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Maltio Nature Reserve

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[edit] Overview

North-east of Pyhatunturi National Park and close to the southern border of Lapland, this reserve has wooded hillsides, high fells, peatbogs and lakes.

[edit] Birds

[edit] Notable Species

Black-throated Diver breeds as well as several duck species and various waders including Whimbrel and Wood Sandpiper. In wooded areas there are Three-toed Woodpecker, Siberian Tit, Brambling and Redpoll.

[edit] Check-list

Birds you can see here include:

Black-throated Diver, Eurasian Wigeon, Common Teal, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Dunlin, Whimbrel, Wood Sandpiper, Three-toed Woodpecker, Tree Pipit, Common Redstart, Song Thrush, Mistle Thrush, Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher, Siberian Tit, Siberian Jay, Brambling, Northern Redpoll

[edit] Other Wildlife

Mammals found in the reserve include Elk and Reindeer, Mountain Hare and Red Squirrel.

[edit] Site Information

[edit] History and Use

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[edit] Areas of Interest

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[edit] Access and Facilities

Access to the reserve only with permission from the National Parks Office. Situated to the north-east of Savukoski, the park is reached via Martii.

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Content and images originally posted by Steve


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