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Saturday, July 6th, 2019
Alpine Swifts 2019 - help us recording the number of breeding pairs!
Mitte der 1950er-Jahre siedelte sich der große weißbäuchige Segler spontan in Freiburg im Breisgau an und gründete die seinerzeit weltweit nördlichste [...]
Saturday, July 6th, 2019
Eurasian Crag Martins spread northwards in Baden-Württemberg - help tracking the range expansion!
Bis vor wenigen Jahren waren Felsenschwalben in Deutschland nur in den Alpen zu beobachten. Seit 2007 brüten sie auch im Schwarzwald und haben seither ihr Areal stetig weiter [...]
Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019
Summer Goose count in Northrhine-Westphalia (13th/14th July) and Lower Saxony (20th/21th July)
Auch 2019 wird wieder eine Sommer-Gänsezählung stattfinden, in NRW bereits zum 9. Mal, in Niedersachsen zum 2. Mal. Ziel ist es, landesweite Angaben zu Bestandsgrößen [...]
Sunday, May 19th, 2019
Spot the difference: Looking out for moulting waterbirds (now Greylag Geese)
Wasservögel erneuern wie die meisten Vogelarten alljährlich ihre Schwungfedern. Während die meisten anderen Arten dabei stets flugfähig bleiben, werfen Schwäne, [...]
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019
Red-footed Falcons on the move!
In den vergangenen Tagen häufen sich in den ornitho-Portalen in Frankreich, Italien und der Schweiz die Meldungen von Rotfußfalken, wie die zoombare Karte der aktuellen [...]
Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
Happy Easter: TopPlusOpen available as new map layer
As of today - as a little Easter surprise - TopPlusOpen, a new map layer, is available. TopPlusOpen is provided free of charge by the Federal Office of Cartography and Geodesy (BKG). [...]

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Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019

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Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Belgien [5403_1_11s]
 1 Melodious Warbler 
 1 European Stonechat 
 4 Common Redpolls 
Belgien [5403_1_12s]
 2 Common Redpolls  
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1819_4_47n]
 16 Barnacle Geese 
 3-11 Eurasian Spoonbills 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N: Odinsloch
 2 Northern Shovelers 
 1-2 Little Stints 
 ≥10 Curlew Sandpipers 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1819_4_49s]
 2 Great Crested Grebes 
 ~295 Sand Martins 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1919_2_09n]
Documentation with the DAK required 1 Great White Pelican  
 ~4-30 Eurasian Spoonbills  
 2 Little Egrets  
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1919_2_08n]
Documentation with the DAK required 1 Great White Pelican 
 1 Great Egret 
 2 Little Egrets 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1920_1_02s]
 1 Harrier, unidentified 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1819_4_58s]
 1 Common Sandpiper 
 1 Wood Sandpiper 
 ≥7-8 Curlew Sandpipers 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1819_4_58n]
 1 Common Sandpiper 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1819_4_39s]
 1 Mediterranean Gull 
Vorland Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (VD21) [1819_4_46n]
 3 Barnacle Geese 
Vorland Neufeld Ost (VD522)
 2 Common Sandpipers 
HL: Klughafen
 1 Common Sandpiper 
Breitenburger Moor Süd [2123_2_19n]
 1 Caspian Gull  
Kiel: Hörn [1626_4_49s]
 ≥10 Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
Kiel: Schornstein Stadtwerke
 2 Peregrine Falcons 
Amrum: Kniepbucht/ Kapitäns-Haken (IA2)
 1 Curlew Sandpiper 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_24s]
 1 Horned Grebe 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_23n]
 × Kentish Plovers 
 1 Broad-billed Sandpiper 
 1 Mediterranean Gull  
 ≥10 Little Terns 
Föhr: Andelhof
 1 Barnacle Goose 
 ≥7 Eurasian Teals 
 4 Eurasian Spoonbills 
 1 Little Ringed Plover 
 3 Common Sandpipers 
 4 Green Sandpipers 
 4 Curlew Sandpipers 
Hallig Langeneß (IH1), Honkenswarf [1317_4_38n]
 1 Northern Gannet 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Südbecken (FN33) [1318_2_17n]
 7 Black Terns 
Nebel, offshore [1316_1_13n]
 2 Northern Gannets 
Nieblum, offshore [1317_1_21n]
 4 Black Terns 
Heidekamper Wohld [2128_2_29n]
 1 Tawny Owl 
 ≥2 Red Crossbills 
Rehhorst südlich [2128_2_19s]
 3 Common Cranes  
Fehmarn, Grüner Brink Ost [1433_3_52n]
 6 Common Sandpipers 
 6 Little Stints 
Fehmarn: Westermarkelsdorf nördlich [1432_3_44n]
 3 Red-breasted Mergansers 
 1 Common Snipe 
 4 Wood Sandpipers 
 2 Bearded Reedlings 
Fehmarn: Westermarkelsdorfer Teich
 4 Red-necked Grebes 
Fehmarn: Grüner Brink [1433_3_41s]
 30 Common Ringed Plover 
 13 Common Sandpipers 
 1 Little Stint 
Fehmarn: Grüner Brink südlich [1433_3_51n]
 52 Eurasian Curlews 
Fehmarn: Albertsdorfer Niederung
Verification pending 3 Red-necked Phalaropes  
Fehmarn: Salzensee
 6 Little Terns 
Grüner Brink: große Lagune
 1 Eurasian Oystercatcher 
 24 Pied Avocets 
 13 Bar-tailed Godwits 
 1 Common Redshank 
 34 Ruffs 
 3 Curlew Sandpipers 
Ostsee: Fehmarn, Wallnau [1532_1_11n]
Data coming from an observation list × Mute Swans 
Data coming from an observation list × Barnacle Geese 
Data coming from an observation list × Gadwalls 
Data coming from an observation list × Northern Shovelers 
Data coming from an observation list × Tufted Ducks 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Red-breasted Merganser 
Data coming from an observation list 2 Red-necked Grebes 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Common Moorhens 
Data coming from an observation list × Pied Avocets 
Data coming from an observation list × Common Ringed Plover 
Data coming from an observation list × Common Snipes 
Data coming from an observation list × Common Sandpipers 
Data coming from an observation list × Spotted Redshanks 
Data coming from an observation list × Common Greenshanks 
Data coming from an observation list × Green Sandpipers 
Data coming from an observation list × Wood Sandpipers 
Data coming from an observation list × Ruffs 
Data coming from an observation list × Curlew Sandpipers 
Data coming from an observation list × Sand Martins 
Buttermoor / Klövensteen [2324_4_46s]
 4 Little Ringed Plovers 
Kleientnahmestelle Wedeler Marsch
 1 Red-crested Pochard 
Behler See
 12 Great Crested Grebes 
 13 Mute Swans 
 10 Common Pochards 
Grebiner See
 13 Tufted Ducks 
 5 Common Goldeneyes 
 11 Great Crested Grebes 
Kossau: Straßenbrücke B430
 0 Whinchat 
Lammershagener Teiche [1728_2_17s]
 4 Mute Swans 
 5 Gadwalls 
 ≥3 Little Grebes 
Lammershagen: Stubbenteich
 4 Mute Swans 
Lammershagen: Gutsteich
 ≥6 Little Grebes 
 2 Common Cranes 
 1 Water Rail 
Lebrader Teiche NW
 57 Mute Swans 
 8 Tufted Ducks 
Lebrader Teiche
 3 Eurasian Teals 
 1 Northern Shoveler 
 ≥14 Red-necked Grebes 
Lebrader Teiche: Dorfbucht [1728_4_46s]
 ≥1 Red-necked Grebe 
Ostsee: KI-Förde, Stein [1527_4_47s]
 5 Canada Geese 
 2 Red-breasted Mergansers 
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
 4 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 3 Common Ringed Plover 
 × Eurasian Curlews 
Rixdorfer Teich
 10 Mute Swans 
 10 Gadwalls 
 0 Great Crested Grebe 
 2 Common Cranes 
Rixdorfer Teiche: Ketelsbek Teich
 4 Great Crested Grebes 
Schluensee: Sophienwarder [1828_2_09n]
 65 Tufted Ducks 
 12 Great Crested Grebes 
Schönweide: Langenbrücksdiek
 0 Whinchat 
Tresdorfer See: Uferwiese West
 1 Eurasian Oystercatcher 
Aschau: Ostsee vor Aschau Kronsort
 14 Common Ringed Plover 
 12 Eurasian Curlews 
 9 Bar-tailed Godwits 
 5 Common Snipes 
 1 Common Sandpiper 
 1 Sanderling 
 3 Curlew Sandpipers 
 5 Sandpipers / Stints, unidentified 
 2 Little Gulls 
 4 Little Terns 
 16 Black Terns 
 6 Common / Arctic Terns 
Aschau: Grünlandniederung
 1 Stock Dove 
 1 European Stonechat 
Aschau: Lagune
 1 European Stonechat 
Brammer [1724_4_56s]
 5 White Storks 
Ellerdorf [1825_1_01n]
 4 White Storks 
Gnutz [1824_4_40s]
 3 White Storks 
Marienfelde Steilküste
 ~30 Sand Martins 
Nortorf-Thienbüttel [1825_1_11n]
 1 White Stork 
Sophienhamm [1722_2_18s]
 5 White Storks 
Sören (Wald): Forsthaus [1725_4_59n]
 ≥1 Common Redpoll 
Bliestorf Überschwemmung
 13 Eurasian Teals 
 3 Garganeys 
 3 Northern Shovelers 
 52 Common Cranes 
 3 Common Ringed Plover 
 1 Common Sandpiper 
 1 Spotted Redshank 
 2 Common Greenshanks 
 1 Green Sandpiper 
 8 Wood Sandpipers 
 1 Ruff 
Brömbsenmühle [2229_2_18s]
 3 Grey Wagtails 
Gudower Seetannen [2430_4_36n]
 1 Common Quail 
 1 Western Marsh Harrier 
 1 Common Cuckoo 
Ratzeburg: Inselstadt Nord [2230_4_57s]
 1 Great Black-backed Gull 
 ~4 Common Terns 
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Wardersee Nordteil
 1 Western Osprey 
Berendstamm [1423_1_25s]
 2 Common Cranes 
Oehe-Schleimünde (gesamt)
 1 Great Egret 
 30 Common Cranes 
 ≥3 Common Ringed Plover 
 4 Bar-tailed Godwits 
 5 Curlew Sandpipers 
 2 Little Terns 
 ≥7 Black Terns 
Achtermoor [2426_4_49s]
 2 European Stonechats 
Altengamme - Borghorster Brack [2527_4_38s]
 2 White Storks 
 2 Red-backed Shrikes 
Altengamme mit Vorland [2527_4_47n]
 1 White Stork 
Billstedt (Glinder Au) [2426_4_39s]
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Billwerder / Lohbrügge [2426_4_48s]
 1 Red-backed Shrike 
Boberger See
 1 Marsh Tit 
Kirchwerder Wiesen / Fersenweg [2527_3_41n]
 1 Great Egret 
 1 Black Tern 
 1 European Turtle Dove 
Kirchwerder (Angelteiche) / Gose Elbe [2526_2_30s]
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Kirchwerder - Hower See [2526_4_50n]
 1 European Green Woodpecker 
Kirchwerder - Grünerdeich [2527_3_52n]
 1 European Green Woodpecker 
Kleiner Brook
 ≥600 Canada Geese 
 16 Barnacle Geese 
Klövensteen und Rissener Feldmark [2324_4_57n]
 7 Red-backed Shrikes 
Mittlerer Landweg [2426_4_59s]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Neuengamme [2527_3_45n]
 4 White Storks 
NSG Allermöher Wiesen
 1 Great Egret 
NSG Kirchwerder Wiesen
 1 Green Sandpiper 
 1 Northern Raven 
Ochsenwerder / Kirchwerder [2526_2_28s]
 1 White Stork 
Ochsenwerder (Landscheideweg) [2526_2_27n]
 1 European Turtle Dove 
Ochsenwerder (Gose Elbe) [2526_2_28n]
 1 European Green Woodpecker 
Öjendorfer See
 27 Canada Geese 
 15 Tufted Ducks 
Öjendorfer See [2426_2_29n]
 19 Tufted Ducks 
Sasel, Volksdorf (Teichwiesen) [2326_2_29s]
 1 Northern Raven 
St. Georg / Berliner Tor [2426_1_22s]
 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull 
Kummerower Holz [2243_1_21s]
 1 Western Osprey 
 3 Common Cranes 
Kummerow [2242_2_30n]
 4 Common Cranes 
Meesiger West [2143_3_55n]
 1 Common Quail 
Meesiger [2143_4_56s]
 1 Western Osprey 
Meesiger Nord [2143_4_46s]
 1 Western Marsh Harrier 
Sommersdorf [2243_1_05n]
 4 Western Ospreys 
Augustenruh [2138_2_29n]
 2 Common Cranes 
Nebel, Bützow-Güstrow-Kanal Parumer Schleuse
 1 Common Kingfisher 
HRO - Kröpeliner-Tor-Vorstadt NW [1938_2_07n]
 1 Mute Swan 
Rostocker Stadthafen W
 1 Mute Swan 
Bockstanz Feldflur O [2332_3_51n]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Heidhof: Feldflur S [2833_1_24n]
 1 Peregrine Falcon 
Neuenkirchener Niederung
 10 Gadwalls 
Neuenkirchen S [2431_2_10n]
 1 Common Quail 
 1 Tawny Owl 
Strohkirchen [2633_2_10s]
 1 Great Grey Shrike 
Dishley - Biogasanlage / Geflügelhof
 5 Common Cranes 
Friedland, Biogasanlage / KGA / umliegende Feldflur [2347_1_13n]
 1 Western Marsh Harrier 
 2 Crested Larks 
 1 Black Stork 
 3 Common Cranes 
Schloen, Feldflur O [2442_4_40n]
 1 Green Sandpiper 
LSG "Tollenseniederung", Tollense O Torfstiche NB
 1 Common Kingfisher 
LSG "Tollenseniederung" Hopfenburg N / TS16
 1 Savi's Warbler 
Neubrandenburg, Strandbad Broda
 7 Mute Swans 
 3 Great Crested Grebes 
Neubrandenburg, Oberbach
 1 Mute Swan 
Neubrandenburg, Uferpromenade Kulturpark
 ≥27 Common Terns 
 1 Common Kingfisher 
 2 Lesser Redpolls 
Neubrandenburg, Ölmühlenbach-Forelle
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Neubrandenburg, Unterbach
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Tollensesee, WVZ N-Teil [2445_3_35n]
 3 Yellow-legged Gulls 
Bad Sülze Ausbau, N [1842_3_52s]
 2 Common Cranes 
Bad Sülze, Recknitzniederung O [1842_3_51n]
 3 Common Cranes 
Borg [1740_3_34s]
 1 Eurasian Golden Oriole 
 1 Common Redstart 
Koppelstrom [1641_1_12s]
 2 Little Terns 
 2 Bearded Reedlings 
Müggenburg [1542_3_45n]
 ≥6 Red-backed Shrikes 
Ribnitz-Damgarten, Feldflur S [1740_4_47n]
 1 Red-backed Shrike 
Richtenberger See W [1843_1_03n]
 ≥18 Gadwalls 
 2 Great Crested Grebes 
 5 Common Terns 
Richtenberger See O [1843_1_04n]
 8 Common Cranes 
 3 Common Terns 
Zingster Osterwald W [1542_3_35s]
 ≥2 White-tailed Eagles 
Proseken [2034_3_52n]
 1 Eurasian Collared Dove 
 1 Red-breasted Merganser 
 1 Pied Avocet 
 ≥6 Eurasian Curlews 
 2 Common Snipes 
 1 Common Sandpiper 
 ≥9 Common Greenshanks 
 1 Red-backed Shrike 
Zierow [2034_3_43n]
 10 Common Cranes 
Zierow [2034_3_44s]
 2 Eurasian Curlews 
Insel Ruden: Westufer
 33 Mute Swans 
Insel Ruden: Südmole
 ~60 Mute Swans 
 2 White-tailed Eagles 
Insel Ruden: Messturm
 9 Mute Swans 
 1 Common Sandpiper 
Sandbänke vor Spülfeld Wampen
Data coming from an observation list ≥46 Mute Swans 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Common Shelducks 

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