Fifth Season starts

The water level in the rivers of Soomaa national park began to skyrocket since yesterday.  According to Riisa hydrometric station the water of Halliste river rises 2 centimetres every hour, wich makes half meter per day. Local people prepare their boats and canoes for the Fifth Season. Follow the Fifth Season Web-camera at Raudna river Read More …

Ramsar Web-Site about Soomaa and Estonia

Ramsar website writes about an international conference on “Mires and Wilderness”  organised on 18-20 April 2011 by the Estonian Fund for Nature (ELF). On the next day after conference the participants visited Soomaa Ramsar Site. During the annual spring floods, the so-called “fifth season”, they visited the flooded river plains and forests in canoes. Canoe Read More …