Emerging Threats | The survival encyclopedia - Part 6

Insurance for hunting: Myth or Reality?

After a call for no such simple topics such as dry or wet suits, odnozubtsy or tridents, pneumatic or crossbows, ethical or not night hunting, we again turn to a rather delicate topic - the topic of insurance for spearfishing. Meaning the insurance external, that is another hunter or other people. We do not deny that our hobby, especially when it goes to the level of sport, can put it mildly, bad for our health? And the "hot potato" this topic because at first glance, and no doubt it may be that such insurance is not only feasible but also a must. However, this is only the first glance. Read more [...]
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Himalayan cedar

A very beautiful evergreen conifer. At home, in the mountains of Afghanistan and the north-west of the Himalayas, is 50 meters high and 3 meters in diameter of the barrel. At a young age has a broad conical crown with horizontal main branches. In adult specimens crown is flat on top. Young shoots pubescent. The needles are long, 25-50 mm, light green with a bluish tinge, assembled into bundles. Large, up to 7-10 cm, ovoid cones first bluish when ripe reddish-brown. Relatively fast-growing species. Undemanding on soil, but prefers deep, well-drained loam. Grows poorly on the shore of the Read more [...]
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Fishing techniques

After the fall of the water surface lure quite dramatically deepened and evenly podmatyvaetsya to the boat or shore. With the best hand at catching pike lures proved bananoobraznye «Nils Master» or lure, similar to them in the game. These baits, unlike most models «Rapala», reeling the line in not only weakly swinging along, but actively moving, making more moves in different directions. Pike almost always responds to the slow-moving lures like «Crank», small-twitching or even a "pecking" nose when posting, as well as composite wobblers. In some cases, the pike almost refuses Read more [...]
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Milestones poisonous

Umbelliferae familiar by such vegetables as carrots, parsley and celery. But there is in this family are poisonous plants poisonous milestones, or hemlock, and hemlock. Milestones poisonous - is a perennial herb with a high hollow stems up to 150 cm in height, and the thickness of the bottom about 2 cm usually grows in damp and muddy shores or in the waters of lakes, canals and quiet on the river oxbows. It occurs singly, in groups or small thickets. The leaves are big on long stalks, cut into narrow, pilchatokraynie slices. Petioles also hollow. Flowers are white, small, in the inflorescence Read more [...]
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Group equipment: trivia

To detail for communities include, above all, the conventional wisdom matches (details on their packaging and storage in chapter "Bonfires and campfire facilities"). Next - electric lights. It is desirable to have one in the tent, and for longer trips - with extra batteries. Part can be replaced by candles. This includes the field bag or planchette, which stores routing documents, maps, paper, tracing paper, pencils, notebook or notepad, which is a campaign blog, protractor, odometer, pedometer, clock. Next - fishing tackle, if they take a hike, a piece of soap, ointment for impregnating Read more [...]
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Gray groundhog — marmota baibacina kastsch. The nature of stay

Gray marmot Pale, but he observed movement: the dispersal of the winter burrow in the summer (at the intersection of macro-and meso), a change of foraging areas, resettlement of adult animals, changes in the number. There are far more non-periodic movements such migrations and displacement due to human activities (Bibikov, 1962). Resettlement of marmots wintering refuges in the summer is about two weeks to four after their exit from the normal at the end of hibernation. It covers almost all inhabited burrows (female with cubs often remains in the wintering hole), but its range is typically Read more [...]
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Goldenrod ordinary, or Golden rod

Perennial herb 40-100 cm tall, with a short woody rhizome. Stems erect, often reddish. The leaves are oblong-elliptic, serrated edges, lower petiolate, upper sessile. Baskets are small, 6-12 mm long, clustered in general erect racemose or paniculate inflorescences. Flowers are yellow, the few, the boundary-false-Reed, middle-tubular. Fruits - cylindrical achenes, with brown crest. It flowers from May to September, achenes ripen in June and October. European-West Asian look. In Central Russia appears as a normal plant in all areas. It grows in forests, meadows, ravines, thickets, meadows, Read more [...]
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Gardening tools — Sapper shovel

Sapper shovel came over with a knife or an ax, most recently in the Russian army during the last Russian-Turkish war. Corps had to dig into the ground because of the increased rate of gun and rifle fire. Small blade became a satellite of every modern soldier. Her name "Sapper" is not quite correct, officially called a spade "a small infantry", but life has taken root, the term "Sapper". Over time, a shovel was used not only for its intended purpose, but also as a universal multi-tool and a very effective weapon. Using a shovel as a weapon was forced during World Read more [...]
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"Cereal" plants that can prepare porridge are not limited to Manica and previously described mountaineers, now in fields violently Cousteau foxtail. They are also in Russian and Latin names mean the same, by the way, they are called in Polish vlosnitsami also clearly heard the hair bristles. The Germans even called bristly plant millet. And quite rightly. The closest relative of marijuana - panic - the Italian millet (Setaria italica). The seeds of this culture when they are purified from the shell, it is very similar in appearance to conventional wheat, only smaller. Those who Read more [...]
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Rhode PANCRATIUM L. Pancrazio.

P. maritimum L. - Herbaceous perennial to 60 cm high. Distribution: Caucasus. Contains alkaloids to 2.9% in the underground. hours, chromones, flavonoids 0.4% in the leaves, and the Hulk-HN, aromatic ketones (Youssef, Ramadan, Khalifa, 1998), higher fatty acids and fatty alcohols established structure. Drug (podz. hours). Indications - diseases of the respiratory system: respiratory infections, asthma, diseases of the blood and of blood: in diseases of the spleen. Toxicity. Toxic to pigs. Environmental significance. Ornamental. Needs to be protected. C. coggygria Scop. - Shrub or tree Read more [...]
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Flint. Overview of the various companies

Flint will help you build a fire in any weather, in rainy and cold weather. The rod is made of a special alloy, durable (up to 12,000 hits), the temperature cut out the spark reaches 3000C. The spark is cut with a knife or any sharp metal object. With Flint is easy to ignite paper, dry grass or other flammable materials. Flint "Expedition": Sparks from flint cut out with a knife, the temperature of 3000 ° C spark With Flint you can easily set fire paper, dry grass and bark. Flint is enough for 12,000 hits. Flint length - 11cm.Flint "Primus": Flint different water resistance, Read more [...]
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The position of the icon of the USSR I step climber

1. Eligibility for the icon are workers of the USSR have all the rights of citizens of the USSR. 2. To obtain the icon "Climber of the USSR", you need: 1) pass rates on the icon TRP I stage; 2) to climb to the top, climbing section of the approved decisions Union Committee for Physical Education and Sports, SNK, as the top of the 1st "B" category of difficulty; 3) learn the basic techniques of mountaineering equipment, to be able to deal with climbing equipment, know the escort with a rope, to be able to overcome the talus, rocky, icy, snow and firn slopes; Read more [...]
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Gulyavnik - another crucifer for spring salad, or rather another kind of cruciferous because gulyavnikov only four in the suburbs, and all of them are edible. Frankly, that from this point of view, met with some of the most common herbs in gathering material for this book. And not just in theory. Although the determinant of plant Moscow region and stated that gulyavniki occur occasionally, do not pay attention. This applies to the whole territory of the region, and gulyavniki chosen for its location close to the existence of man, in the same determinant for each one and the same note: weed, Read more [...]
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Features gear bullet cartridges

When arming bullet rounds, regardless of the type of bullet and powder grade (smoke or smokeless), is recommended for indoor cap sleeve type Zhevelo. Muzzle selected gear of the same weight. Cardboard wad not put a bullet in order to avoid jamming the bullet in the barrel. Equipment feature round bullet rounds is that the bullet is placed in the pocket between the two pyzhami felt greasy. One felt wad in height from 72 to 2 / s caliber is placed, as usual, laying on a powder (a bullet), - and the other is superimposed on top of the bullet. Free edges of the liner (5-6 mm) twist. Before Read more [...]
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Exit to settlements, making fire and fires

Making the decision to move to the village can be in populated areas. In sparsely populated areas to make such a decision can be with the knowledge of the location of the village, the distance to it. In the desert regions can move away from the point only when sure of the proximity of housing and water sources. Unmanned space, cold and lack of roads in the north, the heat and lack of water in the desert in the south of the difficult conditions for the transition. When deciding on the transition, select direction, develop a transition plan. When leaving a loss of orientation, you must specify Read more [...]
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Hunting for grouse. Part 1

It is customary to describe the hunt begins with a description of appearance and size of the object of hunting, I think that in this essay all known details of these can be omitted, but because right from the beginning to identify the main traits and lifestyle capercaillie. Capercaillie bird primarily sedentary, their movements during the year in connection with the change of seasons, the kind of power and status of the body, makes it generally within a relatively small area, which elects such a way that it had all the necessary for him elementy.Etimi elements are the following: first, strong and Read more [...]
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Waybread - a perennial herb with a fibrous root system and short shoots outlets. Plates are simple leaves in outline or broadly elliptical, tselnokroynye with arcuate veins. Petioles very flexible, so the leaves good mechanical load: being pressed to the ground rails cars, bicycles, pedestrians soles, leaves remain almost intact. The plant lives up to its name: it grows on the edges of roads and paths, where there is less competition. Psyllium seed dispersal help of which the skin upon contact with moisture, covered with mucus, and the seeds stick to the wheels, shoes, animal paws. After the Read more [...]
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Coltsfoot common

Perennial herbaceous plant with long horizontal rhizomes, which had original development cycle. Early in the spring grow low erect stems, covered with brownish scaly leaves. Each inflorescence stem ends, the basket diameter and 2.5 cm flowers in a basket of two types: edge - Reed, women, and the Mid-tubular, bisexual, but functioning as male. Fruits - oblong ribbed achenes, equipped hoholkom.Tsvetenie and fruiting takes place in spring (coltsfoot, one of the plants of our flora ranotsvetuschih) - in March-April, individual bloom in May ripe seeds fly away at the end of May - early June of flowering Read more [...]
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 Many people know how painful toothache. It may begin suddenly after exposure to cold, bathing in the river, a long stay in the rain. More of the recipes will help to temporarily relieve pain. In the ear, on the side with a toothache, put back plantain. Necessary to keep the abatement of pain. Usually the pain subsides after half an hour.Finely chopped garlic to make the hand in the place where you would normally detectable pulse, on the opposite side of the aching tooth and bandage. On hand for a slice of garlic applied cloth or gauze. This method helps to safely get rid of a toothache. The Read more [...]
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Drug smuggler

Chamomile has a different use: to improve digestion, as a remedy for colds, coughs, and as a poultice. Species and genera of daisies a lot, but they all belong to the family Asteraceae. Friends since childhood, native daisies ... Here's an easy "daisy" in our rivers. The white stars in the pink clover, The bouquet shine its petals. He "loves - not like" we can answer And would look kindly yellow eye. Here is the camomile familiar to us, too - Her we "another drug" call. And if you happen to catch a cold, Bind cough, fever rises, Pridvinie to his mug in which Read more [...]
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