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Autumn Fish Pond Harvesting
Czech Republic

Every autumn the fish are removed from ponds so the ponds can be cleaned and mud removed from the bottom. Fish harvesting is called "Vylov" in Czech and usually is a big event in each village where elders and kids get together and watch or directly participate, drink beer and have fun. This kind of scene can be therefore easily spotted in many villages in various parts of Czech Republic this time of the year. This is true especially in Southern Bohemia which is famous for having lots of ponds.

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Uploaded: 04/11/2011
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Tags: fish; mud; harvesting; autumn; winter; village; fun; vylov; tradition; southern; bohemia; pond
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