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28.1.2023 | Nature

The animal of the year 2023 is the flying squirrel, the bird of the year is the long-tailed duck and the tree of the year is the pine

The animal of the year 2023 is the flying squirrel, the bird of the year is the long-tailed duck and the tree of the year is the pine

The flying squirrel has become one of the symbols of nature conservation in recent decades. Thanks to its reduced … Read more

13.1.2023 | Nature

Life on the famous Sibulatee is “warm-hearted, beautiful and full of friends and happy surprises”

Life on the famous Sibulatee is “warm-hearted, beautiful and full of friends and happy surprises”

On a winter day, the first sunny one in December. Light creeps through the window onto a table covered … Read more

12.1.2023 | Nature

Tomorrow, the sails of Tallinn’s year as Europe’s Green Capital will be raised at Tallinn Botanic Garden

Tomorrow, the sails of Tallinn’s year as Europe’s Green Capital will be raised at Tallinn Botanic Garden

This Friday, January 13, at 15:00, the artist Peeter Laurits will raise the sails in the Palm House of … Read more

11.1.2023 | Nature

Estonian Animal Protection Society: Do not feed swans and ducks this winter, especially with bread 

Estonian Animal Protection Society: Do not feed swans and ducks this winter, especially with bread 

In cold weather, many Estonians take bread with them to offer to swans and ducks. Although peoples hearts are … Read more

10.1.2023 | Nature

Peipsi lake ice declared safe to walk on

Peipsi lake ice declared safe to walk on

On Saturday, January 7, the Police and Border Guard Board (PPA)announced that walking on the ice on Peipsi lake … Read more

4.1.2023 | Nature

Estonian animal of the Year 2023 – Flying squirrel

Estonian animal of the Year 2023 – Flying squirrel

The endangered flying squirrel, which is a barometer for the health of many forest species has been announced as … Read more

30.12.2022 | Nature

Tallinn Zoo welcomes new Snow Leopard

Tallinn Zoo welcomes new Snow Leopard

Earlier in December, Tallinn Zoo welcomed its newest arrival, an 18-month-old female snow leopard named Makalu. It is hoped … Read more

29.12.2022 | Nature

Estonia’s national symbols also tell us something about the nature of the people

Estonia’s national symbols also tell us something about the nature of the people

National animal – Wolf The wolf has a special place in Estonian folklore. Although the wolf has been feared, … Read more