White Bear much larger than the brown, the length of its body of 225 cm and a weight of 800 kg. Colouring hair white to yellow. Polar bears are found on the islands and the ice floes of the Arctic Ocean and the northern coast of Asia, Europe and North America. On the ice, attributable to Svalbard, they rarely get to the Kola Peninsula and in Scandinavia.
Having a permanent abode, the male bears all year, and females with calves migrate to the islands in the summer and ice in search of food. Autumn female digs on the islands in the snow den, where, after an 8-month pregnancy give birth to Read more [...]
Introductory talk "The emergence of avalanche danger. Search in the avalanches ", carried out on a ski slope, reminiscent of an avalanche removal, or removal of old avalanche safety. In an interview to note that one of the most terrible and insidious dangers trapping climbers in the mountains at any time of the year are avalanches. In the summer, especially after the snowfall, there are short periods of high avalanche danger, it is necessary to consider not only during the ascent, but also in preparation for it.
Approximately 90% of all accidents caused by avalanches occurred because 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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Before you sell this knife, I decided to make a short video, which tried to show all the good and bad sides of the blade. Since thought I was still in self-defense key, and then saw the knife in terms of fitness for self-defense.PS I do not nozhevik, so my review may be some flaws, which I hope to avoid in the future (maybe with your help). Read more [...]
Ukrainian magazine for fishermen, which is published in Russian. Founded in 2006. Magazine "Pro Angler", this magazine is not just about those who made fishing interests of the profession, but also of those who seek to understand all the details of this special way of communicating with the world, to become a professional.
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Crake, crake or widely distributed almost throughout the CIS and is not found only in the far north, in southern Kazakhstan, and in most parts of Central Asia, it does not breed, but catches the passage. Crake, or crake, belongs to the genus corncrake, a part of the family Pastushkova, squad shepherd. In some places it is also called Dergunov, Derkach, krechek and mallards. Crake - a small bird. The length of its range from 24 to 30 centimeters. Wingspan - from 41 to 49 centimeters. Corncrake weighs 200 to 250 grams. Crake - a bird picked up, as they say, "lean." He has a narrow, Read more [...]
At the entrance to the lost world
Started during the night and continued this morning drizzling rain makes us not eating breakfast, premature collapse overnight and move on in a way. Snack stop on the rocky shore of an hour later, when the rain stops. Under steady rain, do not stop for several hours, moving up the Orinoco. On the horizon is visible Yapakana mountain, and the wide river gradually becomes narrower.
Under the Mountain Yapakana thriving illegal gold rush. Moreover, there were even uninvited prospectors from Brazil and Colombia. Surprisingly, this camp is illegal here so far. Read more [...]
Associated with hunting and fishing, depletion of wildlife is enormous, and what happened to the game animals or fish stocks today is a prime example of our lack of foresight, lack of moral responsibility to the children. The older generation remembers well sturgeon abundance of packets, black caviar, which sold almost every grocery store, a tower of cans with crabs, sturgeon for symbolic compared to the current price, and more. Today it seems fantastic. Similar examples can be given with respect to game animals. The fact that the growth of population, industry and agriculture, the role of Read more [...]
I hung up immediately, but then woke up a few times, then from the nightmares, the pain, and every time correct his kosterochki sleepily, glancing suspiciously at the quiet rustling dark shadows around. There could sneak beast, and my only defense against them - so pathetic hatchet heat and light the fire. I should be afraid, but somehow in the terrible beasts are not very hard to believe. All the brutality of the world, it seems, has closed for me on those two over the river, and here they did not get it.
At the dawn of my close dumped the sweetest, Zorev sleep. In the dream I was floating Read more [...]
Ichthyologists distinguish northern saffron cod (Eleginus navaga) and Far Eastern saffron cod (Ekginus gracilis). The latter are usually also called vahney. North saffron reaches 40 cm in length, but the catch its value rarely exceeds 30 cm This benthic fish with a fairly diverse tastes. It can be powered on plankton and benthic invertebrates and fish fry. Inhabits the Russian North Sea, down to the Gulf of Ob. In the pre-spawning period, and all can go in the river, although it does not go to him for any significant distance. Spawns as exceptional
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Knot-grass - usually annual, sometimes biennial plant. Spring on urban lawns, the edges of the tracks in the parks and boulevards there is a lot of seedlings with two narrow opposite leaves, cotyledons. Soon drawn escape from the ordinary entire leaves. The plant branches profusely. Its shoots can occupy different positions in space. They are upright, erect, immobile. For a mountaineer, as for all of the family Polygonaceae, characterized sockets - tube around the stem at the base of the sheet. Sheaths formed fused stipules. Do they Knotweed filmy, transparent, pink.
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Perennial up to 60 cm with numerous unbranched usually densely leafy stems. All plant with powdery bloom, usually sticky. Dlinnochereshkovye leaves of triangular-hastate or almost swept (in the lower and middle parts of the plant) to ovate-lanceolate and lanceolate (upper part). Flowers in spicate-paniculate inflorescence; end in the glomerulus-5-membered, and the side - 3 to 4 members. It flowers from May to August, fruiting from June to September.
Common in Europe and North America. In Russia, found only occasionally in the forest area. In Central Russia - a rare plant non-black areas.
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Popular name - mugwort.
Description. Perennial herb with taproot. Stem is erect, branched, sometimes chestnut, at the top of pubescent. Height 100-150 cm, leaves pinnately dissected, glabrous above, tomentose, upper sessile, slaborassechennye. Tubular flowers in small baskets ovate-oblong in shape. Inflorescence - panicle length of the compression. Fruit - a deformed cylindrical achene 2 mm long, 0.3 mm wide. One plant produces 2 million achenes. Flowering in July - August. Seeds ripen in August - September.
Grows as a weed in homes, gardens and orchards, along roads, in abandoned Read more [...]
Due to the fact that the market for fisheries products crammed with a variety of the same type of products firm established a very interesting or even a particular situation: the same price to 500-700 rubles. it is possible to buy the work coil Asian, less European origin, which can successfully catch the 1-3 years, and then with a light heart to throw it in the trash. The list of such companies, for ethical reasons, will not lead. Would particularly like to single out the Chinese and South Korean companies that are very successful at "ridiculous" prices established production inertialess Read more [...]
Patagonia - South America. Located in Argentina and Chile, includes the Andes Mountains to the west and south, plateaus and low plains to the east.
Climate. The Chilean part of Patagonia is characterized by wet, cool climate. Argentine extremely arid part because most precipitation coming from the west, stop Andes. Characterized by persistent strong winds.
FandBOTH and flora. Representatives of the Patagonian fauna are guanacos, rheas and condors. Numerous lakes of Patagonia - the birthplace of flamingos and other water birds. Vegetation is sparse.
± 18.1. Movement of the glacier has been Read more [...]
Ide (Leuciscus idus) - a beautiful big fish of the carp family, able to popularity, perhaps, compete even goldfish. Because of its subspecies, yellow-red Orpah also contain artificial aquariums and garden ponds. Under favorable conditions, ide can reach half-meter length and weight of about 8 kg. During spawning becomes golden with greenish-yellow iris eye, which makes it quite unique. Massive, slightly too big head with the final mouth, a tall, strong body and a dark green back somewhat reminiscent of chub. But ide nezakruglennye fins, pelvic and anal color of red swimming and scales smaller. Read more [...]
Hurricane (typhoon) - Wind of enormous destructive power, with a velocity of 30 m / s.
Wind speed is the most important characteristic of a hurricane and is in most parts of Europe from 30 to 50 m / s, and in Asia, particularly in the Far East of Russia - 60-90 m / s.
Storms occur at any time of year, but most of them goes through Russia in August and September, which facilitates prediction.
Supertyphoon power equal to the power of the hydrogen bomb in about 200 Mt, and the energy expended in such a typhoon during its existence, several times the size of this giant.
Storm - a very Read more [...]
Finally left the river, begins another stage diving. It may sound strange, but, if this step is excluded, then hunting (and summer and winter, in particular) lose much. How can you not enjoy a picnic in a hot fire, they do not share with your friends about just what he saw, adding these fun special, toasted sandwiches on the fire?
For winter fire no need chainsaw, ax. The river is always dry, but not yet fallen trees and shrubs that are easily converted into a blow logs. With bitter cold, (and our record of -31 ° C) fire breed once, before leaving the water. Even if it is burned, you Read more [...]
Many types of hunting dogs are based on participation and inconceivable without it, in the absence of other dogs and lose outcome and sporting interest. On the hunt used many breeds of dogs.
The smallest of the hunting - hunting dogs - has the greatest malice to the beast. They are used mainly for the production of foxes and raccoon dogs and passing badger. The task of hunting dogs - to drive the beast out of the hole shot by a hunter or by taking the beast "where" throttle and pull out of the hole to the surface. Hunting dogs are also used in tracking down and feed the ducks from Read more [...]
Lightning strike - it's almost one of the most frequently encountered in daily life choices extreme situations. Showers and thunderstorms are most frequent in the southern part of Russia, but they are not alien to other areas.
This situation is most dangerous in the first place for its unpredictability. After an eruption or flood forecasters and researchers in a few days, so that people have a chance to prepare for it. Quite different is the situation with lightning. It is most likely the unpredictability and surprise.
That's what the interpretation of this natural phenomenon can be Read more [...]