Issue devoted to various aspects of life in the Saratov, Astrakhan oblasts and the Kalmyk ASSR.
The owner's account.
Steppe landscape in Kalmykia.
A crawling snake.
View of the steppe reservoir.
Blooming apple trees.
Women water apple seedlings.
Children on the swing.
Shepherd I. M. Budaichiev works in the garden.
panorama of the apple orchard.
The face of Budaichiev.
Budaichiev builds a boat.
Budaichiev's grandchildren in the courtyard of the house.
View of the shore of the reservoir.
Budaichiev caulks the boat.
Sheep graze on the shore of the lake.
Budaichiev with a lamb in his arms.
Budaichiev examines the herd at the shepherd point.
Budaichiev sits at the table in the garden with his grandson on his lap.
Budaichiev and his family members at a table in the garden.
Budaichiev and his family members plant apple trees.
Budaichiev digs up the ground.
Harvesting alfalfa at the state farm named after him.
Radishchev, Novouzensky district, Saratov region.
View of the central farmstead of the state farm.
Daily life of state farm workers.
A woman milks cows.
Combine harvesters for harvesting alfalfa.
Director of the state farm A. I. Nechaev talks about the criteria for hiring in the state farm (synchronously).
Machine operators in the field repair equipment.
Installation of pipes for the irrigated area.
Adjustment of irrigation equipment collected from the spare parts reserve.
The face of the meliorator Belikov.
Belikov goes along the water pipe, checks its integrity.
Installation of a sprinkler system.
Start - up and operation of the sprinkler system.
Belikov sits on the pipes, the face of Belikov.
View of an irrigation pond.
View of the field with a sprinkler system, harvesters at harvest.
Types of river channels and backwaters in the Astrakhan Nature Reserve.
Scientist-ornithologist Gavrilov on board the boat.
Gavrilov observes the life of waterfowl, conducts research on the ground.
Birds in their nests.
Gavrilov makes his way through the reeds.
Gavrilov photographs birds.
Fish splashing in shallow water.
Gavrilov climbs a tree.
Swans fly over the water.
Gavrilov at the boat.
River landscapes at sunset.
Gavrilov talks about the topic of his research (synchronously).
A young naturalist holds a baby bird in his hands.
Duck brood on the beach.
Gavrilov and his assistants ring the young birds.
Gavrilov photographs a bird hatching eggs.
Young birds in the pen before ringing.
Young naturalists walk along the shore.
Gavrilov makes notes in a notebook, sitting on the shore.
Birds on the shore.
Locations: Republic of Kalmykia  Saratov region  Astrakhan region 
Seasons: Summer