So, you're the one, and not a soul around for miles. How to make fire, you already know. Food! That is the question of questions! Around common berries, mushrooms and herbs. But some may be poisonous. If there is no firm assurance, you can run into trouble. Many edible plants are usually not used for food.
Edible leaves and young shoots: blackberry, chicory, fireweed, sorrel, thyme, white dead-nettle. Edible young leaves: plantain, black currant, rose, small-leaved lime, burdock, dandelion, red clover, goutweed ordinary, coltsfoot, dissected cow parsnip, primrose spring, Thlaspi field, Read more [...]
Pictorial magazine for the whole family. Periodicity - eight issues per year. The first issue was published in 2001. The magazine covers current topics of recreational fishing in Ukraine and abroad. Publishes articles, notes, and photos readers.
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Magazine "Fishing in Russia"- A full-color trade magazine for amateur and professional fishermen. Edition of the rich become the most advanced anglers in our country, not only repeatedly won national competitions, but the world championship! The magazine is designed for a wide range of readers, and contains a large number of columns: "School of Excellence", "Theory and Practice", "Tourism", the Arsenal, "Survival School", "hands", "The opinion of ichthyology", "Sports", "Cooking "etc.
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In our country, it grows only in the Caucasus, mainly in the Western Caucasus, where, from the shores of the Black Sea and up to 1300-1500 m above sea level, forms pure stands or grows along with oak, hornbeam, beech, linden, spruce. Widespread - both in vivo and in culture - in the Mediterranean and southern Europe.
In the mountain forests of the Caucasus is huge, up to 30 m high tree with slender, malosbezhistym, brownish-gray trunk and correctly rounded crown, in the open chestnut has great ball-crown and lower trunk. Whole broadly, 10-25 cm long, tough leathery leaves with sharp teeth in Read more [...]
On winter roach fishing on the feeder
Technology and tactics of fishing on the river bottom modern light tackle.
Winter perches Kama
Not even in the best weather can provoke sluggish bass. Success Secrets of the Permian wizard.
For rotan also needs its own approach
In firebrands at home. Catching rotan near Khabarovsk.
Notes on the various methods of catching trout on paid suburban ponds.
The flag zherlitsy
About the most popular kind of winter gear zhivtsovoy thoroughly and accurately. Part 1.
Gulf of Mexico
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Found in the western regions of Ukraine (in the east to about Uman) and in the western Caucasus to the height of 1500 meters, in the broad lesah.Bolshey often grows in the mountains of central and southern Europe and Asia Minor.
Large, up to 40 m, a fast-growing tree with a slender cylindrical, brownish-gray mottled trunk. (The trunk is spotty because the loose bark of old records reveal younger layers of the cortex.) Leaves green above, below bluish-white, 5-lobed, pointed, sharp cuts between the blades (as it is easily distinguished from sycamore maple). In May - June, after the opening of Read more [...]
I'm standing on the balcony of our new home in Novosibirsk and looking through binoculars. But do not admire wooded Zarechnev distances of a ghostly sway in the hot June haze on the horizon. No, my binoculars pointing up: there, in the bottomless blue light, sharply defined black kruglyashami aperture binoculars - a myriad of light-winged creatures. This - the butterfly. Some what close, majestic, as gliders, float motionless sprawled on the wings, which I managed to make out in binoculars clear dark veins: those that increase, the veins are not visible, but butterflies glow in the sun Read more [...]
Annual plant height of 8 to 30 cm stem is erect, hollow, branched at the top. Leaves twice or thrice pinnate. Baskets on short legs thickened to form a common apical corymbose inflorescence. Bracts ovate, margin membranous, obtuse. Receptacle elongated conical hollow. All the flowers in the basket only chetyrehzubchatye tubular, yellow (marginal lozhnoyazychkovye flowers are missing). Fruits - oblong achenes stirrup thin edges without pappus. It flowers from June to October, achenes ripen from July to late autumn. North American species, is listed in Europe in the late XIX century, is widely Read more [...]
Synonyms: Spermophilus rufescens, Arctomys rufescens, Citellus rufescens.
Kazakh name: balpak.
Russian local, name: Meadow gopher.
In Pushnikov: common ground squirrel.
Notes on taxonomy. Reddish gopher in its morphology is well-differentiated species. From close to him red-squirrel it has large size smaller zygomatic width, reduced first upper premolars, narrower brain capsule, relatively shorter dentition, small orbits. In red-squirrel "cap" on the head fainter, and her cheeks are white.
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Status. Locally rasprostrannny species with declining numbers; vulnerable to anthropogenic factors.
Distribution. Lives in the North-Caspian region, Central Asia, in the south of Western Siberia and Transbaikalia. Observed at different times throughout the Saratov Volga, also found in the Right Bank. For example, we know what the settlements around Ivanovo siding with. Market-Buschke Saratov region, near the town of Volsk. Since the beginning of 1980. report regularly to the right bank of the Saratov region, as well as in neighboring Ulyanovsk, Samara and Penza (Ilyin et al, 1996).
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Shrub up to 5 m high with openwork foliage. The leaves are pinnate, dark on the top and lighter on the lower side, consisting of 5-7 prodolgovatoyaytsevidnyh leaflets. Lateral leaflets on short. petiolate or sessile, and only at the single-leaf petiole up to 3 cm in length. In May - June of bright green leaves on long thin stems hanging elongated, branched panicles of small white and pink flowers. In July - August ripen peculiar fruit - Vesicular-inflated, yellowish-green 2-3-celled capsule. When ripe, they open, spilling okrugloyaytsevidnye with hard shiny gray or yellowish-brown skinned Read more [...]
In the tropics and subtropics, with poor protection of those la man attacked by insects and leeches can get bruises, scratches, cuts. Therefore, it must have:
1) strong enough clothes that can withstand harsh conditions of the transition through the jungle;
2) mosquito net and gloves to protect against thorns - screens should be yellow (light) color, which is afraid of mosquitoes and black and other dark colors are especially attracted mosquitoes, midges and slegshey;
3) bags, where you can put the necessary things (eg, maps, compass, matches);
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Herbaceous perennials, 10-110 cm tall. Distribution: European part, the Caucasus, Western and Eastern Siberia, the Far East.
Contain flavonoids (including anthocyanins, ieoflavonoidy), xanthones, quinones, triterpenoids, karotiioidy, carbohydrates and related Comm., And higher aliphatic alcohols, phenol, higher fatty acids and alicyclic established structure. Marked fatty oil to 12% from seed 1. biglumis Vahl., tannins to 2% of the leaf 1. halophila Pall., essential oil. Detected alkaloids, coumarins, saponins, vitamin C.
Medicinal. Therapeutic action - stimulating appetite, sokogonnym - Read more [...]
Perennial herbaceous green or slightly glaucous plant height of 20-120 cm Stem erect, branched in the middle and the top. Stem leaves lanceolate, sessile, amplexicaul relatively large. Baskets diameter 2.5-4.5 cm, sessile, arranged singly at the tips of stems and branches. All the flowers in the basket of reeds, bisexual, blue color. Fruits - oblong achene with pappus. It flowers from June to October, achenes ripen in July and October.
Widespread species in Eurasia, and cultivated as an introduction and known elsewhere. In Russia, found in the European part of the North Caucasus, Western Read more [...]
Imagine that you went into the woods and got lost. Necessary to accomplish the following: orient, get water and fire protection from the cold, to organize the night.
Thing for you - reach out to people, and so important guides are power lines, rivers, trails and glades. Finding any of these objects, walk along it, and you will find people. But how to distinguish animal tracks from a Human? If the path is well trampled, but the bushes closed above it at the height of the waist - is ferocious "road", which will not lead to housing.
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Among the first to catch your eye on the fields, garden beds and the other dug up in August and September plots bright green, shiny rosette bittercress (Barbarea vulgaris). Can be found in meadows and wild cress, wet hollows, but always in the open with not very thick grass. Bittercress sheet is shaped like a tea-spoon, the handle is decorated with festoons 2-3 pairs. Here are a brilliant "spoon" and collect for the salad. Their taste resembles mustard, a little hot, so it's best to mix it in a salad with other early plants. This bitterness disappears during cooking, because Read more [...]
Hunting has a lot to do with fishing, but the variety of ways and gas production, rapidly changing situations, it has no equal. For thrills, it is superior fishing, although experience in luring big fish is enough. Hunting experience make sweet heart-stopping for them hunter goes for miles, waiting for hours in ambush, suffers a lot of inconvenience.
Most hunting trips are directional, ie go for a certain type (two or three species) game. Wander through the woods with a gun at random - this is not hunting, and a simple walk. It is usually accompanied by a minimum of trophies or never provided. Read more [...]
M. uniflora (L.) A. Gray - herbaceous perennial 5-15 cm high. Propagation: All. Contains iridoids, triterpenoids, phytosterols, flavonoids, quinones, and phenolic acid glycosides and established structure.
Medicinal. Therapeutic action - haemostatic - leaves, astringent, diuretic, emetic - Hopes. hours Statement - pain: when gastralgia, arthralgia, eye disease: conjunctivitis, blepharitis, diseases of the cardiovascular system: the heart disease - Hopes. hours, diseases of the digestive system: diarrhea, trauma: with festering wounds - the leaves. Read more [...]
The holiday season, trekking, expeditions, and just outings coming. Knife, as you know, a reserve not sharpened. However good and however it may be pointed at the exit, still blunted in the campaign. And if you let us lodge in the lap of nature, away from civilization, a little longer, then in the end you may find it easier to chew off his head with his teeth or fins of fish caught, what they saw off with a dull knife. So sharpen up the knife in the field all the more necessary.
Hence, we need sharpener is adapted to field conditions. Now start zanudstvovat - as always, first theory. What Read more [...]
During the Soviet mountaineering dominant figure in the educational process and training climbers, is an instructor of mountaineering. And even in the early stages of the institute of mountaineering instructors not raised the question of the division of the term to any other category, already available in the western mountaineering school: a guide, a guide, a porter. This was aided by the organizational system of the Soviet mountaineering. And strange as it may seem today, but it is the organizational system became the basis of the direction, which became known as the "School of the Soviet Read more [...]