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Caspian Sea

The Caspian Sea is the largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth by area,
variously classed as the world's largest lake or a full-fledged sea. The sea has a surface
area of 371,000 km and a volume of 78,200 km.
Surface elevation: -28 m
Area: 371,000 km
Mean depth: 211 m
Fish: Caspian kutum, Brown trout, Caspian Marine Shad
Cities: Baku, Aktau, Makhachkala, Trkmenbay, Rasht
Inflow source: Kura River, Terek River, Ural River, Volga River, Amu
DaryaIslands: Boyuk Zira, Pirallahi Island, Chechen Island, Vulf, more
Lake BaikalLake in Russia
Lake Baikal is a rift lake in the south of the Russian region of Siberia, between the Irkutsk Oblast to the
northwest and the Buryat Republic to the southeast. Wikipedia
Area: 31,722 km
Surface elevation: 456 m
Length: 636 km
Mean depth: 744 m
Cities: Irkutsk
Fish: Omul, Arctic grayling, Baikal sturgeon
Islands: Olkhon Island
Yellow River
River in China
The Yellow River or Huang He is the second-longest river in Asia, following the
Yangtze River, and the sixth-longest in the world at the estimated length of 5,464
Length: 5,464 km
Discharge: 2,571 m/s
Source: Bayan Har Mountains
Mouth: Bohai Sea
Country: China
Cities: Lanzhou, Zhengzhou, Luoyang, Jinan, Kaifeng, Yinchuan, Baotou,Wuhai
Bridges: Jinan Yellow River Bridge, Zhongshan Bridge

Fertile Crescent
The Fertile Crescent is a crescent-shaped region containing the comparatively moist and fertile land of
otherwise arid and semi-arid Western Asia, and the Nile Valley and Nile Delta of northeast

Banaue Rice Terraces

The Banaue Rice Terraces are 2,000-year-old terraces that were carved into the mountains of Ifugao in
the Philippines by ancestors of the indigenous people. The Rice Terraces are commonly referred to by
Filipinos as the "Eighth Wonder of the World". Wikipedia
Address: Nueva Vizcaya - Ifugao - Mountain Province Rd, Banaue
Khyber Pass
Mountain pass in Asia
The Khyber Pass is a mountain pass connecting Afghanistan and Pakistan, cutting through the
northeastern part of the Spin Ghar mountains. An integral part of the ancient Silk Road, it is one of the
oldest known passes in the world. Wikipedia
Elevation: 1,070 m
Mount Everest
Mountain in Asia
Mount Everest is the Earth's highest mountain. It is located in the Mahalangur section of the Himalayas.Its
peak is 8,848 metres above sea level and is the 5th furthest point from the center of the Earth. Wikipedia
Elevation: 8,848 m
First ascent: May 29, 1953
Prominence: 8,848 m
First ascenders: Tenzing Norgay, Edmund Hillary, Krzysztof Wielicki
Mountain range: Himalayas, Mahalangur Himal
Borneo lowland rain forest is an ecoregion, within the Tropical and subtropical
moist broadleaf forests Biome, of the large island of Borneo in Southeast Asia.
It supports
approximately 10,000 plant species, 380 bird species and several mammal species. The Borneo
lowland rain forest is diminishing due to logging and conversion to commercial land use.

Lake Baika