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Table 1 Demography of the studied villages and the interviewed local people

From: Local traditional ecological knowledge about hay management practices in wetlands of the Biebrza Valley, Poland

Village No. of inhabitants (2011) No. of informants (No. acc. to gender) Age range of informants (in 2018) No. of interviewed active farmers No. of interviewed retired farmers
Sośnia 12 2 (0♀ + 2♂) 65–70 0 2
Pluty 136 7 (0♀ + 7♂) 40–89 4 3
Brzostowo 104 8 (2♀ + 6♂) 29–85 2 6
Rutkowskie 150 3 (1♀ + 2♂) 57–84 0 3
Kołodzieje ca. 30 5 (3♀ + 2♂) 58–81 1 4
Gugny 5 7a (1♀ + 6♂) 58–84 1 6
Olszowa Droga 30 10 (0♀ + 10♂) 30–88 4 6
In total   42 (7♀ + 35♂)   12 30
  1. aThe number of informants in the village of Gugny is higher than the number of inhabitants due to interviewing people who used to live in the village but had already moved out