Supply of food, bring, is designed to preserve the health and good health of one person over the estimated time. However, this supply can be distributed and for a longer period of time, especially with little expenditure of energy (while waiting for help at the scene), and even more so if you'll feed on the food produced on the spot.
To save an emergency reserve should strive for the first night is not. In the future, eat at least 3 times a day. Canned meat is useful in hot form. Save in stock products and expect them to maximum, to use in the quantities required to maintain the output Read more [...]
Bear Grylls served in the SAS special forces is an expert on survival in extreme environments. In these films, he shows how to survive the dangers of nature itself. Bear shows survival skills are the most extreme way. Throw it out of a helicopter from a height of 2000 meters and in addition it has a parachute carrying only a knife and flint. He has to find food, water, direction, shelter. On the way Beara will rise: scorpions karakurt, cobras, rhinos, piranhas, sharks, elephants, bears, lions, and the unbearable cold and hellish heat.
In this series, Bear Grylls tries to survive in inhospitable Read more [...]
Mite dangerous as a carrier-borne encephalitis virus. It is a severe disease of the central nervous system accompanied by severe headache, convulsions, vomiting, paralysis. Ticks like moist dark places with dense undergrowth and tall grass, aspen, raspberry bushes.
They are particularly active in the morning and evening. Tick bite is invisible, because it introduces into the wound painkillers. So suck on parasite notice itching and inflammation of the skin is often only 2-3 hours. Mite bites into the most secluded places: armpits, neck (especially the ears), pah.Chtoby protect against Read more [...]
This unique and cute animal can be found in all natural and geographical areas of the country except for the tundra, from the Kola Peninsula to the mouth of the Amur River. He prefers the rugged terrain, ravines, gullies, wooded valleys and streams, riparian trees near lakes and swamps.
By the nature of power badger eat it with a significant tendency to carnivorous, and in the northern parts of the area, he eats more animal food than in the south, where the composition of feed is more diverse. The basis of the diet of the predator - rodents, mostly voles, insects and their larvae, earthworms, Read more [...]
Korotkokornevischnoe perennial herbaceous plant 25-70 cm stem, leaves, bracts densely covered with short stiff hairs. Stems are erect, the length of leafy, branched, with 5-10 baskets. Green leaves are alternate, elliptic or spatulate, with three veins, entire, lower petiolate, upper sessile. Baskets form a common loose corymbose inflorescence. Marginal flowers in a basket lozhnoyazychkovye, purple or blue, female, median - tubular, yellow, bisexual. The fruits are ovoid achene pubescence long crest. It flowers from June to September, achenes ripen in July and October.
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Atlantic flounder (Pleuwnectes pla-tessa) - one of the largest flatfish that can rise to the bait anglers in the coastal waters of the White and Barents Seas. Its value can be up to 1 m with a mass of 7 kg. "Seeing" side usually brown in color, with conspicuous reddish, lighter than the basic background spots. The "blind" side is almost always white, gray tones, sometimes with brown spots.
It belongs to the smallmouth flounder, having on the upper side near the eyes bony growths in conical tubercles. It is considered one of the most enviable trophy fisherman. Her meat Read more [...]
Almost all the mountains of central and southern Europe and Asia Minor widespread chamois or "whistlers." This slim and mobile animals with short trunk on high legs, with a small head, decorated at the base, and then curved back round black horns. The sulfur is very well developed sense of smell and sight.
Serna like steep cliffs and steep ravines, which grows near the forest. In the summer they lift upare up to 3000 m in the alpine meadows, late fall down in the zone and keep conifer forests of the southern slopes, avoiding the deep snow.
Serna - cautious, curious animals, gregarious Read more [...]
Almonds are low, or steppe, bobovnik
Growing in southern forest zone and the steppe zone of the European part of Russia and Western Siberia and Central Asia. Widely distributed in the south, in the Central and Eastern Europe.
A low shrub with upright branches and numerous shorter branches with linear-lanceolate acuminate serrate leaves. On short shoots leaves collected in bundles. In April, at the same time with the appearance of leaf stems are covered with pink single flowers with a delicate fragrance. Tomentose hairy okrugloyaytsevidnye drupes dry straw-yellow color. Each fruit has a single Read more [...]
You and I have made a two-day summer hiking. This is the beginning of your travels. The next stage of the campaign will be on skis. It will take place during the school holidays.
Early January - cold and dark time in the northern hemisphere. We need some serious training: training outputs, well-chosen gear, careful design route.
People - being a tropical climate
This is confirmed by historians and psychologists. People adapted to live in a warm tropical climate, without the need for any clothing or in warm houses. But even at the equator, the temperature varies throughout the day. And the Read more [...]
In the event of an emergency situation a person is faced with a lot of various problems. But the main, especially in the first hours and minutes - is the problem of preservation of life and health. In all natural areas are of great importance factors of the environment: air temperature, humidity, water temperature, wind, solar radiation. They can be quite comfortable for the person or unfavorable to him. It all depends on the season, the presence or absence of personal protective equipment to maintain normal body temperature, protection from disease and injury. Of particular importance is Read more [...]
Annual plant height 20-90 cm stems are erect. The leaves are opposite, trifoliate or pinnate, with petioles, leaf segments (at least the upper crust) with distinct petioles. Baskets erect. Lozhnoyazychkovye outer flowers, golden yellow, sterile, median - tubular, bisexual, bracts at the top quickly pointed. Fruits - flattened achene cuneate, densely studded beard-vochkami, pubescent over the entire surface with appressed hairs on the edges of the achene hairs directed upwards; achenes with two awns (sometimes 4.3 spine, but in such cases, two of them longer than the other). Flowers in July-September, Read more [...]
Perennial, 5-20 cm tall, bluish. Stems ascending or erect, branched from the base, covered with short curly hairs, sometimes almost bare. Leaves linear, subulate, the lower side convex, upper side flat, semi-cylindrical, 6-10 mm long, acute, glabrous, welded at the bottom and there is slightly ciliate, often with a pencil in the axils of leaves. Flowers sessile, collected in finite thick semiumbels. Calyx usually naked, rarely somewhat hairy, calyx oblong, obtuse, at the edges with white membranous border, converging in fruit. Stamens equal to the length of the cup. The fruit glabrous or Read more [...]
At present, saving yourself from some solutions to everyday problems, humanity will inevitably dooms itself to solve another problem of "survival." The word "survival" is understood the ability of each individual to maintain their livelihoods in absolutely all conditions. A person's ability to survive is formed with its beginning in the womb and develops to his death. Naturally, that millions of years ago, people are daily decisions of a number of priorities, such as feed, protect, protect from disease or some other danger to themselves and their loved ones. In this Read more [...]
A perennial herb with segmented thin threadlike rhizomes and underground shoots. Stems erect or ascending from the base, 30-90 cm tall, four-sided, grooved. The leaves are oblong-elliptical or lanceolate-elliptical (bottom - can be almost pinnatifid), are short, and irregularly sinuate-toothed or krupnopilchatye on the edge, both sides covered with short, single-celled or multicellular long hairs, mixed with pieces of iron, especially beneath the veins. The flowers are small, numerous, clustered in dense axillary whorls. Bracts small, linear-lanceolate, running into a barbed wire along the Read more [...]
According to different authors (Orlov, 1929 Sludsky, 1938 Argiropulo Vinogradov, 1941) and our observations, yellow gopher in some regions of Kazakhstan serves as a pest of crops. It hurts wheat, rye, barley, of melons: watermelon, cantaloupe, grapes harm young shoots, kills nursery of fruit and ornamental trees, damaging alfalfa, sunflower sprouts. DN Kashka rovym and L. Lane Sokolova (1927) were cases destroying gopher grape nurseries where animal damage inflicted on the young shoots of 80-100%. BS Vinogradov (1936) believes that in the conditions of Uzbekistan yellow gopher in many cases, Read more [...]
The tent has long been a faithful companion travelers. However, to serve as a reliable tent, it has to be properly treated. First of all, we have to choose a place where there will be a tent. Requirements for it are slim. First, there should be no bumps, hills, protruding tree roots, rocks, etc. It is undesirable to set a tent on grass. Second, this place should not be eaten raw. Third, the location is not to be retreating to sleeping at night is not slid against each other. If a place can not be found and must be broken in a tent that has a small slope, it should be put down the slope to Read more [...]
Pike ordinary (Esox lucius) is common, as they say ichthyologists, circumpolar, that is, has "one of the most extensive ranges of freshwater fish." In other words, it is, first, is found in almost all the rivers belonging to the Arctic Ocean basin (except for their most northern areas), and secondly, far to the south does not penetrate, and in Southern Europe, and below the line of the "Caucasus - the Amur River basin, "it replaces other family schukovyh.
Ordinary pike enjoys nationwide popularity: it is glorified in tales and legends. Is there anything "pike", Read more [...]
Camping food is usually not different variety of dishes. Cook mainly milk porridge or cereal with canned meat, soup or stew with canned fish. I want to give these long-familiar dishes worthy alternative. Soup turns out very tasty and satisfying. In their campaigns this dish often use people like it!
Recipe for simple, but just note one thing: a difficult hike or mattress.
If the trip is complicated and carry on their shoulders the burden to long and tedious, the potatoes tourists usually do not take. Since potatoes weighs a lot, but still most of it is spent on cleaning. Because in a difficult Read more [...]
Coordinates: 64 ° 49'' 50 "s. Lat. 17 ° 59'' 12" h. on Iceland - an island in the North Atlantic Ocean, near the Arctic Circle, between Greenland and Norway. Almost the whole area of the island is a volcanic plateau with peaks of up to 2 km, quite steeply to the ocean. Iceland's total area of 103 km2, of which 11.8 thousand km2. covered by glaciers. Lakes and glaciers occupy 14.3% of the territory, vegetation covered only 23%. The average annual temperature in the south-west coast of +5 ° C, the average temperature in January is -1 ° C, in July +11 ° C. Read more [...]
Signs of bad weather
If the day and night are equally warm (ie, the difference of day and night temperatures a little lower than 10 ° C) and the humidity is high and the day of the order of 70-80%, - all this speaks of the approach of bad weather.
If you do not see a night of cooling air, especially if the evening and the night air is noticeably warmer ("night float") - is approaching bad weather.
If in the lowlands and the uplands, in the woods and in the open air temperature is the same - it points to the approaching storm.
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