Amphibious Trilogies

Pond 2. Video #5

This post contains three items.

1. Fieldwork documentation

Pond 2, Sfânta Elena and Banat, Romania, 3 Jun 2017
Brynjar Åbel Bandlien, Amanda Steggell, Hans-Jørgen Wallin Weihe
Amphibian safari, Ostrovul Moldova Veche, Romania.

2. Methodological approach: pond wallowing

  • Crouch down on the edge of the water, look and listen.
  • Documentation, handheld Iphone.

Location data

Ostrovul Moldova Veche is an island and is located in Caraş-Severin, Romania. It lies on the River Danube between Romania and Serbia. It is a nature reserve of more than 1600 hectares with a unique biodiversity that includes a colony of over 80 wild horses, several lakes, ponds and small beaches. The estimate terrain elevation above seal level is 65 metres.

Area: 160 km2
Area code: 327161
Administrative region: Coronini

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