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PHOTOS
OF
SCENERY AND NATURE
OF

estonia


What's to be seen and experienced
during Focus On Nature Tours
in that country


All of the photographs that follow courtesy of our partner,
Estonian Wildlife Tours -
- all rights reserved.


An Estonian Coastline with some Mute Swans
where they have not be introduced.

 

Links:

A Complete List of European Birds & a Photo Gallery, in 2 parts:
Part #1: Grouse to Puffin
     Part #2: Sandgrouse to Buntings 

Mammals of Europe     Butterflies & Moths of Europe

Upcoming FONT Birding & Nature Tours in Europe, including Estonia

FONT Past Tour Highlights 

Directory of Photos in this Website





The butterfly Polyommatus amandus,
the Amanda's Blue 

  

 

From the air, the blue lakes in the region of Alam-Pedja 



An edge of an Estonian forest with a Wolf in View




A bog




Twilight where the Great Snipe displays
and where the Eurasian Nightjar can be heard.
 

 



The Moorland Clouded Yellow,
with its border and antennae
that are pink.

 




 The carnivorous, insect-eating plant,
the Common, or Round-leaved Sundew,
Drosera rotundifolia.
It is found in bogs, marshes, and fens.

  
 



The Wild Strawberry,
Fragaria vesca.
It is edible and tasty. 


 



 Dactylorhiza incarnata,
the Early Marsh Orchid




A Lady's-Slipper Orchid,
Cypripedium calceolus.
This plant is an indicator of a good natural habitat.
Estonia has a good population of this plant.
In many other European countries, it does not exist.
  



The Saaremaa Yellow Rattle,
Rhinanthus osiliensis,
a flowering plant in the Broomrape Family,
Orobanchaceae,
endemic to Estonia,
and actually only on Saaremaa Island.




A field of yellow flowers
 

Another field, but blue


In this field, Old World Swallowtails



A Brown Bear
 
 




Cranes
,
birds that go back in time a long way 
 


But going back even further,
a meteor created a crater
at Kaali 



One of the nice butterflies in Estonia<
the Scarce Fritillary 
 



Another, the Marsh Fritillary

 


In the following photos, 
places where, during our tour in Estonia,
we'll stay or visit



The Dagen House,
a hotel in a nice setting

 

Tallinn, a medieval old Estonian town


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