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Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
The Waterbird Census goes online!
Im Rahmen eines Festaktes „50 Jahre Wasservogelzählung in Bayern“ wurde heute in München die Online-Eingabe für die Wasservogelzählung (WVZ) offiziell [...]
Friday, August 12th, 2016
Watch out for Eurasian Dotterels!
Das Brutgebiet des Mornellregenpfeifers liegt in den Fjällflächen und Tundren von Skandinavien bis Ostsibirien. Während die östliche Population in Vorderasien [...]
Monday, August 1st, 2016
Vögel in Deutschland aktuell: Rückblick auf das Frühjahr 2016
Das Wetter im vergangenen Frühjahr hielt bei durchschnittlichen Temperaturen so manche Überraschung bereit. Wir befassen uns in unserem Rückblick auf diese Jahreszeit [...]
Monday, July 11th, 2016
Alpine Swifts 2016 - help us recording the number of breeding pairs!
Mitte der 1950er siedelte sich der große weißbäuchige Segler spontan in Freiburg im Breisgau an und gründete eine neue weltweit nördlichste Kolonie - [...]
Friday, July 1st, 2016
Summer Goose count in Northrhine-Westphalia 9th/10th July
Nordrhein-Westfalen ist das Bundesland mit den höchsten Brut- und Übersommerungsbeständen von Grau-, Kanada-, Nil- und Rostgans. Während die Winterbestände [...]
Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
Traveling Europe? New version of NaturaList helps you to contribute to the second European Breeding Bird Atlas – Please take part!
Those of you, using the ornitho-App “NaturaList” will happily have noticed already that since a few days from now on it is possible to enter complete observation lists. [...]

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Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Waning Crescent (23 days)
moonrise at 1h04, moonset at 16h37
 Sun: sunrise at 07h14, sunset at 19h12
 Day : dawn at 06h41 and dusk at 19h45
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Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Arcen NL: Artenschutzkomplex Straelensche Broek
 4 Northern Shovelers 
 4 Great Cormorants 
 2 Eurasian Spoonbills 
 11 Great White Egrets 
Amrum-Wittdün [1316_3_44s]
 ~15-70 Common Ringed Plover 
Amrum-Wittdün [1316_3_54n]
 6 Great Black-backed Gull 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_23n]
 ≥30 Dark-bellied Brant Geese 
Beltringharder Koog: Kleientnahme Süd Lüttmoordamm (FN632)
 57 Eurasian Spoonbills 
 2 Western Marsh Harriers 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_24n]
 1 Great White Egret 
Beltringharder Koog: Sukzessionsflächen Südost (FN68)
 1 Hen Harrier 
Beltringharder Koog: Arlauspeicherbecken (FN66)
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) + Vorland [1419_3_43n]
 1 Merlin 
Beltringharder Koog: Kleientnahme Südost, Wobbenbüll (2016)
 2 European Stonechats 
Bondelum [1421_2_28s]
 ≥2 Common Ravens 
Fahretofter Westerkoog (FN2)
 ~80 Northern Pintails 
 2 Common Goldeneyes 
 158 Great Cormorants 
 3 Pied Avocets 
 ~95 Black-tailed Godwits 
 ~30 Spotted Redshanks 
 ≥135 Ruffs 
 1 Little Stint 
Föhr - Andelhof
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Nordbecken (FN31)
 ≥40 Great Cormorants 
 13 Great White Egrets 
 ≥8 Grey Herons 
 1 Western Marsh Harrier 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Süd (FN33)/ Ockholmer Westerkoog [1318_2_29n]
 3 Western Marsh Harriers 

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