If translated into the Russian pronunciation of the name of the water body, it would mean « spotted ». Indeed, this body of water is deservedly considered one of the most beautiful in the country. Scientists who conducted long-term studies are definitely stated that the lake abounds with a variety of extremely useful mud, mineral salts.
Alakol Lake is located in the north-east of Jungar Alatau. Ornithologists who were on the shores of this wonderful lake, found that it is rich in diverse fauna. For example, only one of the many islands, located in the center of the lake, home to more than four dozen different birds.