How to breed sturgeon in Astrakhan
• How to breed sturgeon in Astrakhan
Center "BIOS" - a division of the Caspian Research Institute of Fisheries, the farm, which bred sturgeon. In the center is a production complex: incubators, basin plant with the installation of closed water supply, pond shop, shop for the production of live food, scientific and experimental complex on the molecular genetic studies and much more.
At the "BIOS" is the state order for the production and release of sturgeon in the sea. To do this, even developed its own technology, which increases the survival rate of fish 30 times, compared with the standard procedure. Since 2008 the center has been released about 2 million young sturgeon and Russian sturgeon ...
The complex is located in the village of Ikryanoe Astrakhan region:
The visitors met a stand dedicated to the arrival of Vladimir Putin in the complex. Let me remind you that during the visit the president kissed sturgeon:
Berth with which release sturgeon into the sea:
In these "baths" especially delivered from the complex to the high water:
are sold, as a rule, large fish, weighing up to 200 grams. Such sturgeon acclimatized in 30 percent of cases, in contrast to the fry survival rate which varies from one hundred percent:
Sturgeon of "bath" get nets and then placed in a special reservoir connected with the ship on the water. On that trip I was with my son and we released a few fishes. Now, perhaps, on the Caspian float our sturgeons:
The ship is called the "slot" - a boat with a large displacement and "leaky" center section. Sturgeons are there in a natural aquarium and delivered to the place of "the issue" in the sea:
And it - yourself "BIOS", the shop where sturgeon are bred. "Spa" stand in rows on the age and breed. In the center of pure bred 7 species (beluga, Russian and Siberian sturgeon, sturgeon, sturgeon, thorn, paddlefish) and 4 hybrids for research purposes:
At present, the center is the largest sturgeon hatcheries in the country. Russian and foreign sector become fertilized eggs for further breeding:
In the "BIOS" is a separate department for the supply of the whole complex. Sturgeon are very demanding for water quality, so it passes a constant purification:
"BIOS" also develops special feed for sturgeon supply:
paddlefish - sturgeon species, imported to us from America. In recent years become a popular aquarium views:
And this is the pond broodstock - large adult sturgeon caviar that supply the entire center. Fumarate shows diameter single fish.
In addition, in the center there is a thematic museum, and on the production is regularly invited to school trips:
However, the picture is still bleak out. It turns out, the state pays a lot of money in order to replenish the stock of sturgeon poachers and transfer of funds, work and work of scholars in their own benefit ...