I will begin with the sharks.
the sand shark reaching a length of 4.3 m, from the squad lunoobraznye. Common in tropical coastal waters of all continents, this shark everywhere behaves quite peacefully and only sand sharks Africa has a bad reputation of man-eaters.
Silver shark (Carcharhinus albimarginatus). Reaches 3M in length with a weight of 160kg. Potentially dangerous: one unprovoked attack on a swimmer.
Blacktip shark (Carcharhinus few). Length 2.5 m, weighs 120kg. Attacks on humans do happen, but none of them serious injuries not ended.
Oceanic, the oceanic whitetip shark (Carcharhinus longimanus) . Around 3.5-4m in length with a weight of 170 kg. Most of the victims of the shipwreck in the open ocean on her conscience.
Korotkoplodnyh Mako shark (Isurus oxyrhinchus) . This is the fastest of all the sharks. Reach a length of 3.2-3.8 m with a maximum weight kg. Considered one of the most dangerous to humans.
Giant hammerhead shark (Sphyrna mokarran) . Is 6.1 m and weigh 450 kg. Several dozen cases of attacks on people,including lethal.
Whale shark (Rhincodon typus) . Up to 18m in length and a weight of 15t or more. Feeds on plankton and is completely harmless. Continue reading
Going on vacation to any place in the tropics, tourists are often concerned about dangerous animals. Fishing or diving requires a long stay in the water and on the adjacent territory. Therefore, the best pre-inquire about a variety of local fauna. The resorts of Pattaya known for the coastal zone and the city is thoroughly cleaned of unwanted animals. However, outside of the beach area the shores of ponds full of various pests and insects. In addition, even the clean beach is not without a deep sea dweller.
Dangerous inhabitants of the Gulf of Thailand
Shark. Be found shark the probability is always there, but here it is small. Not all of them are dangerous to humans. In Pattaya there has been no case of attack. The most dangerous include black and white sharks. Also found here whale sharks. They are reasonably aggressive behavior and can take divers or fishermen for sea lions. And here is leopard print or grey shark will attack only when he tasted blood.
Fish-stone. Diligently hiding from people, and dwells on rocky shores. To find this fish is quite difficult, so the chance to meet her on an organized fishing or the beach of the hotel is practically zero. If it by chance managed to catch, should be very careful to let her go back, not touching. It is very poisonous. Continue reading
Marine life can spoil the holiday for any vacationer. To avoid this, stick to certain rules.
Experts of the tourist market suggest that you, first of all, to learn from sending you company, is not expected any invasion, for example, jellyfish. You can find this out themselves, for example, in mass media periodically there are such messages.
So, the Italians in the midst of the bathing season predict an invasion of jellyfish and toxic algae. In the Maldives need to avoid encounters with electric ramp. In Israel and the UAE need to be wary of pink jellyfish on Cuba – blue, Tunisia – black. In Egypt you may suffer from jellyfish physalia, and the storm of Croatia bears the name Pelagije nocticulice and is often found near Pools and in the Limski canal.
To fight dangerous flora and fauna formed squads of rescuers. They monitor the cleanliness of the water and in the case of a threat to warn tourists about the dangers as well as clean the waters from poisonous animals and plants.
You will be confronted with this scourge during his vacation or not is unknown. In any case, the enemy must know in person. So, the risk for you can imagine jellyfish, fish, seaweed, shellfish, sea urchins and star corals. Continue reading