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Kyrgyzstan Lake

Lake Issyk-Kul Lake, which lies at an altitude of 1600 meters above sea level, has in its history a thousand years, and is an important subject for study. Science has found that the surrounding mountains, Issyk-Kul, and the settlements of about 30 thousand years old and the lake at least 10 million years. Today, the lake flows into more than 80 rivers and a large deep rivers, and small their sleeves - "Kara-Suu," as they called the people.
In the Jeti-Oguz district one of these major rivers - a river Juuku, which feeds its waters Lake Issyk-Kul. They say that in 1855 the people Ormonov want to avenge the murder of Khan, went for the "coon." ("Kong" - is the "price" that was supposed to pay the tribe a man who killed someone from another tribe. Often, the price could be very expensive, and are not evaluated in a single life from the enemy camp). And then, an angry mob-sary Bagis was unable to cross the river Zhuuku, because of its polnbvodnosti and rapidity of its course. In the middle of the XX century, is remembered as the author of this article in 1947, the river Zhuuku forestry workers were transported into the lake of carved wood.