Residents of the village of Polyarnoye, the descendants of Russian explorers of the 17th century, talk about their lives in the local dialect and Russian. Panorama of the tundra, the Indigirka river. Type of villages, buildings. Local residents are engaged in fishing, hunting, fish processing, animal skins and other household chores. Hunters K.A. Kiselev, M. Rozhin, I. Varyagin talk about the fur trade in Yakutia (sinhr.). Fauna and flora of the tundra.