character of this beast
Celebes Island, or Sulawesi, where this species of woodcock lives, is also included in the Malay Archipelago in Indonesia. The area of the island is about 170 thousand square meters. km The island is similar in natural conditions to other islands of the Malay Archipelago, but it is here that the Celebes Woodcock lives, which differs markedly from the Indonesian one. So. this species is larger not only its neighbor – the Indonesian woodcock, but also the northern one. Continue reading
Found on the largest islands of the Malay Archipelago – Java, Sumatra, as well as on the island of New Guinea. The Malay Archipelago, which is the largest cluster of islands on earth, includes about 10 thousand islands, with a total area of about 2 million square meters. km, which is equal to the entire territory of the United States of America. Many of them are lost in the ocean and not even marked on nautical charts, but others belong to the largest islands of our planet. Continue reading
Parfors fox hunting is becoming increasingly popular among the propertied classes, second only to deer hunting with flocks of deer hounds — the staghound.
The name “parforsnaya hunting” comes from the French “par force” – by force, through force. Horsemen with a pack of hounds lead the pursuit of a fox, a deer, a hare, and another beast until the beast is completely exhausted and, in exhaustion, does not stop running. Then he gets into the hounds teeth or is taken by hunters. Continue reading