Dangerous animals BLACK SEA
Black Sea: it has long drawn people to him. Every year on the “shores of Tauris” rush to hundreds of thousands of vacationers and tourists, absorbed only one purpose: to quickly plunge into the gentle waves of the Black Sea affable. But unfortunately, not all the guests of our peninsula, and some Crimeans know that the sea is not always hospitable and affectionate. Often, careless bather in the water could pose trouble, not only related to dangerous storm surges, pitfalls, great depths, but also with some representatives of marine fauna.
Very often, a few meters from the shore, the fishermen on the hook catches scary-looking, brown-brown, 10 – 20 cm long fish. All of her head, with large dull eyes, covered with thorns and spines, and spotted back crowns a prickly fin. This famous seaside ruff or scorpion fish. He lives usually on rocky ground, scoring under large rocks and in crevices of the rocks, where waiting for prey – a small fish. Take up the ruff is unsafe, as the spinal cord and its poisonous spines gill, which brings about a shot, though short-lived, but quite painful.
Sometimes on a deserted shallow water with a sandy bottom, you can find a large (up to six meters) fish, having flattened, rhomboid
shaped body, ending a long thin tail. It stingrays or sea cat. At the end of his tail bone spike is white with lots of small nicks on the edges blurry poisonous slime. If you accidentally step on peacefully in the water lying on the sand slope, he can hit the hapless swimmer up your spine than the causes ragged, long non-healing wounds. The victim feels a lot of pain, and then may start vomiting, heart palpitations, muscle paralysis, and sometimes death. Of interest is one of the first literary mention of stingrays off the coast of the Crimea, represented by well-known traveler AP Sumarokov and referring to the 1803 “: From the notes of marine animals sea worthy males armed with tail three inches on either side of the island of small and cunning piloyu, which they are approaching people to cause them deep wounds to the bone, causing several soldiers came recently retired mutilated. “. Continue reading
How dangerous savage vacation in the Crimea.
Rest savage on the Black Sea in the Crimea involves a trip to the Crimea without permits, hotel reservations and more. Usually savages live in a tent.
As in any other area, there is some danger of a savage holiday in the Crimea. Insects and poisonous plants in the south of the peninsula more than in its other regions. That is why you need to be careful about the choice of the environment, which in time will become your home.
One of these hazards in the Crimea are poisonous plants. Quite often, vacationers can suffer because of the usual magnolia. This plant with beautiful flowers is an evergreen. You can wake up from a strong headache in the morning, if the wreck and put flowers in my room. His strong scent of magnolia causes headache.
Other dangerous and beautiful plant – is fraxinella golostolbikovy. Its flowers are very beautiful – purple, with long stamens and dark streaks. The skin produced severe burns on contact with only one flower. Such burns are not long enough.
It may cost you your life attempt to try the red berries of yew. Very toxic whole plant. Pulp berries are not poisonous, but it is better
do not try to crack the fruit itself.
It seems that the plant is safe dogwood. But it is better not to try to collect the fruits without protective clothing – on the skin can form a strong painful irritation. On the skin are small hairs that covered the leaves of this plant. 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