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Kevo Nature Reserve
This reserve is situated in Finnish Lapland and contains the great Kevojoki Canyon as well as pine woodlands along the banks of the Kevo River and large areas of birch scrub.
 Notable Species
Birds you can see here include:
Greater Scaup, Common Scoter, Rock Ptarmigan, Eurasian Golden Plover, Temminck's Stint, Dunlin, Broad-billed Sandpiper, Ruff, Bar-tailed Godwit, Whimbrel, Spotted Redshank, Common Redshank, Common Greenshank, Wood Sandpiper, Red-necked Phalarope, Long-tailed Skua, Meadow Pipit, Red-throated Pipit, Bohemian Waxwing, Bluethroat, Redwing, Arctic Warbler, Siberian Tit, Great Grey Shrike, Brambling, Northern Redpoll, Arctic Redpoll, Pine Grosbeak, Lapland Bunting, Snow Bunting
 Other Wildlife
 Site Information
 History and Use
 Areas of Interest
 Access and Facilities
Access only with permission from the Office of National Parks but there are hiking trails and the reserve is popular with visitors.
The reserve is 18km south of Utsjoki or by track 11km east of Karigasniemi which is on Route 4, 100km beyond Inari and has hotel, hostel and cabin accommodation.
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Content and images originally posted by Steve