Spent last weekend with relatives in one of the horticulture of the Luga district of the Leningrad region.
With great surprise I heard that in the fire pond gardening there are carp. The information was checked and confirmed.
Fire pond gardening is a small, approximately six-by-six meters of the pond. The banks are clay, water, respectively, muddy, reddish colour. According to gardeners, the stagnant pond, depth is not precisely known, but in the hot summer almost completely dries up. Now the water is well down, about a meter, and I don’t think that a pond deeper than two meters.
Carp was quite a lot, they swam in flocks of 20-40 units (I’m not exaggerating!) and rushed to the pond to throw in pieces of bread with an enthusiasm worthy of piranhas. When the flock flew with a characteristic makaniem even at quite a decent slice of the loaf, half a minute from him, there was nothing left. Continue reading
Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) is one of the largest and most aggressive ocean predators. Back and sides of this fish are gray, brown or black, and the belly is white, why the shark got its name. The average size of the predator is 5-6 meters and weights from 600 to 3200 kg, although was able to measure specimen, the length of which reached 11 meters, but apparently this is not the limit. Instances that are less than four meters, has not yet reached puberty and are considered teenagers.
Scientists have found out an interesting fact: at the end of the tertiary period there existed a great white shark, measuring up to 30 m in length. In the mouth of such a giant could easily accommodate eight people, and if this type of has survived to the present day, the existence side by side wouldn’t do humanity any good. Continue reading
Mauritius island, surrounded by the third largest coral reef in the world.
The temperature of the air. In summer 30 +degrees Celsius with humidity of 80%. Winter warm 23 degrees and dry. Spring and autumn with moderate temperature of +25.
The temperature of the water. From 20 to 30 degrees C depending on the season.
The best time for diving. All year round, although from December to March possible tropical storms and cyclones. In this part of the Indian ocean cyclones are usually moderate, and the weather becomes not more than a week. Continue reading