The lake took more than 2 hectares, completely disappeared, although more recently bathed people, boating, and the lake had many fish and live otters. The lake was near the village of Shahi, which is 15 km from Barnaul in the Altai region.
According to local residents, there was 2 lakes situated close to each other. Very one more, another less. Dried up that smaller. Dried up rapidly.
An eyewitness said, a big lake where we rested and fished the whole family for many years suddenly disappeared. The strange thing is that it disappeared very rapidly. In the lake caught fish, live otters… and it is unclear why the lake disappeared.