minerals is too limited - 0,8-1,0%. The coefficient of sedimentation for the bay and the beach are correspondingly 1,30 and 1,12. The strong North-East wind has moved the sand towards the inside of the dry land more than 600 m. The zone between the lagoon and beach strip is characteristic dune landscape. In some places the dunes are lie on calciferous sandstones.

The crests of the highest dunes are 19 m in height above sea-level and in 35° C directed. They are formed by South- East wind which velocity sometimes is over 15 m/s in December. The dunes in the region of Stamopolu lagoon  obviously are not connected with the Ropotamo river.

 

You must fulfill following requirements to log this cache:

1. In your log entry, upload a picture of yourself, your GPS, and the one of the sand dunes.

2. Send an email to michalhejl@email.cz indicating what is a range of height (in meters) of typical sand dunes that you can find near the initial coordinates of the cache.

 

[BLGARSKI]

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[CESKY]

Severneod Primorska, v oblasti mezi lagunou Stamopolu a plazi, se nachazi jedna z nejzachovalejsich oblasti pisecnych dun na pobrezi Cerneho more. Nejvyssi duny dosahuji vysky 19 metru a poskytuji fascinujici vyhledy vsem obyvatelum Primorska.

 

Klima:

Leta jsou obvykle sucha a tepla. Teplota v cervnu se pohybuje mezi 22 a 23°C z duvodu ochlazujiciho vlivu more. Blizkost relativne teplych vod naopak zpusobuje, ze zimy jsou zde nejmirnejsi v cele zemi.

 

Flora v okoli:

V oblasti se nachazi velke mnozstvi piscitych druhu rostlin (psammophite). Mezi dunami bylo nalezeno na 80 druhu. 14 z nich je uvedeno v Cervene knize Bulharska na seznamu ohrozenych druhu.

Velka je tez rozmanitost bezobratlych, vzacnych a ohrozenych druhu obojzivelniku, plazu a savcu.

 

Pro zalogovani cache musite splnit nasledujici ukoly:

1. K logu nahrajte fotografii Vas, Vasi GPS a jedne z pisecnych dun.

2. Na emailovou adresu michalhejl@email.cz napiste typickou vysku dun okolo uvodnich souradnic (staci obvykly rozsah v metrech).

 

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