On safari to see rare Finnish lake seals - Permanent Mission of Finland, Geneva : Current Affairs
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On safari to see rare Finnish lake seals
Photo: Juha Taskinen
Back from the brink: The unique Saimaa ringed seal appears to be making a comeback although danger persists in the form of thoughtlessly placed fishing nets and global warming.
Finland’s largest lake, Saimaa, is home to the world’s rarest seal. Our reporter embarks on a seal safari to catch a glimpse of an animal that seems to be returning from the brink of extinction.
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