I decided to change the blog layout to something a bit simpler. At the same time, I removed the old posts that were mostly just notifications of vacations and other absences. The new header photo is a view from a bird tower to the Paukaneva bog, taken early this morning (around 7 AM). I have a habit of going out very early in the morning during the summer months as the air is clean and fresh after the night and temperature bearable (+21°C this morning at 5 AM).
Early in the morning is also the best time to see wild animals as they’re most active in the morning. Here is a little video from last week, recorded early in the morning by the bank of the old river bed just outside the town.