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The most common tree in Estonia.

What is pine (Pinus sylvestris)?

100

This year is considered as the start of Estonian national protection of the environment/nature.

What is 1910? 

100

The bird who lays eggs into other birds nests.

What is the cuckoo?

100

The only conifer tree which is protected by law in Estonia.

What is the jew tree (jugapuu, Taxus baccata)?

100

The largest mammal in the world.

What is the blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus)?

200

The grain, which is the most common and cheapest to grow in America.

What is corn?

200

This protected frog has distinctive smell of garlic and the only frog with vertical pupils.

What is (mudakonn, Pelobates fuscus)?

200

One of the most colourful and rare bird whom you might find during the winter by the river in Estonia.

What is kingfisher?

200

This tree is considered as still in the state of evolution and at least 20 species of this tree is found in Estonia.

What is willow-tree (perekond paju, Salix)?

200

The largest estonian mammal.

What is the elk.

300

The most commonly produced food commodity in the world.

What is sugarcane?

300

The common name in Estonian for this plant is The violin of the Night.

Which is lesser butterfly orchid (ööviiul ehk kahelehine käokeel, Platanthera bifolia)

300

This bird makes sound similar to blowing into empty bottle. Our anchestors called the bird even swamp devil.

What is the Eurasian bittern (hüüp, Botaurus stellaris)?

300

Both brown bear and elk love to snack with this broadleaf tree.

What is the common aspen (haab, populus tremula)

300

The smallest mammal in the world.

What is the bumblebee bat(Craseonycteris thonglongyai)?

400

The most common national flower.

What is rose.

400

The frog that has been considered as extinct most recently in Estonia.

What is European Green Toad (Bufo viridis)?

400

The black bird with red peak and legs, very rare and strictly protected in Estonia. The white relative of this bird is believed to bring children in folklore.

What is the black storch (must-toonekurg, Ciconia nigra)?

400

The tree of the year 2018 of Estonia.

What is blackthorn (laukapuu, prunus spinosa).

400

The mammal without wings that flies from one tree to another. Also symbol of ELF (Eestimaa Looduse Fond).

What is Siberian flying squirrel (Pteromys volans)?

500

The most common fish in Estonia, also our national fish.

What is Baltic herring (räim).

500

The latest national park in Estonia.

What is Alutaguse.

500

Which bird is the anchestor of our hero Kalevipoeg?

What is black grouse (teder, Tetrao tetrix)?

500

The tallest tree in Estonia.

The fir tree of Ootsipalu. Height 48,8 m. Next tallest is the pine of Ootsipalu 46, 6 m.

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The medieval latin name for this Baltic sea mammal species was porcopiscus - the pig fish.

What is harbour porpoise ( harilik pringel, Phocoena phocoena)?

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