16.04.2009 - 08:27
Mating season - territories established
Eiders perform their courtship behaviour and "uhua" songs at the shoreline, moving a bit further out when an arctic fox passes by. Seals are curiously checking on those arctic foxes walking by and enjoying the early morning walk along the coastline.
Migrating birds are arriving, even though the Westfjords are still covered with snow, ptarmigans are sneaking around in the hills, still wearing their white winter uniform. Seabirds have moved nearer to bird cliffs but still remain at sea.
Looks like the nature is carefully waking up from the white cold winter and the struggle of raising their offspring in the short summer is the main project of the coming months.
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ATH. IP talan žķn er og er skrįš meš athugasemdinni.