Mediterranean sea. Diving . at the bottom of the sea lay the wrecks and grow entire coral Islands pale green, bright red and purple flowers. Amidst this splendor, you can find a huge amount of marine life, from small colourful barbs to the weird octopus and large turtles.
Dangerous inhabitants . these waters were chosen sharks, including the most unfriendly white. To the beaches they don’t come close, but, nevertheless, it is necessary to observe safety measures: do not swim far from shore in the open sea to stay away from schools of fish. Sometimes swim to the shore barracudas — foot-tall toothy fish greenish color. But, as a rule, people they only attack in murky or dark water, where moving the swimmer to perceive for floating fish.
Fishing . possible trophies — mullet, sea minnow, rock bass, tuna, sargus, Barracuda. Temperature: in summer +20-22°C in winter to +16-18°C.
Purity . the water is so clear you can see rocks and big fishes at the depth of 30-40 meters. The clean sea off the coast of Greece and Crete.
The composition of the water . the salt concentration is 36-39%. The unique composition of minerals, salts and iodine is ideal for thalassotherapy treatments. But immediately after bathing, it is recommended to take a shower. Continue reading
At the mention of the dangers of tropical seas anyone remembers immediately about sharks (a), as if the only purpose of their life is hunting for divers in order to satisfy their insatiable appetite, in some places, sharks very much, but it’s far from those satanic creatures, which gives us our imagination.
Photographers trying to take pictures of sharks up close, know very well that at the slightest attempt to approach the sharks, they swim away. Really, dangerous animals are rare, but at the meeting, they always attack. In addition, we should not forget that sharks are strong predators, standing at the head of the food chain of the underwater world that they are very functionally arranged and very aggressive when attacking.
Therefore, when bathing in such waters should be excluded the following risky actions: being on the surface of the water don’t need to beat on her arms and legs (resembling a wounded fish), you should not swim in the Harbor, and muddy waters, to hunt with a harpoon gun (vibration and blood attract and excite sharks), dive at night in shark and try to offer them food. If you are a shark comes, do not rush to their heels: turn around to face her, but your behavior is to stay calm. Continue reading
It is considered that only the southern tropical sea full of dangerous for human beings and there only should be used with caution. However, in the Russian moderate climate meet the inhabitants of the waters, meeting with which should be avoided. One danger ascribes only a popular rumor, but with other really better not to meet.
The great raft spider, or the spider-hunter (Dolomedes plantarius), living along the banks of rivers, lakes and swamps is actually on the verge of extinction, so meeting with him is unlikely. In Russia, the spread of Western-Palearctic species of this family of spiders, mainly living in the Samara region and the Republic of Karelia. The size of females plantarius can reach 25 mm. the Spiders are hunters able to dive and move quickly through the water. They feed mainly on insects, but can attack young fish and tadpoles. For humans the bite of plantaris painful, the pain may persist for several weeks, but a lethal danger to humans, the spider is not.
Folk people call the hair-worm, that live in open water, Russia, horsehair, living in water and capable of penetrating the human body, usually through the heel, while bathing. Once under the skin, horsehair allegedly moving towards the heart, causing unbearable pain and itching of the skin. Remove it from telecities impossible. Actually for a person hair quite harmless: Continue reading