Friday, 27 November 2015

Amazing places – Maldives

Amazing places – Maldives

Maldives is an island country located in the Indian Ocean. The country is known for its beautiful beaches and marine life. The country consists of 192 islands spread over a very large area.
Coral reef in Maldives

Apart from the beautiful clean beaches there are various marine organisms located in the nearby ocean. There are many species of fishes, crabs, shrimps, turtles in this ocean. The coral reef in Maldives was damaged due to rising temperature. However after efforts from local people and by using synthetic ways the coral is now regenerating.
Glowing ocean due to bioluminescene

One other phenomenon is observed in Maldives which is glowing ocean at night due to bioluminescence ability of sea micro organisms.
Resorts in Maldives

Maldives is one of the favorite locations for beaches and marine life enthusiast. The main income source for this country is tourism. Various resorts with staying facilities are available in Maldives. Many direct flights are also available from various countries.
Apart from this the country is also planning to become a complete green country by reducing or completely stopping its carbon gases emission.
2004 Tsunami in Maldives

The country is the lowest country in the world because of which it is at high risk due to rising sea levels. The country was also critically hit by 2004 tsunamis more than half of the GDP was lost in the incident and over 100 deaths were reported.

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