Desman family. Muskrat

Muskrat - Water animal. Body length - 18-21,5 cm, tail-17-22 cm Weight of live animals - from 300 to 400, the scaly, nearly hairless tail muskrat, rounded at the base, flattened on the sides, in the main part of the tail are small glands that produce fragrant musk consumed perfume industry. Long head animal ends proboscis, eyes small. Hind feet - with flipper. The coat of the animal is thick silky fluff and often quite soft spine, paint the back and sides dark chestnut, casings - silver-white. Muskrat are found in the floodplains of rivers of Volga, Don and the Urals, from 1929 to 1940, Read more [...]
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Magazine Fly» № 1, 2003

Magazine "Fly" - Russia's only agency from fishing to artificial flies. Fly fishing - One of the oldest methods of fishing. This beautiful, versatile and sporty fishing is rapidly gaining popularity among a wide range of fishing in the country and provides everything you need to catch a variety of species of fish in different ponds. Pike, perch, pike, whitefish, trout, grayling, trout, salmon - and it's only a small fraction of the fish that you can catch fly fishing. The journal publishes articles in the world's most renowned experts on fishing the artificial fly, current Read more [...]
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Classification wobblers

All lures can be divided into two main parameters: a) specific gravity: - swimming; -have a neutral or, as some say, neutral buoyancy (suspending Dinghy); -medlennotonuschie (per unit time sink to a certain depth, as a rule, does not exceed 0.3 m / sec.) -heavy (bystrotonuschie) (rate of fall to the bottom of comparable pilkerami and caste-masters) b) the possibility of penetration (dives or dives): -surface (poppers) -slabozaglublyayuschiesya (up to 1.5 m); -fishing in the middle layers (up to 3.5 m); -glubokonyryayuschie (from 4.5 to 9 m); - bottom, sinking. The main classification parameters Read more [...]
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Mysterious lake Elyygytgsh

The crew was waiting for us in the helicopter. Spare barrel with fuel still with him took. "I do not like to fly without reserve - the commander said. - Dahl, then what. Suddenly, in the mountains, head wind. Then forced to sit so was waiting until goryuchku bring. And then - that there's no worries. Fly safely. " The work on the islands in the Arctic Ocean has taught him to be careful. But the barrel of that flight was not necessary. Weather was excellent all the way, as if nature bothered us weary. Gone dense riparian forests growing along the banks of countless duct Read more [...]
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Making fire and cooking

Fire needs to warm, dry clothing, signaling, cooking and boiling water disinfection. The chances of survival increase or decrease depending on whether you will be able to build a fire, when it is required. To start a fire, you need at least three major components: labor, firewood, and fuels. Bonfire to raise skill, there are many different ways of kindling fire. Often little heat from the fire, but a lot of smoke. Fireplace must give a lot of heat and not be visible from a distance. About the ability of plant fires good writer said E.Seton Thompson in his book "Rolf in the Woods": Read more [...]
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Lanyard and samozaderzhanie

Preparing for the self is to conduct a number of activities to test their readiness to overcome the obstacles. These include checking personal equipment (availability, quality, testing it in action), check personal flotation devices (for water tourists - an inflatable vest, belts, wheels, for a mountain tourist - avalanche cords, etc.), mental repetition of a plan of their own actions needed to overcome obstacles, to evaluate the options of failing at the obstacle and emergency action to prevent injuries, general mobilization of physical and mental strength to overcome obstacles. Lanyard at overcoming Read more [...]
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Magazine Rybachte us» № 9, 2008

Magazine "Rybachte with us" - the undisputed leader among the fishing publications with the largest circulation in its niche - 117,500 copies - and constant tendency to increase circulation. The focus of the magazine - information about fishing all kinds and forms, directions and features, tips for beginners and professional secrets. Apart from the fact that our readers will learn about fishing and recreation in the world, they also learn about a huge experience of Russian fishermen. The magazine "Rybachte us" Readers will find up to date information on new products manufacturers Read more [...]
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Les Stroud: Science survive – Arctic Tundra

In the documentary series Science Survive Les Stroud will travel the world and try to survive alone in the most extreme places on the planet, without food, without water and without crew for seven days. Each series Les Stroud shoots himself personally. His equipment consists of clothes, a set of video equipment, harmonica, multitool, and usually everyday objects, which can be a person, depending on the scenario of a particular episode. For security purposes, Stroud has a satellite telephone. However, Wood complained that during the filming of several series of phone did not work and he remained Read more [...]
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Large, reddish or gopher – citellus major pallas. Sex and age composition of the population

According to VS Bazhanov (1948 6), during the rut on adult female, with two or three adult males, and at last year's records and males exhibiting sexual desire, the ratio is 1: 6-7. However, this ratio sex should not be taken as true, because during the rut males in search of females are highly active and mobile, so in this period of the catch they always take precedence over females. Ratio sex adult squirrels undergo sharp fluctuations during the spring-summer season, and is closely related to the physiological characteristics of the animals and their mobility. Within Kazakhstan adult Read more [...]
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To swim or not to swim

But what if there is a choice as to continue his swim to the rescue? What to choose, foot or water way? Of course, this all depends on your skills, especially the skills of control vessels. If not, the waterway is closed for you, at least until such time as you can go by land. The risk, of course, a noble thing, but that's not worth it to risk needlessly. If, nevertheless, you have chosen the waterway, take the time to train in the management of their craft. To start without a load. Sixth or paddle. Try different ways of management, be sure to use a more convenient and efficient. Remember Read more [...]
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Knife Buck Ranger Ecolite 112 (0112GRS4-B)

Description: Vintage gentleman skladnichok. Just yesterday received. Positive impressions: ergonomic handle - very comfortable fit in the hand. Liked the shape blade. Easy. And now the cons. Backlash blade by a small, but he was! And as a small gap down the blade up. Another disadvantage, which I knew before buying a knife. When folded, if not hold the blade, then coasting at speed it hits the tip (last 3 millimeters) on the metal part of the rear of the inside handle and naturally slightly wrinkled.These problems I decided after five minutes, took the knife out of the box). Worked Read more [...]
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Emergency landing of an aircraft in a deserted area

If the plane made an emergency landing in a deserted area, should adhere to the following rules of conduct: after an emergency landing strictly follow the instructions of the crew members, if they are alive; immediately leave the aircraft or watercraft; Move person to a safe place and will provide them with the necessary assistance; take, if possible, all the things, emergency equipment and parachutes; Orient on the ground and check their location; Prepare for immediate use means of visual signaling; Organize and set up a temporary camp on duty in the cand division Read more [...]
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Yaskolka Dubravnaya

Annual 20-60 cm with weak, ascending or rarely erect stems, hairy curly hairs. The basal leaves are ovate-spatulate, small, stem - lanceolate, 20-70 mm in length and a width of 3-20 mm, usually pubescent, with almost cordate, acute. Inflorescence many-flowered, forked; pedicels pubescent, 2-4 times longer than the calyx or equal to, the flowering reflexed, later again erect. Sepals 6-10 mm long, lanceolate, acute, the edges with a narrow membranous border, densely pubescent. Petals to the Third Division, calyx or slightly shorter than her, with ciliated stem. Filaments hairy. The fruit - capsule, Read more [...]
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Indian story

The night he died Rusty, me in a minute or captured something on the brain, and that will give Scratch must be alive. Remembering how much I heard shots, counted six or eight in a word, the whole clip. The sand was to remain blood, maybe hunters on the spot skinned carcass. Indians sekani use only the most incorrigible bear meat for food because the bears feed on carrion. Maybe at least one of the bears escaped death, and, perhaps, a survivor is now a wounded and helpless in a cave somewhere, unable to defend himself from wolves and coyotes. At dawn, I put on my backpack on his shoulders and Read more [...]
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Roaches in the world bestravnom

Roaches or roach (Rutilus rutilus), - is one of the most common fish inhabiting rivers and lakes from the western borders of the CIS to the Lena River basin. It is quite taxing against salinity and can live even in bays (of course, subject to a desalinated river runoff). Here, as in large reservoirs, the schooling fish grows to record size. It weighs up to 2 kg, and length - nearly 0.5m Outwardly it resembles rudd, but the color of the fins is not as intense, but the iris is the same orange with a visible red pyatnysh lump in the upper part. Besides, roach mouth end, or semi, and it is fitted Read more [...]
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I was not supposed to survive – Frozen at 20,000 feet

"I was not supposed to survive" - documentary series, which tells about the people who found themselves on the verge of certain death, for which the encounter with death became a crucial episode in the biography, and the ordeal - the beginning of a new life. You will learn about the miraculous powers of the human body that are manifested in the extreme conditions in which a person is on the verge of death. Learn about the mistakes committed by people who, being in despair, for whom death was the best way out of a terrible nightmare. "Frozen at 20,000 feet" / "Frozen at Read more [...]
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Hunting of the hut on currents

Grouse, capercaillie and how, year after year tokuyut on the same ground - in the forest, in the field, in wet meadows with some trees and bushes on the hills in the forest. Can they tokovat and covered with pine and birch bogs. Place current can easily be determined by audible far grouse song. The number of birds in the current ranges from a few to tens of pieces, the size tokovischa - 0.5 to 6 hectares. Often grouse tokuyut not in one place, and each one, isolated groups. For hunting grouse current hovel be put in advance, if possible in the center of one of the sections of the cluster of Read more [...]
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Hunting for grouse

Capercaillie - the largest forest bird. The difficulty of hunting grouse, its relative rarity in most parts of the country, the value and beauty of birds make valuable object grouse hunted. In the spring, there is only one way to hunt grouse - shooting it on the current. Hunting by capercaillie current differs from the rest of spring hunting very active hunter. Out under woodcock, on the hunt for a drake decoy and shooting grouse on a lek of the shed hunter is in place and waiting for when it will fly Woodcock, podsyadet drake or close to a sure shot tokuyuschy grouse. The role of the hunter Read more [...]
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Recovery orientation

Loss of orientation during the campaign or competition may be partial or complete. Partial loss of orientation means the impossibility of locating an athlete with an accuracy of 25 - 50 m usually with partial loss of orientation is sufficient to evaluate the situation and make the right conclusion by reasoning. In more complex situations orienteering event requires some additional information: on the marked route, it can be obtained after KP, KP is finding enough to go to the nearest landmark by approximate linear movement in azimuth, and position themselves to find the CP. With complete Read more [...]
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