Thrush (lat. Turdus) is a bird which belongs to the order Passeriformes. To the family Drozdovich is 62 species, in Russia there are about 20 species. The most common is the song thrush, its mass reaches 55-100 grams, body length 21-25 cm Back and tail are painted in chocolate brown with silver stains. Abdomen white, flanks mottled. Breast yellowish, with dark brown spots, the area under the wings reddish. Young color dimmer, sexual dimorphism is not pronounced.
Thrush the Redwing is smaller, its weight rarely exceeds 60 grams. Back painted in olive-brown color, the area under the wings and sides of breast rufous; above the eyes are “eyebrows”, pigmented whitish-yellow, so the bird got a name.
Blackbird is completely black, the beak is bright orange.
White-throated thrush is very similar to Blackbird, but the chest there is a distinct white stripe, the orange beak is pigmented.
Also common Fieldfare, red thrush, mistle thrush, red-throated, grey, olive, Siberian, Golden and other species. The appearance of various kinds of blackbirds you can see in the video below. Continue reading
Ahead is a warm Indian summer and you probably still waiting for a family outing to the country or kebabs. We care and love to our younger brothers remember that these tips for transporting Pets in the car continue to be relevant and in that short warm period.
HOW TO TRANSPORT ANIMALS IN THE CAR
WATER AND FRESH AIR
Dogs and cats overheat very quickly in cars. Even in cool weather, the sun’s rays can heat the cabin. Drinking water and regular breaks to “walk under the Bush” a must for comfortable transporting animals in the car.
A PIECE OF HOME
Animals will survive the trip better if they are their usual subjects: home bedding, familiar food, and even preferably their home and not a camp bowl. Take care of the first aid kit for your pet, by doing this in a hurry is often neglected: “there is to go?”. Continue reading
Going into the woods for a walk or hunting, picking berries, mushrooms or just relaxing in a beautiful “deep” part of nature, it must be remembered that in these places you can suddenly meet a wild animal. The most important thing – that you should always be mentally prepared, but to avoid serious problems incurred by such a meeting will help a few simple tips.
Note that wild animals living in our forests, do not consider the person as the object of his hunt, or just because, no reason, never attack. This can happen only if the people themselves will provoke the beast your wrong actions.
How to avoid encounters with wild animals in the forest
Before describing the algorithm of actions when meeting with a wild animal, I would like to say a few words about what this rendezvous possible, it is best to avoid. This may help in some tips that gave us one experienced traveler:
• When moving through the woods, avoid areas overgrown with tall grass and thick bushes, these are the “day” of the wild beast. If you saw the animal from a distance – in any case do not approach him, do not make noise and walk around it carefully, observing as large as the distance; Continue reading