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Uploaded on Tuesday 15 Feb 2011 by Peter Prokosch

Lemming roads in the earth, Setesdalheia, Southern Norway

Year: 2010
From collection: Arctic Biodiversity
Taken by: Peter Prokosch
Lemmings shelter in Winter under the snow, digging tunnels down to the earth. Here, warm pockets of air provide shelter and melt surrounding snow, providing access to food sources on the ground, such as moss and grass.
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