Pincushion moss Harilik valvik Leucobryum glaucum
The pincushion moss is on the list of endangered species in the Estonian Red Book, incidentally it is the only Leucobryum species growing in Estonia. On the list for next year’s mosses the moss friends had nine different candidates:
Information from Estonian Mycological Society
Photos Andres Saag
Estonian text posted 13.12.2019
Star reindeer lichen Alpi põdrasamblik Cladonia stellaris
In the video from Russia we see a young beavert, few months old, that people rescued from death and that now lives in the care of a woman. It is interesting to listen to the sound of the young beaver – very similar to a human baby. And it is interesting to note how similar the movements of the beaver are to those of human babies .
Posted by the Animal of the Year Team.
Estonian text 14.12.2019