Text written and illustrations selected by Tiit Hunt, www.rmk.ee
Estonian text posted 20.08.2019
The weighty fish contingent has not started their journey yet: they might reach the
At present it is still a period when mostly smaller creatures come in camera view excepting the impressive Prussian carp (Carassius gibelio) that swam peacefully past and a
In daytime almost constantly perches (Perca fluviatilis) and sticklebacks pass the camera and when darkness arrives the bustle becomes livelier. More perches arrive, roaches (Rutilus rutilus) and flocks of bleaks (Alburnus alburnus) join in, and quite often it is possible to see small salmon and sea trout fry hatched in last and the present spring.