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Wednesday, April 17th, 2024

Niederlande [4901_4_37s]
 2 
Grey Partridges 
Staubecken Krafft-Plobsheim [7512_2_26s]
 14 
Little Gulls 
 2 
Black Terns 
 20 
Common Terns 
Dithm. Eidervorland West (EE212) [1719_1_22n]
 3 
Curlew Sandpipers 
Eidersperrwerk Süd
 5-14 
Mediterranean Gulls 
Großenrade nordwestlich [1921_3_43n]
 2 
Canada Geese 
Großenrade nördlich [1921_3_44n]
 1 
Egyptian Goose 
 2 
White Storks 
 2 
Northern Ravens 
Hochdonn [1921_4_48s]
 2 
White Storks 
Immenstedt [1821_2_09s]
 1 
Red Kite 
Kleinrade [1921_3_33s]
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1)/ Wöhrden [1819_2_29s]
 ≥2 
Garganeys 
 2 
European Stonechats 
Süderhastedt [1921_1_23s]
 1 
White Stork 
Tellingstedt [1721_4_48s]
 2 
White Storks 
Trischen (IT)
 3 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
 × 
Eurasian Spoonbills 
 5 
White-tailed Eagles 
 1 
Peregrine Falcon 
 2 
Mediterranean Gulls 
 3 
Little Terns 
 1 
Northern Wheatear 
Westerborstel [1721_4_46s]
 4 
White Storks 
Alte Schwartau [2030_3_54n]
 2 
Common Nightingales 
HL-Kücknitz Nordost [2030_4_50s]
 1 
Common Nightingale 
HL: Dummersdorfer Ufer, Dummersdorf [2031_3_41s]
 2 
Gadwalls 
 1 
Common Nightingale 
 1 
Corn Bunting 
HL: Dummerdorfer Ufer, Tierheim [2031_3_41n]
 1 
Common Nightingale 
HL: Falkenfeld Vorwerk [2130_1_02n]
 1 
Common Nightingale 
HL: Tremser Teich
 2 
Gadwalls 
HL: Vorwerker Hafen
 1 
Red Kite 
Ivendorf Süd [2031_3_31s]
 3 
Common Redstarts 
Schellbruch: Große Lagune
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
 2 
Common Shelducks 
 ≥24 
Gadwalls 
 1 
Red-breasted Merganser 
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 4 
Little Ringed Plovers 
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
 2 
Bearded Reedlings 
 ≥5 
Bluethroats 
 1 
Common Redstart 
Schellbruch: Süßwasserteich
 ≥30 
Gadwalls 
 9 
Northern Shovelers 
 1 
Eurasian Goshawk 
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
 1 
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 
 2 
Bluethroats 
Schellbruch: Heidenfelskoppel
 ≥16 
Stock Doves 
Schellbruch: Medebekwiesen
 1 
Savi's Warbler 
 2 
Bluethroats 
Achtern Barg [2022_1_14s]
 1 
White Stork 
Dünnenreihe [2223_3_44n]
 1 
Harrier, unidentified 
Hörner Au-Niederung: Meierhaus [2123_2_10n]
 1 
Bewick's Swan 
Nutteln [2022_1_04s]
 1 
White Stork 
Stör-Mühlenbeker Au Zusammenfluss[2024_3_31n]
 2 
Garganeys 
Vaale [1922_3_53s]
 7 
White Storks 
Kiel: Alter Botanischer Garten
 1 
Common Moorhen 
 2 
Eurasian Oystercatchers 
Kiel: Hassee Süd [1726_2_06n]
 1 
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 
Kiel: Rönne, Spitzkoppel [1727_1_12s]
 1 
Canada Goose 
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
 ≥8 
Little Grebes 
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Kiel: Sportzentrum der Universität
 ≥4 
Canada Geese 
 1 
Mediterranean Gull 
Kiel: Wellsee Südost [1727_1_11n]
 1 
Sedge Warbler 
Kiel: Zentrum, Exer [1626_4_48s]
 2 
Eurasian Collared Doves 
Kiel: Zentrum, Kleiner Kiel [1626_4_49n]
 1 
Common Redstart 
Kleiner Kiel
 4 
Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
Tröndelsee
 1 
Common Moorhen 
Wellsee
 2 
Canada Geese 
 2 
Domestic Ducks (Bastard) 
 2 
Northern Shovelers 
Amrum-Norddorf [1315_2_20s]
 1 
Hen Harrier 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_4_49n]
 2 
Canada Geese 
 1 
Great Egret 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6)/ Arlauschleuse [1419_4_37n]
 1-3 
Red-necked Grebes 
 1 
Eurasian Bittern 
Beltringharder Koog: Pütte westlich Aarlau-Schleuse
 1-3 
Red-necked Grebes 
 1 
European Stonechat 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_14s]
 2-4 
Black-necked Grebes 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) + Vorland [1419_1_13n]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_4_36n]
 1 
Little Ringed Plover 
Beltringharder Koog gesamt (FN6)
 5 
Black-tailed Godwits (ssp. islandica) 
 
Beltringharder Koog: Kleientnahme Süd Lüttmoordamm (FN632)
 3 
Black-tailed Godwits (ssp. islandica) 
Dagebüll-Hafen [1218_3_42n]
 1 
Red-breasted Goose 
 
Föhr-Ost [1217_3_45n]
 2 
Northern Wheatears 
Föhr-Wyk [1317_1_05n]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Halebüll [1420_3_41s]
 1 
European Stonechat 
Hallig Hooge (IH6) gesamt
 1 
Red-breasted Goose 
Hallig Hooge (IH6) Backenswarft-Anleger [1417_1_14n]
 1 
Brant Goose (ssp. hrota), Pale-bellied 
Hallig Habel (IH4)
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
Hattstedtermarsch, offshore [1419_4_59s]
 ~60 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Südbecken (FN33) [1318_2_18n]
 1 
Northern Raven 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Nordbecken (FN31)/ Mittelbecken [1318_2_07s]
 3 
Bearded Reedlings 
 
Husum [1520_1_15n]
 1 
Eurasian Collared Dove 
Katinger Watt: Katinger Priel Nord (EE142)
 1 
Domestic Duck (Bastard) 
 2 
Little Grebes 
Katinger Watt/ NABU-Naturzentrum [1718_2_10n]
 1 
Little Grebe 
 2 
Red-necked Grebes 
Katinger Watt: Olversumer Vorland (EE11)
 6 
Great Egrets 
Katinger Wald
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Katinger Watt: Eiderdammflächen N (nördl. Turm)
 1 
Jack Snipe 
Katinger Watt (EE1)/ Wald [1719_1_03s]
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
Katinger Watt (EE1)/ Olversum, Grüne Insel [1719_1_04n]
 1 
Northern Raven 
Langeneß: Ridd (IH111)
 3 
Red-breasted Geese 
 
Nordstrand [1519_1_21n]
 2 
Northern Wheatears 
PS-ZP Achtrup: Feldflur 1
 3 
Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
PS-ZP Braderup: Feldflur 2
 4 
Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
 1 
Corn Bunting 
PS-ZP Braderup: Feldflur 1
 1 
Bluethroat 
PS-ZP Büllsbüll: Feldflur 2
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 2 
Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 5 
Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
PS-ZP Büllsbüll: Feldflur 1
 2 
European Stonechats 
PS-ZP Ellhöft: Feldflur 1
 2 
Corn Buntings 
PS-ZP Humptrup: Feldflur 1
 1 
Corn Bunting 
PS-ZP Karlum: Feldflur 1
 7 
Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
 1 
Bluethroat 
PS-ZP Leckfeld-Nord: Feldflur 2
 10 
Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
PS-ZP Leckfeld-Nord: Feldflur 1
 2 
Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
 1 
Corn Bunting 
PS-ZP Lexgaard: Feldflur 1
 1 
European Stonechat 
PS-ZP Süderlügum: Feldflur 1
 5 
Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
 1 
Ring Ouzel 
 2 
Corn Buntings 
PS-ZP Wimmersbüll: Feldflur 2
 2 
Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
 1 
Corn Bunting 
Sönke-Nissen-Koog [1319_3_43n]
 2 
Grey Partridges 
St. Peter: Bad Nord [1617_4_47s]
 × 
Common Redstarts 
Strandsee Dünen Übergang Ording
 × 
Red-necked Grebes 
Sylt-Hörnum [1215_2_28s]
 1 
Red-breasted Merganser 
Sylt-Kampen, Nielönn [1016_1_22n]
 1 
Red-breasted Merganser 
Sylt-Kampen [1016_1_22s]
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
Sylt-Kampen [1015_2_30s]
 1 
European Stonechat 
Sylt-List, Klappholttal [1016_1_02n]
 1 
Northern Gannet 
 1 
European Stonechat 
Sylt-List, Ellenbogen [0916_2_27s]
 1 
Kentish Plover 
 
Sylt-List, Westerheide [1016_1_03n]
 1 
Little Gull 
Sylt-Ost, Morsum [1116_2_26n]
 1 
Horned Lark 
Sylt-Ost, Morsum-Odde [1116_2_26s]
 1 
Ring Ouzel (ssp. torquatus) 
 2 
Northern Wheatears 
Sylt-Ost, Nösse [1116_2_19s]
 1 
Common Redstart 
Sylt-Rantumbecken [1115_2_20n]
 2 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
Sylt-Westerland [1015_4_59s]
 2 
Eurasian Collared Doves 
Sylt: Jükersmarsch (IS331)
 1 
Brant Goose (ssp. hrota), Pale-bellied 
Sylt: Katrevel Nössekoog
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
Sylt: Kampener Vogelkoje bis Munkmarsch Hafen (IS32)
 ≥5 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
Sylt: Königshafen, Lister Nehrung (IS23)
 2-3 
Kentish Plovers 
Sylt: Lahnungsfelder Nössebucht/ Rantumbecken
 2 
Northern Wheatears 
Sylt: Nielönn (IS321)
 1 
Brant Goose (ssp. hrota), Pale-bellied 
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
Sylt: Rantumbecken Südostbucht (mit 8 Steininseln, 1 kl. Sandinsel)
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
Sylt: Rantumbecken Nordost-"Watt"
 2 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
Sylt: Rantumbecken alter Sielzug
 1 
Eurasian Bittern 
Sylt: Rantumbecken Schleusenhalbinsel
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
Sylt: Westerland-Seawatching
 2 
Velvet Scoters 
 2 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
 1 
Common Merganser 
Vorland Westerhever Nord (VE321) [1617_2_09s]
 1 
Red-breasted Goose 
 
Vorland St. Peter Nord: Strandsee (VE512)
 × 
Common Goldeneyes 
 × 
Northern Wheatears 
Vorland Hamburger Hallig Nordost (VN53/ VN42) [1319_3_42s]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Vorland Nordstrand-Fuhlehörn (VN721) [1518_2_19n]
 1 
Northern Wheatear 
Vorland Hamburger Hallig Ost (VN53/ VN54) [1319_3_52n]
 1 
Western Yellow Wagtail, unidentified 
 
Wildes Moor Schwabstedt/ Winnert
 2 
Eurasian Bitterns 
 1 
Hen Harrier 
 1-5 
Sedge Warblers 
 ≥5 
Bluethroats 
Wildes Moor Winnert [1521_3_55n]
 1 
Whinchat 
Wildes Moor Winnert [1521_4_46n]
 2 
European Stonechats 
Winnert nordöstl. Wildes Moor [1521_4_47n]
 1 
Bluethroat 
Winnertfeld [1521_3_45n]
 4 
Northern Ravens 
Wobbenbüll [1419_4_50n]
 1 
Common Redstart 
Alster und Mühlenau [2226_4_48n]
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
Bocksberg [2327_1_12s]
 1 
Canada Goose 
 1 
Northern Raven 
Feldmark NO Wilstedt [2226_1_25n]
 4 
Whooper Swans 
Feldmark W Bredenbeker Teich [2327_1_11n]
 2 
Canada Geese 
Forst Hagen [2327_1_24s]
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
Gut Stellmoor, Siedlung Am Hagen [2327_3_33n]
 1 
Red Kite 
Meilsdorfer Teich
 2 
Canada Geese 
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Meilsdorfer Teich [2327_4_46n]
 1 
White Stork 
Meilsdorf [2327_4_47n]
 1 
White Stork 
Rader Forst / Sielbek [2226_4_39n]
 1 
Eurasian Goshawk 
Rader Forst O Rade [2226_4_39s]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
Schwarzekate [2327_4_60n]
 2 
Canada Geese 
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Fehmarn, Grüner Brink Ost [1433_3_52n]
 2 
Caspian Gulls 
 1 
Eurasian Wryneck 
 
 2 
Corn Buntings 
Fehmarn: Grüner Brink südlich [1433_3_51n]
 3 
Red-breasted Geese 
 
Fehmarn: Bojendorf nordwestlich [1532_1_02n]
 2 
Red-necked Grebes 
 1 
Common Moorhen 
Fehmarn: NABU-Wasservogelreservat Wallnau
 1 
Great Egret 
Fehmarn: Weiher Krummensiek südlich Grüner Brink
 1 
Great Egret 
 3 
Eurasian Whimbrels 
Fehmarn: Niobe Wald
 ≥2 
Red Crossbills 
Graben südlich Fastensee
 1 
Eurasian Whimbrel 
Grömitz [1831_2_29s]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 1 
Rough-legged Buzzard 
Grüner Brink: Sandhaken
 1 
Brant Goose (ssp. bernicla), Dark-bellied 
Grüner Brink: große Lagune
 25 
Northern Shovelers 
HL: Petroleumhafen [2030_3_52s]
 2 
Gadwalls 
Lenster Strand
 1 
Common Shelduck 
 ~20 
Gadwalls 
 2 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
 2 
Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 10 
Common Ringed Plover 
 4 
Little Terns 
Ostsee: Fehmarn, Wallnau [1532_1_11n]
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
 1 
Great Egret 
 1 
Common Redstart 
Ostsee: Fehmarn, Wallnau Strand [1532_1_11s]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Stockelsdorf Mitte [2129_2_09n]
 2 
Domestic Ducks (Bastard) 
Taschensee (WVZ)
 2 
Common Shelducks 
 1 
Northern Pintail 
 2 
Greater Scaups 
 2 
Smews 
 2 
Common Mergansers 
 ~1050 
Little Gulls 
 1 
Mediterranean Gull 
 1 
Common Tern 
Timmendorfer Strand [1930_4_56s]
 1 
European Green Woodpecker 
Barmstedt [2124_4_56s]
 1 
Red Kite 
Borsteler Wohld
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
Brande südlich [2124_3_34n]
 1 
Red Kite 
Fährmannssander Elbwatt
 1 
Whinchat 
Kleientnahmestelle Wedeler Marsch
 2 
Common Sandpipers 
 1 
Green Sandpiper 
 14 
Little Gulls 
Klein Nordende [2224_3_42s]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Raa-Besenbek [2223_4_37s]
 2 
Common Kingfishers 
Schenefeld / Iserbrook [2424_2_10s]
 2 
European Stonechats 
Wedeler Marsch
 1 
Red-breasted Goose 
 
 2 
Canada Geese 
 1 
Egyptian Goose 
 1 
Garganey 
 6 
Great Egrets 
 2 
White Storks 
 1 
Eurasian Goshawk 
 ≥4 
White-tailed Eagles 
 1 
Merlin 
 
 15 
Common Cranes 
 4 
Little Ringed Plovers 
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
 18 
Little Gulls 
 2 
Mediterranean Gulls 
 1 
Caspian Gull 
 1 
Stock Dove 
 2 
Northern Ravens 
 1 
Common Redstart 
Barsbeker See
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 1 
European Stonechat 
Barsbeker See [1527_4_49s]
 2 
Common Redshanks 
Brook [1728_2_20s]
 3 
Green Sandpipers 
Ferienhausgebiet westl. Heidkate
 1 
Long-eared Owl 
Feuchtgebiet Kühren
 5 
Garganeys 
 1 
Little Grebe 
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
 1 
Sedge Warbler 
Großer Plöner See: gesamt (WVZ)
 36 
Canada Geese 
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
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