Going on a nature hike or fishing, many anticipate excellent vacation, change the situation, to the obtaining of positive emotions. But sometimes, some do not take into account the basic things which can go wrong not only the rest, but being vacationer.
I'm talking about plain water. This can be an ordinary rain. And it may be an unforeseen accident, as happened to me, for example. In general, the case of the usual. It happened a few years ago, when I went away for the city for a couple of days to go fishing with steep banks of a river. Arriving by train is a dinner and selecting suitable Read more [...]
Description. It is a dioecious perennial climbing plant of the family Konoplev. Has a four-sided stems clinging to the trunks and branches of trees, shrubs and other supports. The leaves are ovate, three or five, rough. Male flowers are small, zelenovatobelye, collected in paniculate inflorescences. Female flowers - ovoid, clustered in the head, grow into bumps. Height (length) of the plant 2-5 m Flowers in June and July.
Found in the Perm region on the banks of rivers, ravines, thickets of shrubs. Grown in culture as a medicinal, edible and ornamental.
In medicine, the use of hop Read more [...]
To the south of the desert plateaus of Central Asia, between them and the valley of the Ganges and the Indus system is the highest mountain on the planet rises, the average height of more than 5000 m This mountain ranges and highlands of the Pamirs, Hindukush and Karakoram. In the west - to the eastern suburbs Tibetan Plateau to the east. This is also the Tibetan Plateau, the Kunlun Mountains and Nanshan.
Alpine areas of the Hindukush and Karakoram together with Pamir mountain form a powerful unit, connecting Iran and the Tibetan Plateau. This mountain site is located on the border of Afghanistan, Read more [...]
In the Far East found five species of hellebore: Lobel Daurian ostrodolnaya. Maak and Ussuri. All of them looks quite similar to each other and are plentiful in mixed grass meadows and damp meadows of raznolesya. Their direct and thick, up to five feet stems seated large, broadly leaf longitudinal "embossed" folds. The top of the mature plant has been highly duster numerous greenish-white flowers. A hellebore blooms only in the fifteenth year of life.
From an early age, barely emerged from the earth, not like lily, not the wild garlic. Thick, short rhizome hellebore covered a lot Read more [...]
short stop tour. Group in campaign for recreation, dinner, providing honey. assistance, etc. When moving, the PP are usually fine (depending on the difficulty of the state transitions and the band) of 5 to 20 minutes after 30 - 50 minutes (small AP) AP duration for lunch from 30 minutes to 2 - 3
h (large, or dining, PA), while P. tourists hiking record observations made repair of clothes and equipment, conduct further exploration of ways and so on place P. selected according to a comfortable and secure placement of close to drinking water sources, viewing points, etc. See also Bivouac. Read more [...]
This group includes 11 major topographical signs.
Hikers to go on their routes often use the road, but even then, when they go on the road, the roads and trails can serve as reference points.
All roads can be divided into three main types: the railways for trains, roads, unpaved roads (before all the roads were called horse-drawn).
Roads, dirt roads, roads. Highways are called roads with specially made hard artificial surface - stone (cobblestone, paving), asphalt or concrete.
Conditional topographical signs highway is two thin black lines parallel to each other, the intermediate Read more [...]
Being on the grassy slopes, we must consider the possibility of falling stones, which are especially dangerous because of its quiet operation and surprise. It can be caused by natural phenomena or animals that are much higher, out of sight, and when the column - negligence or inability of the participants. On steep slopes and wet grass great risk of failure, as they are sometimes impossible samozaderzhanie, so the motion to go closer to each other and always be willing to keep on stripping comrade. In the presence of rocky outcrops can organize a system of rails or top rope. In any case, the Read more [...]
If fire is used for cooking, it is best to stir it in the recess or obkladyvat its large stones or pieces of sod. In this case the reduced fuel consumption. You can fry food in a flat hot stone, place on the edge of the fire. If the food is baked, then, that it does not overheat, it should coat the clay, or at least keep it to remain buried in the coals, and not fall into the flames. Smoke repels mosquitoes and midges. To give more fire smoke should be throwing it green leaves, grass, moss. If you lit dry alcohol in a tent or a different room, you do not cook it, otherwise it will be a lot Read more [...]
The heat, the closeness and constant shade - are the main impressions that makes a traveler from a trip to the tropical forests of the Amazon jungle, African Hylaeus, jungle covering the islands of the Pacific and Indian Oceans. Tropics to northern zone seem eternal sweltering heat. It may seem that tropical animals concerned only to not overheat and do not get heat stroke, and over the inhabitants of the northern deciduous forests and subarctic taiga always hang threat freeze.
This is not true. Inhabitants of tropical rain forests is cold no less frequently than residents of the North. The Read more [...]
Forest animals settled in certain habitats. Some prefer coniferous taiga, others are found only in the deciduous forests, and most of them in mixed stands with dense underbrush, which are always present, and food and shelter. Bear, sable, squirrel are typical coniferous forest for moose, as for the hare, the best feeding grounds - young aspen and birch forests, beaver pond necessarily need in a stand of aspen, alder and willow. The favorite habitat of wild boar in the south are flooded bushes along the rivers. Marten prefers heavily littered areas of coniferous forest. Wolves suit their lair Read more [...]
Body needs food to provide heat and power, as well as the material for the formation of new tissues for growth, repair and reproduction. A healthy body can live for some time due to the accumulated reserves in the tissues, but the lack of food complicates heat retention, recovery from hard work or injury and disease.
Fortunately, people eat it all - we are able to digest both animal and plant food - and we can eat almost anything that exists in the animal kingdom and the plant kingdom. When those neat little things that are poisonous or dangerous, it is easy to avoid. We enjoy the food, so good Read more [...]
Year of the hunter and hunting is extremely saturated and has virtually no pores offseason. Each season correspond to their fascinating types of hunting. Division, on the hunting seasons justified regulation of animals in hunting. Properly organized hunting allows for more efficient use and even larger stocks of game. Timely removal of excess wild animals will multiply improves winter remaining animals, keeping food resources. Consequently, this measure helps to maintain a high level of annual growth of game.
Regarding spring hunting for hundreds of years are never-ending debate. Spring - Read more [...]
In terms of avoiding contact with the armed forces in some situations, you can get up in front of a question: to use or not to use fire? There can be only one - do not use. And if you have a fire, but only in cases where there is a threat to your life. Everyone who works in the territory of the enemy, should always be remembered that the use of fire greatly increases the probability of detection and subsequent capture. When making a fire to consider the terrain where you are, time of day, set for kindling, fuel and method of breeding. The flames from the fire should be unnoticeable. Place Read more [...]
Soil moisture around the large stones, separate buildings, stump serves as a reference point - in the summer soil is more moisturized from the north of these subjects than in the south.
The southern slopes of the mountains and hills are usually drier northern, less matted and are more prone to erosion processes.
Side of the horizon can be found at the prevailing winds in the area, if you know them direction.
In the deserts of the direction of the prevailing winds can be judged by their impact on the easily destroyed rocks: sandstone, limestone, loess, etc. The wind in these rocks are Read more [...]
Their skins removed a tube with a slit on the rump or layer with a longitudinal section in the middle of casings, rule scour out. Sort skins hares 5 ridges. Best quality skins are Menzelinsky ridge, especially large size, weight 1 pc LLC. which first grade reaches 190 kg. The skins of the central ridge, smaller - weight of 1 pcs LLC. about 165 kg. Next come the ridges Ukrainian, South-East and Transcaucasus. The skins of the last ridge to the smallest in size, weight 1 LLC units. about 130 kg. Hare pelts also divide into three classes, the small, medium and large defects, and marriage. Read more [...]
Episode 3: The Countdown
Everest does not spare those who challenged him, and severely rewards those who are able to subdue him. Witness how a group of brave climbers under the New Zealander Russell Brice (and others) will storm the slopes of Mount Everest, overcoming superhuman physical and emotional stress. With the latest methods of shooting at high altitude, you can see the exciting and shocking footage from the diary of Bryce team that has managed to do the impossible ...
3. Deadly Countdown
Dawes Eddy and Scott Parazynski push for the summit and history as an astronaut bids for the world'' Read more [...]
Textbook survivalAuthor: Balenko SV
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We offer our readers nniga written dontorom naun technical, military nandidatom naun, a professor of military Anademii naun popnovninom Sergei Vintorovichem Balen, appeal to many travelers, tourists and enthusiasts who want to see more nan purse with my own eyes, check yourself, self-esteem, but unfortunately Mr. not always ready n unexpected, notorye meet on their way. It comprehensively addresses the issues of human life in the autonomous existence in various emergency situations. The information on the different regions Read more [...]
Among birds - for hunting, forest species, much less than among hunting mammals. It is obvious that they must be primarily attributed grouse, dikushku, two kinds of wood grouse, black grouse, woodcock.
Mostly confined to forest lands and habitats ptarmigan, although it is not clean forest look. Since forests are quite closely connected with the life of wild pigeons. Mallards and teals can live in forest areas, and beyond. Finally, the peculiar kinds of pheasant inhabits southern forests - riparian forests, bush and reed association. Read more [...]
Primary effects - fire, high ambient temperatures, lack of oxygen, combustion products, pieces of trees.
In addition, the greater danger is burning underground peat layer, where they can fall and die, at best, get a very severe burns. When out of range of fire and when in his area might be a psychological and painful shock. Read more [...]
Most of the time the modern man, who lives in the middle and northern latitudes are held indoors. "Home, - says the French architect Le Corbusier - has two meanings. Firstly, it is a machine for living, that is, a machine designed ... to give us the comforts of life, comfort. But beyond that, it is a place for our thoughts, reflection, and finally, this place is the home of the beauty that brings to the mind much needed calm "340.
On space ships, submarines, in addition to the polar stations premises (control stations, laboratories, etc.), there are facilities for recreation. If Read more [...]