All about Cyprus - Dangerous inhabitants in the waters of Cyprus
Leaving for a vacation on Cyprus, we are looking forward to the moment when he will be able to soak up the sunshine and swim in the sea. But sometimes…

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FAO - News article: Sharks of the Mediterranean and the Black sea on the verge of extinction
"Serious consequences" threatened marine ecosystems Black tip sharks are threatened in the Mediterranean sea. The population of sharks in the Mediterranean and Black sea declined drastically over the last two…

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What sharks eat?
Among the modern sharks should first be noted epipelagic planktophagous of being the largest members of the superorder, class, and all living groups participatng animals. These giants feed on similar…

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All about Cyprus – Dangerous inhabitants in the waters of Cyprus

Leaving for a vacation on Cyprus, we are looking forward to the moment when he will be able to soak up the sunshine and swim in the sea. But sometimes it happens that a long-awaited vacation can ruin an unexpected meeting with some sort of inhabitant of marine coastal waters. Who and where can be found in Cyprus, will tell our article.

Speaking about the beaches in General, remember that beaches can give you a “surprise”, because that’s what these places are the favorite for many marine species coastal zone. Rocky shore, warm water, algae is what attracts a variety of creatures.

Let’s start our list of “dangers” in the water with polychaetes – worms of fire the Mediterranean sea. They look rather nice and bright and can reach a length of more than 35 centimeters. The greatest danger of meeting with them is poison in the long bristles of these animals. Continue reading

Diseases of aquarium fish

If you have purchased the aquarium, and filled it beautiful, pleasing to the eye inhabitants, we must always remember that improper maintenance of aquarium fish, can lead to disease and death. In this article, I would like to introduce you to some non-infectious diseases of fish, due to their incorrect content.

Fish are cold-blooded creatures, and their livelihoods, are highly dependent on ambient temperature (the water in the aquarium).

At low water temperatures, fish may catch a cold, and in consequence perish. In cold water, strongly reduced the protective functions of the fish organism. Signs that a cold fish, maybe, feed refusal. The fins of the diseased fish are preloaded, colour is pale, and she slowly floats to the surface of the aquarium.

With long-term maintenance in cold water, fish can lose the ability to reproduce, and their offspring, if they will appear weak and will quickly die. Continue reading

Sights Of Heraklion. Cretan sea aquarium

Cretan sea aquarium has a reputation as one of the most interesting and spectacular aquariums in Greece. According to its technical parameters, there are about 40 impressive aquariums with a volume up to one million litres of water. The complex is equipped with the latest high-tech systems and provides accurate and current information about various species of flora and fauna, and ecosystems across the Mediterranean. The territory of the Maritime Museum is extremely extensive and gives the opportunity for numerous visitors to get a lot of pleasure from the contemplation of the beauty of the underwater world.

Pools Cretan sea aquarium are often equipped with transparent glass, behind which visitors have the opportunity to witness almost all the inhabitants of the depths of the Mediterranean sea. Continue reading

The most dangerous sharks
There are a large number of species of sharks and only some species can represent for humans a real threat. Should not treat the shark as a great blood-thirsty predator,…

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FAO - News article: Sharks of the Mediterranean and the Black sea on the verge of extinction
"Serious consequences" threatened marine ecosystems Black tip sharks are threatened in the Mediterranean sea. The population of sharks in the Mediterranean and Black sea declined drastically over the last two…

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