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Friday, April 8th, 2016
Influx of Alpine Accentors
Waren die ersten Märzwochen vogelkundlich sehr ruhig und gemächlich, so ist die Zeit seit Ostern trotz der unbeständigen und anhaltend kühlen Witterung voll [...]
Thursday, April 7th, 2016
Please protect observations of possibly breeding raptors!
Obwohl alle Greifvogelarten seit den 1970er Jahren unter strengem Schutz stehen, werden alljährlich zahlreiche Fälle von illegaler Verfolgung bekannt. Da es sich hauptsächlich [...]
Monday, March 14th, 2016
Info on the use of breeding codes
For many bird species breeding season has started already. They are busily singing and displaying, inspecting potential nesting sites and transporting nesting material. In some [...]
Wednesday, February 24th, 2016
The German Breeding Bird Monitoring Scheme starts into the new season – please join now!
It may be still a little to go but the beautiful songs of blackbird, tits, nuthatch and dunnock tell us spring is on its way. With rising temperatures most of the birds are now [...]
Monday, January 11th, 2016
European sex ratio assessment for Common Pochard, January 2016
Die Tafelente ist nach wie vor eine häufige Wasservogelart in Europa. Doch sowohl die mitteleuropäische als auch die nordwesteuropäische Population zeigen Bestandsrückgänge. [...]
Monday, January 4th, 2016
Please report roosts of Red Kites!
Die meisten der bei uns brütenden Rotmilane ziehen im Herbst in den Süden und überwintern in Südfrankreich und auf der Iberischen Halbinsel. Der Abzug erfolgt [...]

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Sunday, May 29th, 2016

Last Quarter (22 days)
moonrise at 1h56, moonset at 12h49
 Sun: sunrise at 05h13, sunset at 21h26
 Day : dawn at 04h28 and dusk at 22h10
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Saturday, May 28th, 2016

Polen [2852_3_34s]
 1 Great Reed Warbler 
 1 Barred Warbler 
 1 Whinchat 
Polen [2852_3_34n]
 4 European Stonechats 
 1 Common Rosefinch 
Belgien [5503_4_57s]
 2 Mute Swans 
Belgien [5403_1_11s]
 2 Common Redpolls 
Efringen-Kirchen Polder [8311_3_34s]
 2 Ferruginous Ducks  Click to display the picture
 1 Little Ringed Plover 
Frankreich [6809_3_44s]
 2 Red Kites 
Brunsbüttel: Ölhafen am NOK
 8 Mute Swans 
 1 Eurasian Oystercatcher 
 1 Little Ringed Plover 
 ≥31 Common Terns 
Büsum: Teiche westlich Hafentörn
 1 Red-breasted Flycatcher 
Dithmarschen, offshore [1816_3_41s]
 1 Northern Gannet 
Dithmarschen, offshore [1817_3_55s]
 2 Sandwich Terns 
 3 Common Terns 
Eidersperrwerk Süd [1719_1_21n]
 7 Ruddy Turnstones 
 ≥1202 Sanderlings 
Kaiserin-Auguste-Victoria-Koog (MD51)
 1 Montagu's Harrier 
Kaiserin Auguste-Viktoria-Koog [1919_4_47s]
 1 Common Cuckoo 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N: Kronenloch Nordostteil
 × Greylag Geese 
 1 Eurasian Spoonbill 
 7 Grey Herons 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N: Odinsloch
 4 Garganeys 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1919_2_08n]
 2 Great Crested Grebes 
Süderpiep Büsum [1818_4_50n]
 4 Greylag Geese 

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