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The Sami leave their herds in the mountains. They will come back by the end of June to brand the roe calfs born between May and June, and then at fall to separate the herds. Each community brings back then his beasts in the corrals, chooses the ones that will be led to the slaughterhouse, and comes back with the rest of the herd in the winter forests..Reindeer migration from Gallivare to the national parks of Sarek and Stora Sjôfallet, 200 km west. Lapland, Sapmi, north of Sweden..