Hans Schaaning and the history of Pasvik

hans-skonningA book about Hans Schaanning, the Norwegian ornithologist who lived and worked in today’s Pasvik Reserve territory, was recently printed by the Pasvik Reserve.

The book is in Russian and English (starting from page 139), and it can be found online at oopt.aari.ru/ref/1028.

Recommended to those interested in Pasvik’s origin and its birds, as well as general history of the area.