Partridge Murman

If you are attracted by the Arctic - tundra under a low gray sky, covered with moss; Lake is cast lead; flocks of ptarmigan, who did not know the shots - your way lies on the Kola Peninsula.From the dark of the water column show sailed behind heavy stone blocks, flashed white sand beach. Gray misty morning. At times, light rain drizzles. Desperately flailing screw foamed water tyazhelogruzhenaya «elastic» trying to enter the planing, but not typing the desired speed, heavily falls dashing waves enveloping the passengers cascades cold spray. The crew of Read more [...]
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Ball stud with friends …

"Gvozdesharik" for several winter seasons began in our area for many jig number 12-6 seconds - the effective length of the pause in the game when fishing with "gvozdesharikom." Photo: Dmitry Sokolov. Who had the idea to hang on jig with large brass hook ball is now difficult to find.There is a version that was originally hung a brass bead on hook. Fish caught, but the bait is too easy for a long time and drowning It was generally uncomfortable.Not to say that often, but is on pond this situation: one catches and rest — no. The Read more [...]
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Salmon Mother

Recreational fishing is not chosen by chance, but determined on the basis of knowledge of the nature of their native places for fishermenSalmon and to this day continues to play an important role in the life of the population of the Russian North, retaining some value as an object of trade. However, its present role is far from the one she played for several centuries of development of the Russian North. In these centuries, and salmon Pomors formed a system, which was based on the number of fishing for such fish, which, with one side is sufficient for procreation salmon and with Read more [...]
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Moray with the habits of piranhas

Of the more than a hundred species of moray eels in the Mediterranean subspecies, called Murena Helena150 centimeters - maximum recorded length of the Mediterranean morays. Photo: Alexey Goryainov. …I sailed along the cliffs. Abyss was very close. Remember the words of a local guide bloodthirsty predators that swarmed local marine waters just a few centuries ago. AT Mediterranean were carried giant moray eels; a few of these monsters were able to quickly gobble up the slave thrown to him pool. AND such scenes are often staged wealthy patricians…That Read more [...]
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Marauder

By all accounts, all the huts destroyed the same bear - "suicide"Photo: Greg Smith The site was chosen in the extremely well — from one side of the river valley Malkan up high poplar forest in which lived elk; from another one — rose hillside abundant and berry plantations Fruitful thickets of cedar.Ivan put the cabin on the Ogo high bank just above the floodplain — so windows turned flush with the tops of the poplars that grew narrow strip along the river. It is here that fell into Anmandykan Malkan and striking Read more [...]
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Tofalariya – the last “bear” angle

In the pre-winter to meet with the bear easily by simply moving around the forest riding40 kg can weigh Siberian moose antlers. At best male spade horns account for 43 of the appendix. Photo: Alexander Protasov Eastern Sayan — amazing land. Only here you can see the real taiga. Sayan generally difficult terrain, whether mountains, slopes are covered with dense taiga, or river valleys covered with impenetrable thickets of willow.Once upon a time in the valleys were horse and deer trails that are maintained in working condition. Now, no one here walks.Windbreaks Read more [...]
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Explanatory note to the “constable Falconer way”

(From "Journal of the hunt" for 1856)F. Roubaud. The royal falconer (1897 g). Wanting to any posobit explanation of some obscure words and expressions Names in book «The sergeant falconer way»Belonging to falconry with birds of prey, now coming in perfect oblivion (I do not I call falconry falcons baiting ducks up still continues to have Bashkirs Orenburg Province; they spoil the high nature of the falcon, taught him not climbing up to catch ducks almost hijacking, in hawk. — Note. auth.), I I offer Read more [...]
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Calibre for good shooters

"Right hunter" shoot only when sure of the exact hit "post"Photo: FOTOLIA Use a relatively small caliber for hunting large and dangerous animals can be recommended only for professionals with good marksmanship and a great experience to stay cool, even in critical situations.Most compatriots to recently hunted large animal smoothbore guns, trying to find the bullet and heavier to put under it a little more powder, more relying on stopping action than the accuracy of the shot. Then it was probably correct, because the accuracy was nowhere to take Read more [...]
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Not on purpose

Anglers come up with a lot of specialized mormyshkas designed specifically for fishing beznasadochnoyPhoto: Sergey Semyonov Once I I bought a variety of devils, witches, nymphs and goats other «unclean» force and I devoted much time to this exciting and working fishing. Then somehow to this direction and cooled down moved to catching on jig with showerheads. A the whole box with beznasadochnymi mormyshkami lying idle.At the beginning of the next winter season I I decided to move their fishing tackle and suddenly Read more [...]
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Barrel impressions

Thousands of enthusiastic fans of fishing each year come to Astrakhan at different times of the year300-350 thousand tourists every year come to Astrakhan, to go fishing in the Volga delta. At the moment this is the most popular fishing trend in Russia. Photo: Anton Zhuravkov. Not that so I never was fishing… As many, I fishing in childhood. On pond near the house, we were digging worms immediately on bamboo fishing rod and caught carp Rotanov who later plentifully regaled yard cats. Fourteen years, I went on a fishing trip Read more [...]
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North saga

Despite its severity and the starkness, the Arctic has long been attracted to a man, but the relationship with her evolved differently. For some, the Arctic becomes the home, someone opened their treasures and generously shared by them and for others remained impregnable. One she carried a disappointment and death, but the other characters did. "The Conquest of Siberia by Yermak" VI Surikov, 1895 In this series, we'll see who and when Why sought in Arctic why some expedition ended successfully, and others died, remember the names of prominent travelers and Scientists Read more [...]
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Solonet

Taiga wasPhoto: FOTOLIA Described year was unfavorable for hunting. Behind Season not managed to obtain any a big game, and it was bad with fishing. However, pike and Perch were caught.Siberian taiga, contrary to popular opinion about its wealth, is not always live up to expectations. Sometimes grouse is like pigeons on current and grouse grouse fly shoals, and Prongs deer-trodden road of life manifestation bears traces, and heaps Fields with traces of blood found on the feasts every step; a in some years Read more [...]
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What we lost America

During the reign of Catherine II, Russian traveler G. Shelikhov opened the Aleutian Islands, who joined the Russian Empire. Soon after they suffered the same fate Alaska and Northern California. This happened in 1784. Open site called Russian America. For the production of reindeer meat used guns and bows, but many animals were taken into the loops, and crossbows. After 15 years, it was founded by the Russian-American Company, which has become a monopolist in the exploration of new territories. She almost annually to overseas representatives, have the broadest powers. Read more [...]
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Children of the Sun

"Rudy, ores, ore, roar, And in Russian redhead ..." (a popular pop song of the 60s).Pine, spruce, oak ... Ryzhikov are different. These fungi form mycorrhiza - gribokoren with pine, spruce, larch, fir, cedar. It is rare, but can be found mushrooms under the oaks - a special oak saffron, it is very rare, and I have not met. But under the pine trees, especially in young plantings, mushrooms frequent and dear friends, as well as butter mushrooms. Although it all depends on the weather mushroom. If at the end of August and in early September rains, it expects these fungi in the pine forests. The first Read more [...]
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Annals of Russian hunting books

The era after the French invasion of Russia marked the advent of the Our hunting literature «Pocket» and «Hand» books, reference books. Almost all of them are not characterized by originality, but in demand due to the small volume and low price.Nimble publishers simply «pulled out» individual titles from «Perfect huntsman» and «Books for hunters» VA Levshina and and shuffle reducing them to squeeze under the new cover. 13. Shelgunov Basil. A process to bring all kinds of hunting rifles Read more [...]
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Three Men in a boat …

The idea of ​​a multi-day rafting on the river with a view to a small fishing and hunting mature for a long time. And he turned alloy such, what I have in 15 years of going along the rivers never seen!Overgrowing and waterlogging — a direct consequence of the construction of stabbing — poaching method of fishing. AT Essentially, we have seen «man-made» ecological disaster ... To go to the second part, click on the link: "Three Men in a Boat"AND let no fishing I went out hunting was scarce, but Is not for men Read more [...]
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With the forest on the fungus, with the clearing of berries

"Swamp screaming - in a low voice said, a neighbor, a local avid yagodnitsa who agreed to show me the cranberry place on peatlands. - Go careful! "I sat up sharply, moss litter swayed, and from somewhere in the depths came the sharp sound of sobbing.Mushroom pickers, for that matter, and Fishermen and hunters, superstitious people. For them it is important, once entered into forest mushroom and find carefully put it in basket. The initiative is most precious. I for him sometimes edge leave a couple of fungi that cut at the next day. These first russules on the Read more [...]
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World Paustovsky

This year, May 31 marks the 120th anniversary of the birth of famous Russian writer Konstantin Paustovsky - Romantic writer, a tireless traveler, a lover and defender of native wildlife, big fan of fishing.Fishing is not only developing our love for mother nature, but also gives us a lot of knowledge about it.  Many of his works are considered to be the highest in poetry prose masterpieces of Russian literature.  Pprochteniem each chapter «Tale of life». «Tale of Forests». «Mescherskaya hand» or «Notes on angling Read more [...]
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Stories hunter Matthias

After a few days, namely on Monday, July 17, I again went to Mistra. This time I took a bicycle across Aasheim Kvernnesky bridge drove to the Cape, where he lived a tailor. I was driving on the main road and gave somewhere mile hook. File photo Natalia Budur On a clear day, in One Saturday in November 1836, I went in the farm Nittedalene to old friend. Although I and been there quite a while, it took me customary hospitality, inviting lunch and then offered coffee. I I was very happy with the hospitality, because I walked two Read more [...]
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Fort Ross: the 200th anniversary of the Russian outpost in America

Due to the scarcity of female contingent at Ross hot Russian guys married local "Gyulchataj" secure the consent of the tribe. After the sale of Russia, many Indian wife with children went to their husbands in Alaska and even in Russia ... But and It was not limit — at 1812, when locked in the Fatherland fight with Napoleon, in infinitely far from Borodin California was built on the southernmost Americas Russian colony, called Ross.Russian began to earn one marine animals More in Alaska 1740s. A at 1784 is based Read more [...]
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