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Tuesday, May 21st, 2024

Südermarsch [1520_2_26s]
 1 
Common Nightingale 
Curauer Moor: Südwest [2029_2_28n]
 ≥1 
Corn Crake 
Norderney: Leuchtturm
 1 
Common Quail 
Maiberger Wiesen - Süd
 0 
Corn Crake 
Fröndenberg/Ruhr [4412_4_59n]
 ≥3 
Long-eared Owls 
Unna [4412_2_28s]
 1 
Little Owl 
Naumburg [4721_3_31n]
 1 
Common Nightingale 
Oetrange
 2 
Common Nightingales 

Monday, May 20th, 2024

Kiekkaaste (NL) [2709_3_33s]
 1 
Western Osprey 
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
 2-4 
Bearded Reedlings 
Niederlande [4102_2_06s]
 1 
White Stork 
Niederlande [2709_3_32s]
 2 
Common Cuckoos 
Niederlande [4102_2_16n]
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
Niederlande [4802_2_18s]
 3 
Woodlarks 
Niederlande [4802_2_19s]
 2 
European Stonechats 
Niederlande [4104_3_35s]
 1 
European Stonechat 
Polen [3150_4_50n]
 3 
Thrush Nightingales 
Belgien [5503_4_37n]
 1 
Peregrine Falcon 
Belgien [5503_4_38s]
 1 
Eurasian Collared Dove 
 1 
Common Redstart 
Frankreich [8011_3_45s]
 1 
Common Merganser 
Frankreich [8111_1_24n]
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
 × 
Sand Martins 
 
Brunsbüttel Zentrum, Hafen[2120_2_08n]
 1 
Eurasian Collared Dove 
Dithm. Eidervorland West (EE212) [1719_1_25n]
 1 
Grey Partridge 
Dithmarschen, offshore [1815_4_50s]
 1 
Black Tern 
Dithmarschen, offshore [1815_4_48s]
 3 
Black Terns 
Eidersperrwerk Süd
 15 
Mediterranean Gulls 
Elbmündung, offshore [2016_2_20n]
 ~10 
Canada Geese 
Fieler Moor [1820_2_29n]
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
Fieler Moor Nordwest [1820_2_28n]
 1 
Red-backed Shrike 
 2 
Sedge Warblers 
 1 
Bluethroat 
Großenrade nördlich [1921_3_44n]
 2 
White Storks 
Krumstedt [1920_2_30n]
 1 
Corn Crake 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1819_4_47n]
 2 
Garganeys 
 2 
Eurasian Spoonbills 
 ~20-37 
Little Stints 
 1-5 
Curlew Sandpipers 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1819_4_58s]
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
Neufeld [2020_3_52n]
 3 
Eurasian Collared Doves 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
Nindorf [1920_2_07s]
 1 
Red Kite 
Süderhastedt [1921_1_23s]
 2 
White Storks 
Trischen (IT)
 × 
Eurasian Spoonbills 
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 × 
Little Terns 
 1 
Black Tern 
 1 
Red-backed Shrike 
 1 
Common Redstart 
Vorland Neufelderkoog (VD5211) [2119_2_09n]
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
 6 
Mediterranean Gulls 
 99 
Gull-billed Terns 
Vorland Dieksanderkoog Nord (VD41) [1919_3_41s]
 1 
Montagu's Harrier 
Weddingstedt [1720_4_36s]
 3 
White Storks 
HL-Dänischburg [2030_3_55n]
 2 
River Warblers 
 2 
Common Nightingales 
HL-Karlshof [2130_1_04n]
 1 
River Warbler 
HL-Teerhofinsel Süd [2030_3_53s]
 1 
Common Redstart 
HL-Travemünde: Priwall West [2031_1_23s]
 1 
Eurasian Oystercatcher 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
 1 
Eurasian Golden Oriole 
NSG "Südlicher Priwall"
 ≥2 
Egyptian Geese 
 ≥26 
Common Shelducks 
 ≥2 
Little Grebes 
 4 
Great Egrets 
 ≥2 
Little Ringed Plovers 
 ≥1 
Common Redshank 
 ≥1 
Wood Sandpiper 
Schellbruch: Süßwasserteich
 ≥10 
Gadwalls 
 1 
Domestic Duck (Bastard) 
 ≥1 
Little Grebe 
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
 
 3 
Great Egrets 
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 1 
Mediterranean Gull 
 
 1-2 
Common Cuckoos 
 1-2 
Bluethroats 
Documentation with the AK-SH/HH required 1 
Bluethroat (ssp. svecica) 
Schellbruch: Große Lagune
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
 
Schellbruch: Medebekwiesen
 1 
European Green Woodpecker 
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
Schellbruch: Heidenfelskoppel
 1 
Red-backed Shrike 
Schellbruch: Kleine Lagune Ost
 1 
Bluethroat 
Auufer [2024_3_41s]
 1 
Red Kite 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
 2 
Northern Ravens 
 1 
European Stonechat 
Auufer [2024_3_42s]
 3 
European Stonechats 
Breitenburger Moor: Südwest [2123_2_18n]
 3 
White Storks 
Breitenburger Moor Ost [2024_3_52n]
 1 
Red Kite 
 2 
Red-backed Shrikes 
Hörner Au-Niederung: Meierhaus [2123_2_10n]
 1 
Whinchat 
Krückaumündung [2223_3_42s]
 6 
Canada Geese 
Siebenecksknöll [2124_1_03n]
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
Siebenecksknöll [2024_3_53s]
 2 
European Stonechats 
Winseldorf [2023_4_37s]
 2 
Canada Geese 
Winseldorf [2023_4_37n]
 1 
European Stonechat 
Wulfsmoor Feldmark westlich [2024_3_53n]
 2 
Common Cuckoos 
 1 
Red-backed Shrike 
 2 
European Stonechats 
Kiel: Hasseldieksdammer Weg [1626_4_47s]
 6 
Common Moorhens 
Kiel: Kroog [1727_1_12n]
 4 
Canada Geese 
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Kiel: Rönne, Spitzkoppel [1727_1_12s]
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Kiel: Schwartenbek [1626_1_24s]
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
Kiel: Tröndelsee [1627_3_51s]
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
Kiel: Wellsee Südost [1727_1_11n]
 1 
Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
 1 
Sedge Warbler 
 1 
Thrush Nightingale 
Kiel: Wellsee Nordost [1727_1_01s]
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
 2 
Sedge Warblers 
 1 
Thrush Nightingale 
Wellsee
 3 
Domestic Ducks (Bastard) 
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 2 
Common Cuckoos 
Amrum-Nebel [1315_2_30s]
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
 1 
Eurasian Woodcock 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
 1 
Long-eared Owl 
 ≥1 
Northern Wheatear 
Amrum-Nebel [1316_1_22s]
 1 
Eurasian Collared Dove 
Amrum-Nebel [1316_1_21s]
 3 
Long-eared Owls 
 1 
Mistle Thrush 
Amrum-Nebel [1316_1_21n]
 1 
Eurasian Treecreeper 
 1 
Mistle Thrush 
Amrum-Norddorf-QMF, Kniepsand [1315_2_18s]
 2 
Red-necked Grebes 
Amrum-Norddorf [1316_1_11s]
 1 
Stock Dove 
Amrum-Norddorf [1315_2_20s]
 2 
Stock Doves 
Amrum-Wittdün [1316_3_42n]
 1 
Egyptian Goose 
Amrum-Wittdün [1316_3_44n]
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
 1 
Little Tern 
 1 
Eurasian Collared Dove 
Amrum-Wittdün/ Steenodde [1316_3_33s]
 1 
Common Nightingale 
Amrum-Wittdün [1316_3_32s]
 1 
Common Nightingale 
 1 
Common Redstart 
Amrum: Dünen Wittdün (IA56)
 1 
Stock Dove 
 1 
Eurasian Collared Dove 
Amrum: Dünen Süddorf (IA55)
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
Amrum: Klärteiche Wittdün
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
 1 
Thrush Nightingale 
Amrum: Norddorfer Marsch (IA61)
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
Amrum: Salzwiesen Nebel + Steenodder Kliff (IA13)
 1 
Water Rail 
Amrum: Vogelkoje Nord (IA91)
 1 
Western Osprey 
 1 
Northern Raven 
 1 
Wood Warbler 
 1 
Eurasian Treecreeper 
Amrum: Wittdüner Marsch (IA62)
 2 
Common Sandpipers 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_15n]
 2 
Canada Geese 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_4_49n]
 2 
Ruddy Shelducks 
Beltringharder Koog: Kleientnahme Süd Lüttmoordamm (FN632)
 ≥4 
Garganeys 
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 1 
Temminck's Stint 
 1 
Curlew Sandpiper 
 2 
Broad-billed Sandpipers 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_15s]
 1 
Garganey 
 2-9 
Black-necked Grebes 
 1 
Little Egret 
 1 
Kentish Plover 
 ≥3-30 
Little Stints 
 ≥1-2 
Temminck's Stints 
 ≥4-8 
Curlew Sandpipers 
 1-2 
Broad-billed Sandpipers 
Beltringharder Koog: Pütte westlich Aarlau-Schleuse
 3-5 
Garganeys 
 3-5 
Red-necked Grebes 
 2 
Great Egrets 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_24n]
 1 
Red-breasted Merganser 
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
 1 
Little Tern 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_14s]
 6 
Black-necked Grebes 
 1 
Kentish Plover 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_4_37s]
 1 
Black-necked Grebe 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_14n]
 6 
Black-necked Grebes 
 3 
Little Terns 
Beltringharder Koog: Kleientnahme Südost, Wobbenbüll (2016)
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
Beltringharder Koog: Holmer See (FN67)
 13 
Eurasian Spoonbills 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_4_38s]
 1 
Eurasian Bittern 
 2 
Great Egrets 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6)/ Arlauschleuse [1419_4_37n]
 3 
Great Egrets 
 4 
Common Cranes 
 1 
Water Rail 
 3 
Little Ringed Plovers 
 1 
Temminck's Stint 
 4 
Little Terns 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_2_16s]
 1 
Little Egret 
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 1 
Kentish Plover 
 1 
Corn Bunting 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_4_36n]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 1-6 
Kentish Plovers 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_23n]
 1 
Curlew Sandpiper 
 1 
Little Tern 
Beltringharder Koog: Sönke-Nissen-Koog Speicherbecken (FN61)
 ≥360 
Little Gulls 
Beltringharder Koog: Lüttmoorsee (FN62)
 ≥300 
Little Gulls 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6)/ untere Arlauwiesen [1419_2_27s]
 1 
Little Tern 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
 1-3 
Bearded Reedlings 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) + Vorland [1419_1_23s]
 1 
Sternidae, unidentified 
Breklumer Koog [1419_2_09s]
 1 
European Stonechat 
Cecilienkoog (MN42)
 1 
Montagu's Harrier 
Dorotheenhof [1120_1_23n]
 1 
Eurasian Curlew 
 1 
Western Barn Owl 
Emmelsbüll [1118_3_52n]
 1 
Eurasian Collared Dove 
 2 
Common Redstarts 
ETS: Nordfelder Koog, Schwabstedt-Neulandshof [1621_1_01s]
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
ETS: Nordmoor Norderstapel West [1621_1_13s]
 1 
European Stonechat 
ETS: Tollenmoor Rott, Treene [1521_4_48n]
 1 
Common Quail 
 2 
Long-eared Owls 
ETS: Treene Hude [1621_1_03s]
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
ETS: Treenemarsch Winnert 1/ Wildes Moor [1521_4_47s]
 1 
Corn Crake 
 1 
Thrush Nightingale 
 1 
Bluethroat 
ETS: Treenewiesen Wildes Moor Winnert
 1 
Corn Crake 
Finkhaushalligkoog-Speicherbecken (FE1), Lundenbergsand [1519_2_30s]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Finkhaushalligkoog-Speicherbecken (FE1), Lundenbergsand
 8 
Common Sandpipers 
Föhr-Midlum [1217_3_31s]
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
Föhr-Midlum [1217_3_31n]
 1 
Western Yellow Wagtail, unidentified 
Föhr-Oevenum [1217_3_33n]
 1 
Garganey 
Föhr-Oevenum [1217_3_34n]
 1 
Stock Dove 
Föhr-Ost [1217_3_32s]
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
Föhr-Ost [1217_3_45n]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Föhr-Ost [1217_3_34s]
 1 
Northern Raven 
Föhr-Ost [1217_3_43n]
 2 
Western Yellow Wagtails, unidentified 
Föhr-Süderende [1216_4_46s]
 2 
Corn Buntings 
Halebüll [1420_3_41s]
 ≥2 
Eurasian Collared Doves 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
 1 
Common Redstart 
Hallig Habel (IH4)
 5 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
 3 
Eurasian Spoonbills 
Hallig Langeneß (IH1), Watt NW [1317_3_42s]
 1 
Red-breasted Merganser 
Hallig Norderoog (IH7)
 1 
Hen Harrier 
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Hattstedt [1420_3_42n]
 1 
European Honey Buzzard 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Mittelbecken (FN32)
 1 
Red-breasted Merganser 
 2 
Eurasian Spoonbills 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Nordbecken (FN31) [1318_2_06n]
 1 
Eurasian Bittern 
 ≥10 
Little Stints 
 2 
Curlew Sandpipers 
Husum [1520_1_14s]
 1 
Common Quail 
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