24 Photos - Jun 18, 2013
Photo: Georgy translates a Russian book from the 90s, giving us new clues about where the contact zones might bePhoto: An Acrocephalus warbler does his thingPhoto: Barn swallow enemy number 1: House Sparrow, with a morselPhoto: The driving begins, searching for barn swallows around KrasnoyarskPhoto: Georgy goes to ask the owners if we can study at their farm; this becomes our best site in Krasnoyarsk (Pig Farm)Photo: Namesakes of our site "Pig Farm"Photo: Liz and Yulia, at the ready with the netPhoto: Liz removes a bird from a net at pig farmPhoto: Liz and I enjoy a beer while our hosts Georgy and Yulia prepare dinnerPhoto: Liz and Georgy take samples under a new supervisor's watchful eyePhoto: Liz acquires some new helpPhoto: My favorite local beer in KrasnoyarskPhoto: Our hosts and future travelers across half of Russia: Georgy and YuliaPhoto: Georgy and Yulias' cat, Feelye and the owl he is named forPhoto: Georgy puts some finishing touches on homemade creme brulee. Yes, we get the royal treatment before weeks of car camping!Photo: Wildflowers near Georgy'sPhoto: Wildflowers near Georgy'sPhoto: Wildflowers near Georgy'sPhoto: Wildflowers near Georgy'sPhoto: Wildflowers near Georgy'sPhoto: Russian Feng ShuiPhoto: Leaving KrasnoyarskPhoto: Organizing gear in Georgy and Yulia's apartmentPhoto: Woohoo! We're done grocery shopping and can get on the road!