Category Archives: Nature

Leaota’s Rivers in November

Even if the weather is cold in November, the rivers of Leaota are full of life. Vertebrates and invertebrates find in these clean waters good conditions to thrive. On the river sides, alder seedlings try to become forest and the rotten trees become shelter for plants and animals. The European bullhead (Cottus gobio) and troutRead more

First Snow on Leaota

In early October, a thin layer of first snow covered the alpine meadows and heaths. Consequently, our team of researchers ended the vegetation monitoring activities. Even though winter is close in the high altitudes, but Wildland’s forest in the lower altitudes are still covered by autumn colours. The mushrooms are now thriving on the oldRead more