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Animals
Primrose in Slovenia
In inner Carniola, nowadays known as the Notranjska region in Slovenia, it is still winter. Closer to the coast, however, spring advances. There, Snowdrops and Crocuses are already at the end of flowering. Time to go back and see what happens next, and to briefly escape winter at the same time. So, here is a...
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Iberolacerta horvathi, Horvaths' Rock Lizard
I have always been interested in animals which others tend to overlook. Brown, small, and hard to find: I love them. This is a true story about a lizard which is indeed brown, small and hard to find, and how I found not just one, but an entire undiscovered population of them. Well, that still...
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Slovenian bear
Tourists have a high probability to see a brown bear from designated hides, to which bears are attracted by food. But, does this help to protect bears or not?
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Poplar Admiral butterfly blog post
While we got into our van, I noticed a big, dark butterfly sailing from the treetops towards the forest edge. This became the highlight of our Butterfly Tour!
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Slovenia is a small country, so you are always near one border or another. Mostly, you can just drive through, but one day …
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Some people feel good when they are exercising, some others while they play music. For me, it has much to do with being curious about some animal or plant. Like this time, when I was curious about little fish called mudminnows.
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