The Magic of Bog Coun­try

They are rem­nants from the Ice Age. Their bi­o­log­i­cal di­ver­sity fas­ci­nates us as much as their se­crets de­light us. But among the car­pets of moss there is much more…

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There’s more than meets the eye amid the car­pets of moss

Mys­ti­cal rit­u­als

Year af­ter year the same spec­ta­cle takes place in the wet­lands of cen­tral Swe­den: At dawn they be­come an arena for courtship dis­plays where black grouses bat­tle in show fights to win the fa­vor of fe­males.

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