Barely six months after the Championship of the Russian Federation for jigging, spinning from boats (Samara, September), and representatives of the sports gambling the most fish fishing living in Belgorod earth gathered at the regional open championship on catching predatory fish with rowing boats.
Participants of these events took the ancient Russian city of Stary Oskol, where the local reservoir experienced the fate of 14 pairs of master spinnings not only native of Belgorod region, but also the neighboring Kursk.
The tournament was held in the third week of November. This factor could not have an effect on the weather: high winds caused high waves that affected the results of the boat crews.
Throughout the championship – on the conditions of the competition time of the meeting organizers is limited to six hours – the guys showed particular perseverance in overcoming the weather troubles.
To catch fish, too, there were severe restrictions. Dimensions pike and zander should not exceed 32 and 38 cm, respectively. Weather adjustments have led to the fact that none of the participants of the championship trophy is not especially rich catch. The record was a perch, which turned out to be the weight of 1.2 kg.
Lucky it was the owner of the party. representing the host country. The efforts and luck champion were awarded special prize.
However, fortune smiled not only to him but also companion team “Piranha”. The crew of the residents of Stary Oskol won the Open Championship in sports fishing with rowing boats Belgorod region. The total achievement of this team was 4.5 kg of prey fish.
In the first decade of September, on the same teams participating in the tournament were 11, three men in each, but the catch was generally higher than in late autumn. However, if the weather is also not particularly favored competing fishermen. Continue reading
Squids – predatory inhabitants of the oceans
In the water column of the oceans meets many other exotic fish, but they do not form the basis of its biological balance; In this regard, the main role belongs to the small mass form – sardines, anchovies, horse mackerel, herring. These slender fish that feed on plankton, are the main products of sea fishing, they also serve as food for many predatory fish, sea birds, dolphins, seals and squids.
The destruction of small fish squid quite successfully compete with other marine predators. Whole flocks of these cephalopods follow the shoals of fish. The movement of light and swift, developed their speed is not inferior to the speed of dorado or dolphin. Not knowing the rest, worn squid in the ocean in pursuit of prey. Significant energy consumption is compensated by the abundance of food absorbed and respiration rate. Some species of squid, dispersed in water, start in the air and can fly over the waves of 40 – 50 meters. In this way they not only catch up with its prey, but also fleeing persecution larger predators.
Squids can move both head and tail first, and in the latter case the rate of movement will be much higher. Dialing into the mantle cavity water, the animal with the force throws Continue reading