length: 100 cm; weight: 15 kg; production season: extracted for research purposes only
Live croakers live mainly in tropical and subtropical zones of the basins of the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans, and only a few representatives of the family occur in temperate regions. There are no croakers live in the Red sea, the Seychelles Islands, in Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia and in the Azores. In the waters of Bermuda are inhabited only by a single species. At the same time two species Sciaena umbra and Umbrina penetrated through the Mediterranean sea and the Marmara sea in inland low-salinity seas – Black and Azov.
Croaker largemouth – marine fish squad okuneobraznyh. Continue reading
The archipelago of Raja Ampat in West Papua – the heart of the “coral triangle”, the epicenter of the coral growth in the oceans. It is from these places the majority of coral species of the planet, ocean currents carry their eggs throughout the Pacific Ocean, creating new coral populations in tropical waters with suitable conditions. 75% percent of the total number of coral species on the planet occur here. It is not surprising that the underwater gardens of Raja Ampat is perhaps best seen in my diving career. Their preservation in their original form contributes to the lack of advanced civilization in the nearby regions of West Papua still is home to some of the most traditional cultures, the activity of which does not cause much harm to the environment. The tropical waters of Raja Ampat support the greatest species diversity in the oceans – more than 4,000 species of fish and marine animals, including unique species of macro-world and the largest fish on the planet – whale sharks (meet with which here, however, is very difficult). To reach the archipelago you can Continue reading
Good lessons different from all the others important feature: if the child looks at an object of study, can touch, hold in your hand and taste, useful information is absorbed much faster and fuller.
When the child looked at all four-footed, tailed and winged at the zoo, admired the exotic flowers and palm trees in the Botanical garden, it’s time to dive into a completely new world, unlike any other.
The ocean in Moscow
Marine aquarium on Clean Ponds is the atmosphere of the world, usually hidden in the ocean depths. Here 300 aquariums and more than 1,000 creatures from all corners of the planet where there is water: iridescent bright colors of the fish-ladies, scurrying between the corals; fish-surgeons with sharp spines on the fins instead of scalpels; shrimp are doctors who treat diseases of fish; sharks, rays, jellyfish and even an octopus. Continue reading