Pine - one of the most beautiful trees of our forests. Pinery usually bright, clean and dry. Its air is full of aromas of freshness, love and eternal wisdom. This bouquet of odors consists of volatile production allocated pine needles. People have long understood the power of healing. Shishkin, Ivan «Pinery» A large familyThe race «Pine» (family «pine») Includes about a hundred species, twelve of which are found in the wild in our country. In the culture we have them more than 50 species. Main «savages» — Pallas pine growing Read more [...]
Camera Lens drew figures of two hunters gradually removed along the track into the forest. Suddenly, one of them stopped and looked at me and shouted - "catch up!", Waving his hand invitingly. Put the camera in its case, he hurried after his friends, who have come off quite forward. Crossed half deep, rapid stream and stood mesmerized by its beauty! Impregnated last year's foliage and the ground thawed dark stream, merrily murmuring, carrying forward the endless mass of water, causing me to hang back and keep balance.Around I felt indescribable aroma of spring came, stirs the Read more [...]
In the morning, lying on the sides of expensive cars, up tires and flat glass road, said that is not the season yet. Not a season. In all senses of the word. Not the season for those who "pereobulsya" for the summer, in the middle of March, "having bought" on an early warm season and not for the birds flew in our region for the same reason.Snow, of course not, but the ground stone. Strong night frosts, do not give the land "to move." Walk through the woods easily, without straining.In the morning "took" the next two grouse, rose, cutting down on the edge of a frozen swamp and literally ran to the Read more [...]
Hunters are well aware that in many places it is pine, along with birch and aspen, a tree-pioneer4900 years of age of the oldest extant copies of the spinalis pine growing on the eastern United States. Photo: Peter Zverev The main coniferous tree in Eropeyskoy part of Russia is considered to be evergreen pine. Many Russian landscape painters chose it for his paintings, to show the beauty of Russian fairy-tale forest.Endurance pine amazing. She grows in the loose sands and on the most meager soils. Pine climbs high in Mount it among the last trees that penetrate tundra North Read more [...]
After breakfast and discussing their plans, we decide to go to the distant swamp. Last fall, making exploration found pine mane five hundred meters from the edge of the vast swamps, stretching for tens of kilometers. In the fall there is not time we raised the capercaillie. I really wanted to see if they tokuyut again? The road faced a long and difficult, going to sleep in the swamp, so take everything you need with you ... You go into the woods for a day, take food for three! With this in mind, we collected their backpacks. Finally, pack everything, checking equipment and weapons, Read more [...]
Wet birch logs, puffing slightly, crackling from the hot flame. Bitter taste of smoke pleasant pinched nostrils. Sheaf of red sparks up was carried away. Around vital heady scent of pine, rosemary and wet moss. Somewhere over the tops of ancient pines horkal invisible woodcock. In the dried leaves rustled awakened mouse. As darkness began a new, invisible eye life. Only careful listening, you can understand what is currently happening around. Fox revolves around a campfire, attracted rat race. Often long and breathless, she listened, afraid to come closer. But finally decided Read more [...]
And yet the spring hunt, in contrast to all other people feel special excitement, a special feeling associated with the fact that all of nature is driven by common sense - love and the birth of a new life. Photo by the author Recently, my friends and we go hunting in the Pskov region. For this I want to especially thank our friend, an avid hunter and a prominent biologist SA Tsarev. This year hunt for Pskov opened April 14.The first thing that struck us at the entrance to the village, – This unprecedented level of water in the river, dammed by beavers. By the way, on the Read more [...]
April 2008. Rapidly changing scenery outside the window of the car carrying me in the Tver region. The sun had just appeared from behind the horizon, and I hope to come to the end of the black grouse mating to see, where to put the tent. Photo by the author Knowing that I like to do everything myself, Nikolayevich did not build anything in advance. After driving up to the house and came out of the car, I heard the murmur of grouse, quickly grabbed the binoculars, put on his boots and ran to investigate. Crossing the flooded river on a shaky bridge, he walked quickly to the sound Read more [...]
This winter was snowless. On the one hand bad, new skis have become dusty in the corner, I never tried. On the other hand, just great. In the forest you can walk. No, I do not walk - run.You can just had to run tirelessly and often ran far away, in the most secret corners of the forest and secluded, which earlier reached on skis would not do. Here once again, in the winter, walked into one such «corner» woods and realized that «here to be current». Well, very much place. And I put forth to come here in the spring, to see what's going on here.Gathered in April, as the past Read more [...]
In the age-old pine trees, standing on the edge of the overgrown trivia Sich and assume every time throughout the life of the first onslaught of the elements, from the storms and misery broke-broke in the forest loam at this very morning, the main root of the rod (Fang-root), but man, nochuyuschy on its perpetual Ohnište beside her, did not know about it and therefore was doomed. No external signs of mortal illness was not seen, and indeed the pine, for all his desire to save the acquaintance, to tell, to forestall a disaster befell her could not. Tree with sight was normal, as thousands of pine Read more [...]
When you are in the extreme conditions of survival – you need to use all possible means of natural materials and in the purposes. In the middle lane, all over a climatic zone, a lot of coniferous trees: pine, spruce, larch, cedar, etc. any coniferous tree is present resin, oleoresin. In this review I will tell you how to apply the resin of coniferous trees for their own purposes.
In the event of minor wounds, abrasions, can effectively isolate the wound (so it does not hit the dirt and germs), using just turpentine. Come to a pine tree, make a few small nagrobek knife or hatchet and wait. Read more [...]
Mighty Siberian cedar. Taiga giant three girth, 40 m high, lives up to 500-800 years. On bottom dry knots wide finger starts to climb man and soon disappears into a thick, wide crown. Amazing potena these knots that they dried 300 years ago. Thousand chilly days, frosts, heavy rains and hurricanes. And no fungus, mold, bacteria and larvae did not harm the tree. Power plants in their protection, protection in the resin. Resin comes in a protective Arsenal actually at least some plants along the toxins and poisonous substances, essential oils, glycosides, saponins, tannins, terpenoids, oxalates. Read more [...]
I can say I experienced user of reactive furnace. Exploit 2 months. Some conclusions I did. Warn that this experience relates directly to my furnace and directly to my design of the house. Moreover oven not fully assembled (experimented with the size of the fuel chambers and channels), but constructive "facade" defined. The finish is also still not soon. The house is not completed and has not before.Will come easy. I will describe what they saw advantages and shortcomings. Draw your own conclusions.• Pros1. Simple design2. For the production of not asking significant resources, the Read more [...]
• PINE is one of the more versprochenen and available in the Russian Federation types of tree species. More versprochenen breed is the pine normal. The pine tree has a straight trunk and therefore is a comfortable material for construction. Pine, which grows in the North woods, is more straightness of the trunk. To use pine in construction also has the highest causticity. In the midst of other parameters can be noted dense and strong wood species, very impregnated with resin core, which is why wood pine not much prone to rotting. Tree species pine light, which, coupled with the strength is very Read more [...]
Pine gives us the most valuable that can be used for the healing of man. This resin, and buds, and needles, and pine cones, which are extensively used in folk medicine. In addition, pine needles has received extensive use in the production of therapeutic essential oils.Everyone can prepare for themselves on cool autumn and long winter treatment "gum" honey from pine cones. But that jam greenish cones was really therapeutic and useful for the body, the knob should be true to assemble and cook.Collect pine conesSo, when you need to collect pine cones? Young pine cones in different weather Read more [...]
From the eighth kilometer Moscow highway asphalt left out road to the village of Broad River (5 km), the center of the same name peat enterprise. Circle of thick pine and mixed forests, which are famous for mushrooms and berries. There are a lot of green lawns, surrounded by birch and pine trees, where you can sunbathe, collect bunches of flowers.
In the vicinity of the village located pioneer camps. Old peat career-long deep grooves filled with water and surrounded by dense thickets of shrubs, summer days are attracted by recreational and fishing a lot of people.
Idleness is not rest.
Only motion, Read more [...]
Despite the short length, the river Sysert from the headwaters to the mouth and repeatedly blocked by dams and forms a system of ponds. They are created in connection with the construction of ironworks Sysert: Sysert (1832), the Top-Sysert (1849) and Elias (1854).
The plants are long gone, but the ponds left. Here is a great pine forests, clean air, plenty of mushrooms and berries, good fishing.
Great Sysert pond is located in the centre of the town Sysert, 50 km from Sverdlovsk, and represents three aimed in different directions of winding sleeves small width. The total length of the pond 10-11 Read more [...]
Tim the river in the Kursk and Orel regions of the Russian Federation, is the right tributary of the river Rapid Pine (R. pool Don).
There are different versions about the origin of the name of the river teme. One of them says that the title Tim came from the ancient word "timeo", which means "dark, dirty. Clear the origin of the name of the river and tomaž exactly is unclear.
Originates in 7 km above the town of Tim in the North-Eastern slopes of Timsco-Shchigrovsky ridge of the Central Russian upland. The river is smooth and flat, but the highest place of the Central Russian upland 65 km Read more [...]
Rapid Pine - A river in Orel and Lipetsk regions, the right tributary Don.
The river cuts through from west to east Livny area which over 100 km gives its beauty and tranquility.
In ancient times it was called Rapid Pine (apparently, not to be confused with the Silent Pine flowing in Belgorod and Voronezh regions), and in the annals of the river is called Sozonov.
Length - 296 km, basin area - 17 400 km. The vast plain. Nutrition, to a large extent spring waters and snow. Freeze-up usually from late November to late March.
The width of the river plains ranges from 200 m to 2 km, the width of Read more [...]
It all started with a rabbit
Frosya had a dog Basset and had a pedigree that compared with her British queen - just a cleaning lady or a hereditary milkmaid. However, despite the unimaginable nobility, Frosya was special windy and forever to get involved in the strange history. So at the moment - what it gave up this hare? Would sit at the cottage with the hosts, would have gazed on the porch or the bustle of the world, in the latter case, to run to a butterfly. But no - Frosya ran away into the forest and began to sniff where would that interesnenkoe find? In the nostrils immediately rushed to Read more [...]