|International Waterfowl Count|
|My salvation for few moments from deep snow.|
|It must be pleasant here in summer.|
There were 13 dippers on my list this year, which is a record. Most likely I missed some of them because I had to watch my step and also snow on the trees prevented me to see the opposite river bank well. For the first time I was able to spot the kingfisher there and I found out that trudging through knee deep snow was not so tiring after all. I needed four hours for my
|Knee deep snow - you can imagine that it lasted me long to walk just this far.|
|Green and cold.|
|The scariest part of my path. I ran until the end of it. The train came only a minute after.|
section which is about 3,5 km long. Going back to the car by plowed country road, which lasted less than an hour, was like a pleasant afternoon walk.
Day two was as always a bit boring. Well, actually it is far from boring if sun shines. This year I caught cold just a day after the count...