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Sompong Prachopchan, an ex-tiger poacher who plant for WildAid, burns about progressively hard-to-find aloe woodwind. Exposure: James Nachtweywildlife preservation, endangered species, poaching, poachers, environmental law, wildaidGalster tracks aloe-wood poachers with one of WildAid's rangers in Khao Yai Home Parkland. wildlife preservation, endangered species, poaching, poachers, environmental law, wildaidSteve Galster, WildAid's co-founder and period man in Thailand, meets with one of his informants, a other go-go daughter based in Pattaya, a hub of black action. wildlife Read more [...]
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Steppe Polecat (white) Is similar to the black horem in size and overall structure of the body, but differs in color fur steppe polecat has a lighter hair, consisting of whitish underfur and infrequent spine, the ends of which are usually black or brown. The tail is covered with steppe polecat light hairs with black and brown tips.
These creatures live in the southern steppe and forest-steppe regions of the USSR - south of Blagoveshchensk, Chita, Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Ufa, Ryazan, Tula, Chernigov and Kiev. Except the Soviet Union, are found in the MPR and the PRC, Poland, Romania and Read more [...]
Pic: Instance by Jameson SimpsonGO Blanket Bury what the skinny-skied old-timers say. Get a pare as all-inclusive as the broadest function of your skis, and clipping it to fit the sidecut for utmost clutches on absorb, tauten slopes.Trimness Rectify To cut, supplement the bark to the ski and passementerie from tip to backside, retention the pinnace with the fat face pile and the vane on top. Use the ski abut for constancy by urgent the vane against it as you cut (1). Later you've ruined the outset one-half, switch the pelt complete to break one cm of the stand unofficially you've Read more [...]
This question has not been studied. We can assume that like other marmots, abrupt changes in abundance there. However, fluctuations in the intensity of reproduction (see "Reproduction"), especially in the lower zone habitat, this Groundhog undoubtedly exist. They are due, probably, drought and low fatness females, which causes a change in the age composition of the population. Natural disasters and disease were observed. The basic factor that reduces the number of marmots Marmot, unordered fishing.
Practical value. Marmot Marmot - a valuable fur. However, the value of the skins Read more [...]
Korsak in appearance like a small steppe fox, but differs from it in the color of hair, color of fur on the back corsacs silver-gray or gray-sand. The fur on the lower body - white and yellow-white. At the tip of the tail is not white tassels, which has fox ears are gray, not black as in foxes. Body length corsacs 50 - 60 cm, tail 25-35 cm, height at withers approximately 30 cm
Korsak are found in steppe and desert regions of Central Asia, Kazakhstan, the southern regions of Siberia, Orenburg and Chelyabinsk regions, the Lower Volga and the North Caucasus. Outside the Soviet Union and China Read more [...]
At the end of the XV and XVI century, at the beginning of the educated Russian centralized state (final abolition of feudal fragmentation ended in XVII c.).
The growth in the circulation of commodities and money economy, increase the exchange between regions, formation of the national market demand for furs increased significantly.
The sharp increase in demand for fur in both domestic and overseas markets stimulated hunting. Despite the growing flow of furs on the market, the demand is not fully satisfied and prices for furs increased.
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Marten (soft) is similar in many respects to the sable. Color winter fur forest martens varies from sandy yellow to dark brown with blue down (darker skins are valued more light on 20-25%) on the throat spot light yellow or orange, drifting through the front foot wedge. Marten sable differ from more fluffy and long tail, less dense fur and fluff, more sharply defined throat patch.
Marten live in wooded areas of the European part of the USSR and the Caucasus are also found in small amounts in Western Siberia. Outside the USSR, these animals are found in the forests of Western Europe. Martens, Read more [...]
I will not describe the osvezhivaniya mascara and remove their skins by the rules (the one who seeks shall find.) Problem in a more or less normal conditions, to provide themselves with natural materials for clothing. Materials tried to pick those that are relatively easy to find in nature, or make their own. Please provide as simple as that. So dressing of fur: Soak 1.Dry skin is immersed in a salt solution (4 tablespoons of salt without top in 1 liter of water). The solution temperature - room, about 18-20 ° C, but not more than 25 ° C, because at high temperatures can climb into the hair Read more [...]
Wolf. Depending on the habitats of these animals have different on softness, density and height of pubescence, color and body size. The largest wolves are found in the tundra and in the Siberian taiga. The coat of the wolf in winter soft and lush, bright and gray. In the European part of the USSR live wolves, though large in size, but with a coarser hair, gray with a reddish tinge. Smaller wolves are found in Kazakhstan and in the Caucasus, Caucasian hair wolves very rough and thin, reddish color. Most
small wolves live in Central Asia, these wolves pubescence low, medium soft, gray-sand color. Read more [...]
Mole-rat in appearance like zokor but mole rats have hair lower, light gray with yellow. Tail Spalax not, body length - 35 cm
In USSR is found several species of mole rats. They live in the southern regions of the European part of the USSR and the Caucasus. Outside the USSR are found in some parts of South-Eastern Europe, Asia and Africa.
Mole rats dig for living in the virgin lands, on the slopes of ravines, forest edges and gardens with many moves deep hole. Cubs are born in the spring of 2 to 5 units. in the litter. Mole rats eat about the same as zokor; shed in the summer.
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Gray marmot - A valuable trade animal, skins which are in great demand in the foreign and domestic markets. They are used (usually painted) on the collars, hats, coats, and to simulate a valuable furs, such as under a sable. Everywhere the people appreciated the fat marmot, especially in the fall, which has a good taste and medicinal properties against tuberculosis, anemia and severe injuries. Since 1966 began, centralized procurement of fat. Marmot meat fall quite tasty, but in Kazakhstan, used for human consumption is still relatively low. Quality skins adults and young animals in the autumn, Read more [...]
In 1958-1959. blank rabbit pelts were at 1956-1957.
Thus, the workpiece, rabbit skins in the Soviet Union after the war increased to 1953 inclusive. In 1954 and in subsequent years there was a reduction of blanks, which can be partly explained by the neglect of this important area of the farm animal bodies, and the lack of economic interest of the collective farms. At a meeting of farmers regions and autonomous republics of the north-west of the RSFSR in Leningrad, May 22, 1957 Comrade NS Khrushchev said: "It would be more developed rabbit. Because rabbit meat is very tasty and nutritious. Read more [...]
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 [...]
Hamster has a short, dense body length of up to 35 cm (tail - up to 6 cm). The coat is soft, thick, reddish-brown and black on the ridge on the casings, with two white spots on each side.
Hamsters live in all regions of the European part of the USSR to the south line of Yaroslavl-Kirov - Perm, in the Kazakh SSR and Western Siberia. In the North Caucasus produced a relatively large number of small blackish hamster skins are valued much lower skins Hamster. Outside USSR hamsters are found in Czechoslovakia, Poland and Germany.
Hamsters make their homes in the fields, gardens, melon fields, Read more [...]
Picture: Greg Von Doersten[Totality Weighting: 31 LBS, 13 OZ] Skis: K2 Shuksan A duad of aluminum-titanium sheets and a tidy shank pee these big-mountain planks nonesuch for GS turns in pulverization or leaping swill. ($459; 7 lbs, 10 oz) Bindings: Fritschi Freeride The step-in-and-go favourite of ski patrollers gets beefier with clamping superpower that now rivals that of in-bounds bindings. ($250; 4 lbs, 7 oz) Poles: Carbonado FlickLock Adjustable Examine Terminal with optional Whippet self-arrest transition kit. Leaping for chancy terrain? Append the Whippet to one of your Read more [...]
In the European part of the Russian state mining furs in the second half of the XVII century. decreased even more pronounced than in Siberia. Fishing beavers and otters near Moscow did not bring previous income, production of furs in the North also fell. Government issued a decree banning the fishing of river otters.
However, fur, playing before a large role in the trade turnover of the country, with the formation of the Russian state in the XVII century. large domestic market has become one of the most important products placed on the market of the country. Fur, in addition to their major Read more [...]
White Bear much larger than the brown, the length of its body of 225 cm and a weight of 800 kg. Colouring hair white to yellow. Polar bears are found on the islands and the ice floes of the Arctic Ocean and the northern coast of Asia, Europe and North America. On the ice, attributable to Svalbard, they rarely get to the Kola Peninsula and in Scandinavia.
Having a permanent abode, the male bears all year, and females with calves migrate to the islands in the summer and ice in search of food. Autumn female digs on the islands in the snow den, where, after an 8-month pregnancy give birth to Read more [...]
Hare-sandstone (Tolai) is similar to the gray hare, but smaller in size. Body length of 36 to 55 cm, weight - 2,5 kg. The coat is lower than that of other birds, ne-juicy-brownish color.
Hares are found in sandstone wall areas of the southern Baikal region, in the south of the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic, and Central Asia. Out USSR are found in Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Mongolia and China.
Happy sandstones are at various shelters in the evening come to feed. Eating grass in summer, in winter the bark and branches of bushes.
Females give birth to cubs sandstones 2-3 Read more [...]