Aquarium “Sea World”
Aquarium “Sea World” was founded on October 2, 1992. when the governor of Jakarta, Mr. Vyogo Atmodarminto, laid the foundation stone to mark the start of construction of houses for underwater inhabitants. Today, “Sea World” is the largest aquarium in Southeast Asia. The building with surrounding buildings and territories covers an area of more than three hectares, only one main building – is about 4.5 thousand sq. M of multiple exposures.
The concept of the aquarium is rooted in the mentality of the maritime power in the world, which consists of more water than land. The thread of the 17,000 Indonesian islands stretches more than 5,000 kilometers and forms the coastline of 81,000 kilometers, fringed by coral reefs, famous for its biological diversity. Aquarium “Sea World” is a window wide open, giving everyone an opportunity to see with their own eyes and learn more about the precious and fragile marine life in Indonesia.
The main objective of the aquarium is very simple – to expand the horizons of visitors, entertaining them or providing appropriate educational programs. This is the first offshore development in Indonesia, which uses entertainment and educational concept based on what people can simultaneously watch or participate in underwater adventures, and improve their understanding of living beings and nature that will eventually lead to an understanding of their enduring role for the Environment medium. The mission of the aquarium is in three components: education, recreation and the environment.
The main aquarium sharks, rays and thousands of representatives of 351 species of animals are so close that they could be touched, if not walls 80-meter acrylic tunnel. For the convenience of visitors, the tunnel is equipped with a moving walkway. The area of the aquarium is 38 x 24 m, depth ranges from 4.5 to 6 m, and allows you to accommodate the volume of 5 million liters of seawater. Due to its size is the largest marine aquarium in Southeast Asia. The animals were fed daily with hands divers. View this fascinating spectacle can be at a specially organized show with a guide-lecturer through a large window in the room, which is called the amphitheater. On the second floor is an observation deck, which allows you to admire the main inhabitants of the aquarium top. Closer to communicate with the animals and feed them in the presence of personnel in the special pool. The main aquarium inhabited by dugongs, sea turtles, coral reef ecosystem is reproduced. Continue reading
Puffer fish known worldwide as one of the most dangerous delicacies. Cooking it solved only in Japan. Incidentally, a fish carcass is there $ 300. This is justified by the fact that pre-cook, who received special certification, it cut up, so as not to engage the organs that produce the poison.
In Crimea prepares fugu no because we have a special school for cooks, and she comes across the network is extremely rare. Often the fisherman who caught this prey, trying to get rid of it quickly.
“I caught the” bubble “two and a half years ago – says Alexey Naumenko, a fisherman from Yevpatoria. – Brought home, tossed in a bowl, it hurt inflated. Then I figured that before such a “game” is not caught, looked on the internet, it is from yourself, and I was horrified. Poalshe from sin, the same day threw it back into the water.
Panic Alexei was probably unnecessary, since the fish itself does not sting, despite the presence of her spikes. The poison works only when the fish decided to file as a main dish – it is contained in the liver and gallbladder. The tissue toxin gets only when cutting.
Guests can live at a depth of 100 meters
Boltachev Alexander, senior specialist of the Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas, became, in his opinion, the proud owner of
two captured last week, “Sevastopol” fugue. Both were “zaformalineny” and became an ornament collection agency. As a scientist told us, it is not clear where brought these “aliens”, but there is speculation. Continue reading
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