Black Sea. All you need to know coming.
Black sea. What to look out for?
Often, talking to people who come to vacation, they hear questions like: “But swimming is not dangerous?”, “And in the sea there are sharks?”, “A jellyfish poisonous?”.
Will try to answer a single article on these and all other similar questions.
In the Black Sea it is possible to tell: not good for the animals, dangerous to humans. Some individuals of course can cause some inconvenience, but nothing more.
Kornerot . Jellyfish are visible, and its appearance warns that it is not entirely harmless. n ate it quite large, dome-shaped. Under the dome hangs a dense pile of fleshy tentacles. This “beard” are poisonous stinging cells. Continue reading
The largest fish
Spain is a country surrounded on three sides by water. The main focus of the country’s economy is, of course, tourism, fruit growing and fishing. During the year Spain exports to all countries of the world millions of tons of fish. Due to a large and diverse number of marine animals and fish, the country occupies the leading position. Whom here only you will not meet! Let’s start with the biggest – whales. They meet up and striped, and plain, and even sperm whales. If you want to see whales – hire a car in Spain and drive to Bay of Biscay, where you will definitely see them.
Sharks are found in the Mediterranean sea off the Spanish coast and in the waters of the Atlantic ocean. Officially it is considered that in the Mediterranean there are 47 species of sharks. But the inhabitants becoming less and less. And the first one begins to fade hammerhead shark. This can lead to environmental disaster, since sharks carry out a role of hospital attendants of the sea, destroying the weak and the sick and supporting the population of marine species. But attack people sharks rarely. Often they can be found entangled in fishing nets. Continue reading
The body of the stingrays has a distinctive flattened in dorso-ventral direction slightly rhombic shape, the tail is elongated, 1.5 times the disk, armed with a long serrated spine. Anal fin not. From the top, just behind the eyes are spiracles — breathing holes of the gills necessary for respiration has buried in the sand slope.
The mouth is on the bottom, flat teeth allow them to crush mollusk shells and crab shells. The body is naked, not covered with spines or scales, top gray or olive-brown, bottom light. Maximum width of drive (without fins) is about 60 cm in length can reach 2 m (marked in specimens 2.5 m), and weight — 22 kg. However, usually there are individuals width up to 45 cm.
Inhabits the Eastern Atlantic from the Western Baltic to South Africa, including the Mediterranean and the Black sea, also comes in Azov. Normal in the Black sea along the shores in silty and sandy ground; rocky substrates avoids. Continue reading