tv [untitled] October 31, 2011 7:31pm-8:01pm EDT
and from the directors' box to the witness box chelsea football club owner roman are bottom of it is in court as his former friend. sues him for allegedly muscling him out of a multibillion dollar russian oil company which strongly denies the claims of testifying that he owes nothing in either along or on or to bet as i speak if the case goes against him he could see the five and a half a billion dollars shaved off his fortune. coming your way next visit a remote set of russian islands where a population of just seven people live cheek by jowl with two hundred bears documentary the shant are islands braving the storm is right now. rushes for east the northeast york is sailing to the most remote part of the sea of a hoax. if the news the volunteers are intrigued by the remote places will meet
with. the nike yacht leaves behind busy sea lanes to set sail for the most uninhabited stretch of water. for yachtsmen in this part of the journey is very dangerous there for me and also. the nike's captain is accompanied by six tourists . the aim is to reach the shan top islands and find the all chappelli goes the biggest colombe of seals isn't it lonely out here when the only one family and. the travelers on board hope to get to the orleans by the of the noon of the following day but a few hours later the weather turns for the worse. great clouds in a cold piercing wind portend a storm moved in two hundred kilometers a left to reach the shanta arlen's there's no way to floyd from the weather if the
vessel is cool top in a bad storm anything could happen it could capsize the waves might toss it on to a sandbank if it's close to the shore. i've heard of course this is a dangerous area for her men are greater risk a year or more for anyone trying to get through this two hundred kilometer stretch will have to cover it in one go the newborn or floor of course if you haven't gone too far away from the shore you can turn around and go back. in any case it depends on where the bad weather gets you it's up to the captain to make a decision. the york has a month's supply of fresh water and fuel on board however every. trip across the sea of a cult is full of danger ships crush it every year in two thousand and four a yacht called disappeared near the shores of the shanty towns with three crewmembers on board before it's always unpredictable here if you're not prepared
things could turn to the worst it. is fifty five years old and he is a professional sailing teacher the first visit to the shanta owens when he was very young building a yacht was his hobby now he uses it to take tourists to the shanteau limbs. makes a stopover on to call of oil and named in honor of the famed soviet pilot on the island is russia's only center that specializes in capturing white whales the travelers decide to wait here until the storm has passed. everybody there is very difficult it's great that you arrived safe if you must search akala welcome to and if you love the thought that the next a captain is an incredibly brave man oh it's hilarious.
the head of the facility first came to this island with his parents when he was a young boy after completing his military service he returned here and spent many years working as a fisherman now he is in charge of a team catching white whales so for scientific purposes of there's a sense of dolphinariums in russia and the parole board. if they spend most of the time underwater they can hold their breath for twenty minutes they just go in the water and stay there until you lose track of them before the number of males and females we catch depends on the customer we don't take big ones because their capacity for adapting to new environments is not good. at present there are some twenty white whales in the facility they take about a month to be tamed during that time they are expected to get accustomed to the trainers and allow people to hand feed them each instructor trains
a small group he feeds the mammals and observes that behavior if a white whale refuses to eat for a long time it is released back into the sea. which to me is the most difficult process but once the animals undergo we had a taste in a new place training is easy each animal has a distinct character some are bold others are timid each one requires an individual approach but. since the white whales have not yet become accustomed few mins they are very apprehensive of them they don't show up on the surface but eventually one of them agrees to be fed fish from a human hand. hold it by the gills and be quiet for a moment it should come up to you to teach you that it is a mile that will instantly. something's coming yeah that's him down there.
and you thinking wow look at that. don't they look great you know martin and this too hungry i'm speechless they wonderful. men become stronger the travelers decide to hurry on and reach the shores of the shanty looms before the storm hits the back of the box the charity feel that you know if this is how the c. of a cause greets everyone. always you know when you. people in the sailing. with the weather strong winds whip up waves up to three meters high the york could capsize at any moment to see if a halt is the cool to see in the far east if someone falls overboard they could
well die of exposure. with one hundred kilometers to cross until the shuttle islands there's not a single bait hoit from the store. as luck would have it to know he has not yet moved far away from their previous stop on the i caught off guard and the seafarers spend several days in the twenty fishing village on a small spit of land. stuff only we have been waiting for the storm to subside for almost three days since the thirty meters a second wind almost knocks you off your feet local fishermen have given a shelter and there's an elderly aunt isn't buying into nearby vessels or about the situation is better than being on the high seas right now it's. the fierce
storm is a remnant of a powerful typhoon that originated in china thousands of kilometers away even if the weather gets better it will take the forty sees several days to calm down completely. this is the second day we've been sitting around waiting for the sun to shine before the bombings broken down today was first catch of bullhead fish food is running out. if this is exactly their magic genii were after when we set out. five days later when the weather improves the seafarers decide to resume that journey. says on call scap said.
this to more than two hundred kilometers to the shanta islands the captain is charles to the coolest fall from the coast any closer would risk the old running aground the crew keeps on track with the help of a g.p.s. navigator and a mariner's compass. it isn't so bad now you remember if the waves are just one metre high or three time to head for the shantanu islands. we have resolved to move on because of stable atmospheric pressure in the last twenty four hours we are fine full to the shore for the shelter it has given us now we are an open sea she offers you a bit of. a curious port of killer whales is attracted to the small boat this part of the sea of what's called is rich with salmon in the summer they spawn in the rivers of the shutoff islands providing plenty of food for the killer whales.
but you know the law it's the size of all boat. it's underneath oh look it's coming up our real. killer whales the most colorful is belonging to the dolphin family they come to new groups that have an intricate social structure when chasing so it will prey they can swim as fast as fifty five kilometers an hour they're not afraid of people although they rarely attack them. geragos dairy cows. it's a male superpower. fuku.
molly shannon toyland greets sailors with its rocky shores the shanta islands were discovered by russian explorers in the middle of the seventeenth century in the language of the indigenous nif people shantelle means island. the participants in the expedition decide to cut the route short to get to that destination as soon as possible they head towards the opacity straight during high tide the water around the shantelle islands rises by several metres low tide rushes a gigantic mess of water back to the sea of a halts the currents in the straits between the islands a stronger than anywhere in the world the slow moving yacht runs the risk of being thrown back to shore because of the powerful currents underneath the counter flows create a swirling vortex as a result the boat looks as though it's sitting on boiling water. there are massive
currents here storms give rise to big chaotic always making it difficult for small vessels to seal through the sailing here is a dangerous side from that there are rocks in the middle of a strait if you ignore them you're in for a good deal of trouble. for the first call. centuries ago the shanteau harlan's were part of the mainland but later the advancing sea separated them from it the archipelago occupies an area some two and a whole thousand square kilometers roughly the same size as luxembourg anyone wishing to see the many natural wonders will take several months to see them. wealthy british scientists scientists sometimes by.
the treaty is the safety. of the crew called set up camp by the beach it is below the driftwood that washed ashore and the shoreline is too narrow to set up the tents the. oldies frequent storms drive driftwood from the shore the driftwood ends up here. but it has been a long journey this place is not suitable for stop. sorts of things. the captain decides to journey on woods even though the sun is setting he wants to
get to a separate bay by the bolshoi river for an overnight stay in the the waves no wind can reach it. the toy changes twice a day around the show. the difference in water level can be as much as eight metres during the noise the water receded and the yacht ended up stuck. the captain seizes the opportunity to check his yacht for any damage and most of us spoke of it well while the captain most asleep on the job the tide turned around and left is here with a few days now that it's home and grounds we can't possibly get to. we'll have to wait twenty five hours before the next high tide and then we'll continue our journey and.
the only ones are inhabited by a great many animals but the beds pose the biggest threat to humans that's why wakes petitions come in here make a point of camping out in an open territory that can be easily monitored. twenty five twenty five project or three six hundred eighteen. the weather station is the only place on the shanta islands where people live all year round it's situated in the middle of bolshoi shantelle. the station's message of vladimir boyd monitors the weather reports data to the mainland morse code is the most reliable way of transmitting information over long distances. the best to you. the weather conditions on the shanta islands are quite
challenging summer is short and in the winter the island's a cut off from the rest of the world by severe storms. when far away from civilization your self preservation instantly kicks in if. you have to tread carefully to avoid slipping spraining your ankle. using an eye for an axe you need to be careful you must always remember that this place is far removed from civilization. there is an emergency hope won't be coming for quite some time. foodstuffs and fuel delivered to the weather station twice a year locals take good care of themselves they grow vegetables on a small plot of land and they also bake bread people here can only prepare a few items at a time in a preheat oven to three tins of baked for forty minutes. when
you are out of your captain is always welcome here. he brings food and news from the mainland and the meeting is celebrated with a traditional tea party and the guest is treated to a local delight of bread with cloud as sandwiches with red caviar. this delicacy is considered an every day food here on the islands which are rich with salmon. anatoly devant uke is the island's oldest resident he has many stories about severe storms and unexpected meetings with baz. coming here in one thousand nine hundred he was the weather station chief for several years when he quit the job he decided to stay here for good. since then he's been making a living by hunting and fishing he has been to nearly every remote part of the.
close to the weather station of the remains of a steam engine it was brought here by whalers in the early nineteenth century. and they were whalers from north america where this is where a large amount of fats were rendered. grindr was used to mince meat. they were lots of whales but there was no electricity. old machines the powers of prevention the meat grinders world driven by bel air two belts were used. if not in. anatoly dover duke is sixty two years old when he sets out for the forest he always takes his trusty rifle with him to ward off any bad as. if you carry
a rifle with you you won't come across anybody for months with him but the moment you don't a bear is bound to appear that's why you need this or not with cuba aboard. the bears on shantel island or a big threat but they tend to come off the anatoly food supplies rather than the hunter himself. and i mean a bear in my case it was a barge of about oh no i had made sure she couldn't get inside the store house as well really so she sent her cub there i mean the cubs threw out what i could find in the storehouse and when the two men outside they had a big feast. as a phantom of the shuttle islands there were a total of two hundred living here the trails nearly always leads to the miles of small rivers where fish boom it is that an encounter with a bear is most likely shantel bears are inquisitive but not aggressive. yeah he's the boss and he's behaving like wonderfully.
well i mean does tapes amount as if he were working on flat ground which is he looks like a clumsy animal but he would catch up with you in no time. even if you a scared out of your wits you'd still be as fast as he came into i mean if. they're not interested him anymore. the best has retreated to the forest the key. the year old to allow the travelers to go ashore and cook dinner. my mom has some fish leave it for and just how do they like it right oh boy let's go could be spied for him you can do thanks jason the fish. a small river flows into the sea of a halt the storm has turned into a lake by blocking it with a mass of riverside pebbles a large school of salmon approaches the shore as the fish try to head off
a spawning but it is impossible to catch any during the spawning season salmon stop eating and ignore the bait the travel is only happy to finally land some freshwater fish. best seem to be only too willing to get caught i can't help but on the lawn. there are families she had and when i did those. there were dozens of fresh water and salt water fish to be found in the shallow. among the hunchback simon flat fish and trout. in the morning do you know i keep it through its main destination the clue to cheap oil and. put it what if. we are approaching new teaching island it's in a northeastern straight line and we can't see anything because of the fog. so we
have to rely on navigational aids if we are lucky enough we might see a colony of seals you know. with the hope of the g.p.s. the york makes its way through thick fog and drops bank up by the are looking to. come on the waiting for the signal. to. drop and they say i'm going to say when go ahead sir. all in this home to numerous rookeries here seagulls cormorants and other birds make the nests. but the most interesting attraction of the island is the vast colony of seals the travellers a lucky to take a picture of them. when the animals sunbathing on the beach they are reluctant to
go on the water during low tide this is the best trying to get close to them. but i did this just on this call when we were still on board we noticed somebody thing seals were going see try to get close and touch them. several species of seem a million habit shantelle islands the ring seal is one of the most common they feed on mollusks and ground fish for a long time seals were the target of hunters but now the practice is bad and. the seals do notice the people and most of the rushing to the water but they don't head out too far hundreds of inquisitive always pop up all over the place the animals are puzzled rather than scared humans are a very rare sight here. ah. seals can be very
aggressive they can even bite that's why the tourists treat these creatures with cat. just look at this little tail and flee. troll seals move slowly but they are excellent swimmers they can dive down to a depth of five hundred metres and so to food. the nikkei has covered almost seven hundred kilometers it's still just a couple one third of that distance again to come full circle but then the return journey always seems easy.
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