The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a saltwater lake in the Caspian Depression in the western Ural’sk Oblast, Kazakh SSR. Area, 200 sq km. The lake is surrounded by saliferous mud (khaki). Salt is extracted from Aral sor Lake.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.