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2017 most beautiful stamp in the world

Submitted by Looduskalender EN on Mon, 18.12.2017 - 12:28

 

Issued by  Eesti Post

 

Estonian text posted 16.12.2017

WOPA, the World Online Philatelic Agency, elected the lynx stamp designed by Indrek Ilves as the most beautiful stamp in the world in 2017. Congratulations!

 

Animal of the Year – 2018

Information to readers - the lynx is the coat of arms animal of the Tallinn Zoo and carries the title of the next Animal of the Year.

Aasta loom – 2018

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VIDEO: Before the capercaillie year arrives - about grouse in winter

Submitted by Looduskalender EN on Mon, 18.12.2017 - 12:22

Video Ahto Täpsi

Photo Arne Ader

Translation Liis

Estonian text posted 15.12.2017 

Grouse cock nibbling at birch buds

Grouse; Black grouse     Teder       Tetrao tetrix

If you notice large splendid birds in winter on birches at forest verges then you have met grouses. If however  similar but a little larger birds are busy in pine stands then instead capercaillies.