Family shchukovyh


the Pike . It lives in grown, maloprotochnyh or standing reservoirs, keeps at an edge of thickets rdestov, uruti, a reed. The weight of a pike reaches 505 kg, length - 80 the Predator see. Ways of catching well-known: on zhivtsa, blesny and other artificial baits. Males ripen for 2-3 year, females for 3-4 year of a life.

Spawning occurs right after ice thawing at temperature + 6-10 degrees in the rivers - on small overgrown places, in lakes - along coast.