Monthly Archives: May 2012

Early summer in Naryan Mar

As usual I have to skip my plans. The border zone permission is not yet ready, plane tickets booked out. A lot of paperwork for the local registration to do. But the weather is changing and the sun comes out. … Continue reading

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“The day of the reindeer calf” in Naryan-Mar

There is always something to celebrate. When I arrived in Naryan-Mar, the capital of the Nenets Autonomous Region in the Russian North where I will spend the next 80 days, I was invited to join for a trip to the … Continue reading

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Start of new field-work for the ORHELIA-project

My first station on the way to my next period of field-work for the next two and a half month in the Nenets region is St. Petersburg. I enjoy a sunny afternoon at the busy Nevski Prospekt. Nothing is clear … Continue reading

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