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Compatible aquarium fish – this is the burning question that is desired by many aquarists. And no matter who You are - beginner or experienced aquarist, when deciding on the…

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Starfish
Starfish is a wonderful marine animals that have a variety of color, shape and volume, although they are all similar in appearance to a star. Some of them smooth, some…

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The biggest inhabitants of the sea

The largest animal

The largest living creature in the world blue, he’s blue, kit. It can reach a length of 33 meters, and weight — 150 tons. In 1947 in the Antarctic waters was caught a female blue whale weighing 190 tonnes. The average size of this species is also impressive: 100-120 tons weight and 22-24 meters in length. Blue whales feed on plankton.

The largest predator

The sperm whale is the largest predator on the planet. The length of the large sperm whales-the males can reach 20 meters and weighs 70 tons. In 1950 about the Kuril Islands was captured sperm whale, whose length was 20.7 meters. Females are smaller, they can grow up to 13 meters length and 30 tons weight. In the diet of sperm whales includes squid, octopus and fish. Continue reading

FISHING IN the BLACK SEA: fishing for flounder, mullet, garfish and other fish

If you are tired of lying all day on the beach, wander excursions, fishing is one of the wonderful leisure activities. There are plenty to choose: in the Black sea is home to 167 species of fish. Catch most of all – the mullet with its varieties, Croaker, seabass and lofar, the network catches flounder, horse mackerel, spiny dogfish (a small shark), barbula, pelengas, crab. The most common way of fishing for garfish on the Black sea.

One of the popular fish – goby, by the way, today it is found also in Central Russia, where more known under the name of rotan – the fish has a large head. In the Black sea is home to 10 species, including the largest steer martovich, and the most numerous are the round goby, least common goby lynx. Fishing in the Black sea begins in March, after the winter storms. The most abundant gobies Feodosia Bay is a stone shoals, breakwaters, piers. Citizens catch straight from the dock. Continue reading

7 most amazing inhabitants of Antarctica

4 July 1819 from Kronstadt went on a circumnavigation of the sloop “Mirny” and “Vostok”. The result of the expedition was the discovery of Antarctica. We decided to compile a list of the most interesting animals that inhabit this continent.

Weddell seal – the southernmost not only beast, but also one of the most endearing animals. Pretty faces of these large-eyed mammals can be admired for hours. Seal inhabits the entire coast of Antarctica, the number is estimated at about one million individuals. This animal is a beautiful diver. Adult seals can hold their breath for an hour and is able to forage for food at depths of 800 meters.

Blue, or Blue, whale . inhabiting the waters of the southern ocean, is not just one of the animals that have managed to adapt to life in harsh conditions. This is primarily from the most giant animals on our planet is now inhabited and ever. Its length can reach four hundred feet, and the weight often exceeds 150 tons. Compared with humans, this animal looks like a giant floating mountain. One only the heart of a whale may weigh more than a ton. Unfortunately, as a result of uncontrolled whaling a huge number of blue whales have been destroyed, but now their numbers are slowly recovering. Continue reading

Summer fishing

June

In the middle belt of the European part of Russia in the first two decades of June catch:

on mugs – walleye (better late at night and at dawn), pike, perch;

spinning – walleye, pike, bass (best of rivers), ASP, Chub;

float fishing rods – walleye in lakes and reservoirs, on the slopes of deep, snag pits on small bait fish, and in rivers have steep banks and among the piles;the pike on the edges of the thickets of grass morning, evening dawns; large perch and walleye – fry, worm, meat shells; carp, crucian carp, Rudd (before spawning) – a worm, maggots, bread crumb;

bottom fishing rods – catfish (before spawning) – Nightcrawler live bait, meat linuxero cancer or shells;

in the wiring – roach and Chub – on pearl barley, peas, oats, wheat, maggots, herbs;

fly fishing of Chub, IDE, ASP – at June beetle, dragonflies, butterflies. Continue reading

Monkfish

Monkfish or sea Scorpion, from the squad utilisateurs, has a repulsive appearance. He has a huge head, which is the half length of all fish, with big sharp-toothed mouth, mercilessly swallowing the prey: conger eel, red mullet, even small sharks and thousands of sea birds. Monkfish occurs at depths of 600 m. Length: 200 cm, weight:30 – 40 kg monkfish grows to one and a half to two meters, weighs on average 20 kg. his Body flattened on top, and it’s covered with leathery growths, like algae, pieces of driftwood and stones. On the head, behind the eyes, a sea devil is a knot with a glowing “lantern” on the end.

The sea devils are extremely ugly – giant head, giant mouth, bare skin (of all udenstvertne). In the dorsal fin anglerfish 6 rays, of which half are in the head, and these three beams are not connected with each, and is the seventh ray-the fishing rod. Continue reading