Mosquitoes, gnats – a real scourge for those who found themselves face to face with the wet equatorial forests, jungles (and taiga men know that mosquitoes – this is a serious problem). Today we talk about the dangers that mosquitoes carry. The methods of how to protect themselves from the gnats.
In ancient China, even had such a penalty: the condemned were tied to a tree in the jungle, and a horde of mosquitoes literally sucked all the blood during the night, left alone «cloth»And not a man. Barbara, of course, these Chinese. A mosquitoes, midges – it’s really big, mortal danger. From mosquito bites terrible discomfort, itching all, impossible to sleep.
In addition, mosquitoes carry many of the most unpleasant diseases. To catch any exotic sore in conditions of extreme survival Autonomous – It means a quick death or a loss of power, which still lead to death.
Protects against mosquitoes and gnats in several ways, and it is desirable to use them together, in combination, as no one method of protection does not protect 100%. Firstly, it is necessary that the maximum area of the body was protected by clothing. Secondly, net or other desired to protect the face mask. Third, you need to be smeared with special mosquito ointments. And if there are none, it should be smeared with pine tar, swamp muck, beaver or bear feces. I’m serious! 🙂
Also effective repel mosquitoes smoke from a fire or specially made dymovuhu. In some capacity, for example, tin can be placed wet leaves, pine needles, twigs. Then the container was placed dry twigs, bark, other combustible material. Do not use in dymovuhu rubber or plastic as the smoke from them is toxic.
Well, the last line of defense against mosquitoes – just drive them away from the vulnerable areas of the body, with the help of a branch with leaves.