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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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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