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Old 05-15-2018, 09:41 AM
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Press release from the court

HRH The Crown Princess hikes in Bohuslän
The Crown Princess's tenth hike through Sweden's provinces takes place on Thursday 24 May in Bohuslän.
The hiking, just over 5 km on Nordkoster, begins with beach cleaning in Basteviken together with school students. Thereafter the hiking goes through Nordkoster's varied nature. The day ends at Sydkoster and Naturum Kosterhavet.
During the morning before the Nordkoster hike, the Crown Princess participates in a seminar on the theme "Ett hav av plast – hur illa är det och hur räddar vi haven från att kvävas av plastavfall?" ("A sea of ​​plastic - how bad is it and how do we save the seas from being stuck with plastic waste?") The seminar takes place at Tjärnö and is organized by Formas, SEI and WWF with Tjärnö Marine Biological Research Station at Gothenburg University.
H.K.H. Kronprinsessan vandrar i Bohuslän - Sveriges Kungahus
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Old 05-22-2018, 11:15 AM
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HRH The Crown Princess hikes in Småland
The 11th of the Crown Princess's hikes through Sweden's provinces takes place on Friday 25th May in Småland.
The Crown Princess's eleventh province hike begins in Ulvö by Lake Åsnen, then goes along the embankment to Trollberget and then to Hulevik's harbour. From Hulevik Harbour, the hike continues by a boat on Lake Åsnen to Hunshult Nature Reserve. Through Hunshult's Nature Reserve, the hike then goes to Sunnabron where the opening of Åsnen National Park takes place.
During the hike, the Crown Princess experiences the unique bird life around Lake Åsnen, meets Troll mother and young trolls in Trollberget, walks through noble leafy tree forest and orchards meadows. In Sunnabron and Bjurkärr, the Crown Princess receives a close to nature meeting with the bogs and mosses and lichens of the beech forest.
H.K.H. Kronprinsessan vandrar H.K.H. Kronprinsessan vandrar i Småland - Sveriges Kungahus
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Old 05-22-2018, 11:41 PM
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Program on Victoria's hike in Bohuslän tomorrow, from the website of the County Administrative Board of Västra Götaland.

For a long time, the Crown Princess has also wanted to pay attention to the amount of plastics and garbage on the Swedish Bohus Coast, so that more people will realize the problem and do something about it. The public is welcomed to participate in the 5 km long hiking on Nordkoster.
- We are looking forward to showing the Crown Princess the beautiful Koster and our Marine National Park Kosterhavet. The contrast between the environmental problems with marine litter and the important natural values we protect will be extra clear in connection with the element of beach cleaning, says governor Anders Danielsson.

10.30-12.00 Seminar ”Ett hav av plast – hur illa är det och hur räddar vi haven från att kvävas av plastavfall?” ("A sea of ​​plastic - how bad is it and how do we save the seas from being suffocated with plastic waste?"), Sven Lovén Centre for Marine Infrastructure, Tjärnö
Boat from the northern port of Strömstad to the Västra Bryggan on Nordkoster.
13.15-14.55 Hiking on Nordkoster
The hiking goes from Västra bryggan to Basteviken and then via Klapperstensvallar, Hasselvikarna, Familjeviken to Vettnet on the east side of Nordkoster.
Beach cleaning in Basteviken together with 25 students from grade 3 at Bojarskolan School, Strömstad.
15.00 Boat trip from Vettnet to Ekenäs on Sydkoster
15.15 Gathering outside and in Naturum Kosterhavet on Sydkoster
25 students from grade 6 at Bojarskolan School, Strömstad, perform a selection from the special written Musical about garbage (about 10 min.). Visit in Naturum's exhibition.
Kronprinsessan vandrar i Bohuslän - Länsstyrelsen i Västra Götalands län
http://www.lansstyrelsen.se/VastraGo...an-program.pdf
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Old 05-24-2018, 05:28 AM
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Victoria arrived to her hike in Bohuslän. She starts the day at a seminar about the seas and the plastic waste and how people can save the seas from it.
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Arriving to Tjärnö
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Attending at the seminar ”Ett hav av plast – hur illa är det och hur räddar vi haven från att kvävas av plastavfall?” ("A sea of ​​plastic - how bad is it and how do we save the seas from being suffocated with plastic waste?") in Sven Lovén Centre for Marine Infrastructure.
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Victoria made a Thank you speech in the end of the seminar
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Victoria's speech, she said among other things:
You know how children are, they never want to stop swimming. But when Estelle finally got out of the water, I realized she was very sandy. I started brushing her the sand, as you do. But it was difficult. It remained. And then it struck me: "Wait now, this is a rocky beach. Where does this sand come from? "
So I started looking closer, and then I saw that these grains were not brown and gray like sand usually was. But they were blue, yellow and red. There were microplasts!
I have the privilege of being ambassador to the UN's global goals. In that role, I have chosen to focus especially on marine and water issues. So it is clear that I knew that plastic in the garden is a giant problem. Nevertheless, this discovery on the beach became an eye opener for me. It became so apparent.
H.K.H. Kronprinsessans tackord vid seminariet ”Ett hav av plast”, Sven Lovén Centrum för marin infrastruktur, Tjärnö, torsdagen den 24 maj 2018 - Sveriges Kungahus
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With the children
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Old 05-24-2018, 11:04 AM
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Beach cleaning in Basteviken together with 25 students from grade 3 at Bojarskolan School
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Hiking on Nordkloster
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I wonder what Victoria spoke about with these men?
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Boat trip from Vettnet to Ekenäs on Sydkoster
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Gathering outside Naturum Kosterhavet
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Old 05-24-2018, 12:38 PM
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Listening to students from grade 6 at Bojarskolan School, Strömstad, performing a selection from the special written Musical about garbage.
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Nu startar Victorias vandring – hennes personliga önskemål inplanerat i schemat _ Svensk Damtidning
7 finaste bilderna från Victorias vandring i Bohuslän _ Svensk Damtidning
Kronprinsessans soliga Strömstadsbesök - P4 Väst _ Sveriges Radio

- The Crown Princess talked about the importance of these questions, and that she is passionate about the maritime issues and the marine environment, says Mikael Appelqvist, the program manager at the County Administrative Board.
The public was also invited to join the hike and according to Mikael Appelqvist there were many people who showed up to hike with the Crown Princess.
- It has been perfect, it was almost ridiculously idyllic on Nordkoster. There were a lot of people who were enthusiastic.
Kronprinsessan Victoria strandstädade på Nordkoster _ GT

"Here Victoria picks up garbage on the beach"
Kronprinsessan Victoria plockar skräp på strand _ Aftonbladet

Bojarskolan's class 3 from Strömstad has won a prize for picking up litter and told the princess they went to a brook close to the school and found strange things.
- There was a knife, a coffee maker and a washing machine, says a girl.
Victoria and the schoolchildren then went along the beach and picked up every piece of junk they found. The sun was shining and even many adults helped to pick the beach clean.
Kronprinsessan plockade skräp på Koster Bohusläningen

Giving a speech at the seminar
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Video
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Photos from Facebook of the County Administrative Board of Västra Götaland
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Great photo by Kungliga Magasinet/Stella Pictures
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Old 05-24-2018, 02:15 PM
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Short video from Court Instagram
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Video from the seminar. Vice chair Swedish Climate Policy Council, Adj Prof at Sthlm University tells in the beginning that this seminar was a gift to Victoria due to her 40th birthday last year.
Seminarium på Tjärnö_ Ett hav av plast - Hur illa är det och hur räddar vi haven från att kvävas av plastavfall_ - Göteborgs universitet

Some photos from Instagram
"I will never forget this day"
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"Royal visit at work today"
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Some good photos by photographer Pelle T Nilsson
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And at Pelle T Nilsson/SmallMedia Photo Instagram
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Article at court website
Kronprinsessans vandring i Bohuslän - Sveriges Kungahus
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Bildextra på en sprudlande kronprinsessa på sin tionde landskapsvandring
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Program on Victoria's hike in Småland today, from the website of the County Administrative Board of Kronoberg

The hike between Ulvö and Bjurkärr is 10 km long. The public is welcome to follow along all the way or part of it.
Throughout the walk, the Crown Princess will be guided by Helene Pettersson and Martin Sjödahl from the County Administrative Board of Kronoberg and Jan Borgehed from the Kronoberg Ornithological Society. Helene, Martin and Jan will be assisted by local driving spirits, associations and organizations who guide different topics during the hike.
10.30 Ulvö The Crown Princess is welcomed by the public and Småland's three governors, Ingrid Burman/Kronoberg, Helena Jonsson/Jönköping and Thomas Carlzon/Kalmar.
10.45 Ulvö The province hike starts along the path from Ulvö towards Trollberget. The embankments are accessible to persons with functional variations, which had a lot of focus in planning the national park. After two kilometers we go up in the woods to experience different types of Småland forests. During the woods hike towards Trollberget, Örjan Riis, active with geocaching tells about it.
11.45 Arrival at Trollberget Troll mother and the troll kids welcome the Crown Princess at Trollmor's cave. The troll mother tells about the mysterious place and events that took place in Sagobygden in Småland, a narrative tradition noted and listed by UNESCO as a world heritage. The Crown Princess listens and tries on different bird sounds with Anders Rapp, ornithologist.
12.00 Hiking from Trollberget to lunch At lunch time, a school class from Pilbäcksskolan in Växjö hosts a lunch to the Crown Princess
12.40 Hiking towards Hulevik The hike continues along the embankment towards Hulevik Harbour.
13.00 The Crown Princess gets guided tour of Lake Åsnen. 75% of Åsnen National Park consists of water, through a boat trip, the Crown Princess will experience the unique world of the national park.
13.40 Arrival to Hunshult Nature Reserve Guided hiking in the Nature reserve by Klas Qvarnström and Åsa Jacobsson from Friluftsfrämjandet (Swedish Outdoor Association).
14.15 Arrival to Sunnabron, National Park's main entrance Information about the national park, music entertainment and other activities included in the opening program. The group from Alvesta’s Outdoor Association greets and waves to the Crown Princess.
14.30 Hiking towards "Bjurkärrs torg"
Along the hike, the Crown Princess passes a number of stations, including linches and mosses, nature experiences and music. The stations are part of the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency and the County Administrative Board's opening program of Åsnen National Park. In the square there is an exhibition where associations and organizations exhibit and tell about their activities, all with the theme of nature and outdoor life.
The hike ends here and the Crown Princess will participate in the inauguration of Åsnen National Park.
15.00 Inauguration of the Åsnen National Park.
Kronprinsessans landskapsvandring - Länsstyrelsen i Kronobergs län

Program of the inauguration of Åsnen National Park.
Invigning Åsnens nationalpark _ Nationalpark Åsnen

On Friday Småland's three governors welcome HRH Crown Princess Victoria to her province hike in Småland.
We asked the governor of Jönköping County Helena Jonsson what she is looking forward to most with the hike.
- It will be nice to meet the Crown Princess in such casual event and be able to show some of what Småland has to offer. Hopefully we get nice hiking weather.
We asked the governor of Kalmar County Tomas Carlzon what he is looking forward to most with the hike.
- I think the Crown Princess's initiative with hikes is amazing, primarily because the public can accompany, exercise and look our beautiful scenery.
We asked the governor of Kronoberg County Ingrid Burman what she is looking forward to most with the hike.
- I look forward on showing the Crown Princess the beautiful nature of Småland and its hiking trails. Here you will find the water, the birds and the biodiversity.
https://twitter.com/lst_kronoberg/st...41362431270912
https://twitter.com/lst_kronoberg/st...40997493202944
https://twitter.com/lst_kronoberg/st...40706165235713
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Victoria has started her hike in Småland.
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Arriving to Ulvö
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Hiking
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At Trollberget, meeting the Troll mother and the troll kids, listening to the troll mother telling about the mysterious place and events that took place in Sagobygden in Småland.
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Victoria stopped by a vintage 1930th Ford Model A 1930
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A boat trip in Lake Åsnen
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Arriving to Sunnabron - the National Park's main entrance
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Inaugurating Åsnen National Park
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Associations and organizations exhibit and tell about their activities, all with the theme of nature and outdoor life. Victoria tried also walk backwards and talked with people.
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The Crown Princess turned out to be interested in rare lichens in our perfect forest. At today's province hike we showed the nature of Åsnen National Park. Ospreys, dragonflies, Labrador teas and dead mole with exciting burying beetles among others.
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Sveriges Radio P4 Kronoberg talked with Victoria when she walked to the inauguration of the National Park.
Victoria said: It's a big day. Sweden gets its thirtieth national park. And this whole day, everything that has been outdoors, the amazing nature .. And so we just came with a boat to this beach and the reception ... We go to the inaugurating ceremony. So it feels very special.
Kronprinsessan i Kronobergs län (The Crown Princess in Kronoberg County)?
Victoria: It sounds good.
To dress to this day, how have you thought about it?
Victoria: It is a day that has very varied programs. First and foremost, there is the hike in the stunning province. But we will also come to an inaugurating ceremony, which I see is solemn. We open a national park, it's a big moment, where we can really highlight how we care and protect our nature and environment. And we have been in the woods. There are quite a lot midges. I focused on long-legged and long-sleeved clothes.
Kronprinssesan i Kronobergs första nationalpark - P4 Kronoberg _ Sveriges Radio
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Video, Victoria on her way from Hulevik to Sunnabron, National Park's main entrance
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Video, Victoria starts her speech
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TV_ Invigning av Åsnens nationalpark - Smålandsposten

From Facebook of Växjö municipality
"Today at the inauguration of Åsnen National Park, Pilbäckskolan school in Växjö had an important part. Pupils from there actually took care that H.R.H Crown Princess Victoria got food in her stomach after her hike through the nature reserve. Meatballs with macaroni and vegetables for main course and krabbelurer (small pancakes) for dessert the kids and the Crown Princess made together. The students also taught the Crown Princess to knit the macramé. She then knitted a bracelet and now wears it as a nice memory of the day."
https://www.facebook.com/vaxjokommun...50089061677320

- That she came to us was great fun! I think it will be an extra pride for the village. And tourists may open their eyes and think it's worth coming here to visit the place, says Helene Pettersson.
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From Facebook of Åsnen National Park
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The three governors who hiked with Victoria today: Thomas Carlzon (Kalmar), Ingrid Burman (Kronoberg) and Helena Jonsson (Jönköping)
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Video, Victoria found a burying beetle.
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Old 05-26-2018, 01:17 AM
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Video at court Instagram
Victoria says: "To come out on a day like this, and to be able to really experience and enjoy of everything exquisite we have. To be outdoors gives a very good foundation to talk about big and small questions. We can then really emphasize the importance how we take care and protect our nature and environment. We are getting again a National Park and it is a great moment".
https://www.instagram.com/p/BjNpug5n...-by=kungahuset

Article at the court website
Kronprinsessans vandring i Småland - Sveriges Kungahus
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Victoria said at her speech among other things:
We have a great responsibility to protect our common nature and cultural heritage. It's about protecting and preserving. But also about opening up and making available to more. So that more people get the opportunity to experience these unique environments. And so that more people get a relationship with them, and want to be with and nurture them for the future.
There Sweden's national parks fill an important function.
H.K.H. Kronprinsessans tal vid invigning av Åsnens nationalpark, fredagen den 25 maj 2018 - Sveriges Kungahus
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Some great photos by photographers Pelle T Nilsson and Johan Valkonen
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From Pelle T Nilsson's Instagram
Magical forest in #Småland and twosome with #crownprincessvictoria
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Coffee break in the forest
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ROYAL: Victoria wandert durch die Provinz Smaland

Karin Hellström from the County Administrative Board of Kronoberg at her Twitter
"What day! Landscape with the Crown Princess and the opening of Åsnen National Park! Thanks to all the partners and colleagues who made the day a success"
https://twitter.com/karinh_AoK/statu...83875548061697

From Facebook of the County Administrative Board of Kronoberg
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Nice gallery without watermarks of Victoria's hikes in Småland and Bohuslän in Paris Match
La princesse Victoria laisse éclater sa joie de découvrir son futur royaume

About the hike in Småland in Svensk Damtidning
https://www.svenskdam.se/2018/05/se-...landsvandring/
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Press release from the court

H.R.H. The Crown Princess hikes in Skåne
The twelfth hike of the Crown Princess through Sweden's provinces takes place on Tuesday, 12 June in Skåne.
The Crown Princess begins her hike in Österlen in Skåne with a visit to Stenshuvud National Park and Österlen Nature School. After that, the Crown Princess hikes along Skåneleden from Vitemölla to Brösarps station. During the hike there will be short stops for conversations and activities. Among other things, the Crown Princess will learn more about the SandLife project, which recreates the vibrant plant and wildlife in Skåne's precious sandy fields.
H.K.H. Kronprinsessan vandrar i Skåne - Sveriges Kungahus

- We are very proud to get to show Skåne's amazing nature. I hope that as many people as possible will take the opportunity to accompany during the hike, said Governor Anneli Hulthén in a press release.
Kronprinsessan Victoria bjuder in skåningarna till sin promenad på Österlen - Sydsvenskan
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Program on Victoria's hike in Skåne tomorrow, with estimated times

10.00 Arrival Stenshuvud National Park - Naturum
Governor Anneli Hulthén greets welcome. Head of Division Annelie Johansson informs about our natural environment in Skåne as well as the certification process. Fredrik Ståhlberg and Line Nordanvarg from the National Park inform about Naturum and the current exhibition.
10.30 Hiking from the National Park to the top of Stenshuvud, during the hike, the staff tells about plants and animals etc. The hiking continues to the Nature School. Nature guide Ida Lundqvist informs at the top. Distance: 2.6 km
11.00 Meeting at Österlen Nature School with students of pre-school class from Simrislundskolan. Österlen Nature School is run by the municipality of Simrishamn and is located next to the Baltic Sea, Stenshuvud National Park and Kivik's Cider Factory.
Lunch for the Crown Princess with company.
12.45 The program starts in Vitemölla. Conservation managers Magnus Jönsson and Anna Brümmer, Deputy Managing Director of the Foundation Skåne landscapes Maria Sandell informs about SandLife and invasive species.
13.00 Information about the invasive species park lide.
13.15 Hiking to Stenören. Distance 1.5 km
13.30 Meeting with students from Piratenskolan in Kivik. Further hike towards Haväng. Distance 1.5 km
14.00 Further hike towards Lindgrens länga. Distance 0.7 km Haväng Museum Association informs about Lindgrens länga.
14.30 Further hike towards Kungsmölle. Sven G Hultman from Brösarps Byagille tells about Backaleden during the hike. Stop in Kungsmölle, Kivik's Cider Factory offers water and cider. Distance 3.5 km
15.30 Working group orientation by nature builds roundpole fence along the hiking trail, unit manager Paul Eric Jönsson informs briefly about integration. Hiking towards Brösarp’s station. Distance 2.0 km
16.00 Arrival at Brösarp’s station - the end. Brösarp’s scouts arrange short activity.
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Crown Princess Victoria today province walk in Skane in south Sweden.

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Arriving to Stenshuvud National Park - Naturum
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Hiking to the top of Stenshuvud
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On the top of Stenshuvud
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With children from Simrislundsskolan
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Meeting a cute child
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Victoria got information about invasive species and for instance removed weed.
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Hiking
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Meeting children from Piratenskolan in Kivik.
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