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Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021

Meldorfer Speicherkoog N: Mielespeicher-Schafweiden (FD121)
 3 
Curlew Sandpipers 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_05s]
 ≥11 
Ruddy Shelducks 
 ≥7 
Black-necked Grebes 
 2 
White-tailed Eagles 
Beltringharder Koog: Kleientnahme Nord (FN631)
 ~10 
Common Goldeneyes 
 ~100 
Eurasian Spoonbills 
 ≥2 
Common Sandpipers 
 ≥1 
Little Stint 
 ≥2 
Temminck's Stints 
 ≥1 
Curlew Sandpiper 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6)/ untere Arlauwiesen [1419_2_27s]
 ≥1 
Common Quail 
ETS: Nordfelder Koog Seeth [1621_1_11n]
 2 
Western Marsh Harriers 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Nordbecken (FN31)/ Mittelbecken [1318_2_06s]
 1 
Common Redstart 
Seeth nordöstlich [1621_1_11s]
 1 
Whinchat 
Simonsberg [1519_4_39s]
 1 
Northern Raven 
Vorland Marienkoog (VN221) [1218_1_01n]
 2 
Great Egrets 
Landschaftspark Haus der Natur
 1 
Little Grebe 
Hohwachter Bucht: Behrensdorf: Klinthörn [1629_2_27s]
 3 
Whimbrels 
Kleiner Binnensee: Wiesenweiher
 8 
Great Egrets 
Kleiner Binnensee: Stiftungswiesen
 ≥5 
Common Greenshanks 
Pohnsdorfer Stauung: Ostpolder
 5 
Bearded Reedlings 
Sehlendorfer Binnensee: Beobachtungsplattform Rundblick (gesamt)
 4 
Grey Plovers 
 4 
Common Snipes 
 5 
Common Greenshanks 
 2 
Red Knots 
BĂĽltsee
 1 
Little Ringed Plover 
Langwedeler Holz [1725_4_49s]
 1 
Common Quail 
 1 
Little Ringed Plover 
Rader Insel (NOK)
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Grabau [2429_3_52n]
 1 
Red Kite 
Ammersbek / Wohldorfer Friedhof [2226_4_60n]
 ≥4 
Red-backed Shrikes 
Duvenstedter Brook, zentrale Wiesen
 1 
Eurasian Curlew 
Duvenstedter Brook: Ziegenmelkerbusch [2226_4_50s]
 2 
European Stonechats 
RegenrĂĽckhaltebecken Wohldorf
 8 
Whooper Swans 
Yachthafen KĂĽhlungsborn
 1 
Common Redshank 
 1 
Red Knot 
Lindengarten, Wismar
 3 
Common Moorhens 
Fleesenee Untergöhren [2540_2_09n]
 1 
Western Osprey 
Röbel/Müritz [2641_2_28s]
 2 
White-tailed Eagles 
Untergöhren / Fleesensee S [2540_2_10n]
 × 
Common / Arctic Terns 
 1 
Sedge Warbler 
Prerow Mitte [1541_3_35n]
 2 
Red Crossbills 
Prerow: SeebrĂĽcke
 2 
Grey Plovers 
 4 
Sandpipers / Stints, unidentified 
Kooser See [1846_1_25n]
 2 
Pied Avocets 
 12 
Grey Plovers 
 ≥25 
Common Ringed Plover 
 1 
Eurasian Curlew 
 ~40 
Spotted Redshanks 
 4 
Common Redshanks 
 18 
Common Greenshanks 
 ≥10 
Wood Sandpipers 
 1 
Ruddy Turnstone 
 1 
Red Knot 
 2 
Sanderlings 
 14 
Curlew Sandpipers 
 1 
Broad-billed Sandpiper 
 3 
Caspian Terns 
 × 
Bearded Reedlings 
Feldflur N Veikvitz [1546_1_12n]
 1 
Red-backed Shrike 
Feldflur S Bubkevitz [1546_1_02n]
 1 
Corn Bunting 
Nonnensee bei Bergen
 ≥300 
Gadwalls 
 2 
Garganeys 
 6 
Northern Shovelers 
 ~100 
Common Pochards 
 10 
Little Grebes 
 2 
Great Egrets 
 1 
Caspian Tern 
 1 
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 
 2 
Eurasian Penduline Tits 
 
 2 
European Stonechats 
Rappin [1446_3_54n]
 2 
Red Kites 
Baltrum-Westdorf [2210_3_43n]
 1 
Wood Sandpiper 
Winsen (Aller) [3325_1_15n]
 3 
White Storks 
Achterhörn [2912_3_55s]
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Schwarzes Moor [3012_1_04n]
 1 
Common Quail 
Schwarzes Moor [3012_1_04s]
 ~2 
Common Sandpipers 
 ~1 
Green Sandpiper 
Cuxhaven-Delftstrom [2118_1_11s]
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
Drawehn W Sallahn [2931_4_50n]
 1 
Eurasian Golden Oriole 
Moislingen-S [2831_1_04s]
 2 
Northern Ravens 
 1 
Ortolan Bunting 
Boller Moor bei der B 69 / Spannhake [3315_2_10s]
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Boller Moor bei der B 69 [3315_2_20n]
 1 
Red-backed Shrike 
Elisabethgroden NW Friederikensiel [2213_3_54n]
 ~50 
Eurasian Spoonbills 
Wangerooge: vor Kurpromenade
 1 
Northern Gannet 
Wangerooge: Tuunpad
 1 
Eurasian Hobby 
Lenglern [4425_1_03s]
 ≥2 
Eurasian Collared Doves 
Hohenbostel O [3622_4_47s]
 2 
Eurasian Collared Doves 
Soltau (Innenstadt) [3025_1_01s]
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
Adendorf SW, Kirchweg [2728_2_17n]
 1 
Red Kite 
LĂĽneburg, BĂĽlows Kamp
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
SĂĽttorf Nord [2729_2_29s]
 1 
Red-backed Shrike 
Hammeniederung: Hofleute Weiden SĂĽdwest [2718_4_60n]
 1 
Lesser Black-backed Gull 
Hammeniederung: Pferdeweiden SĂĽd [2719_3_45n]
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
 1 
European Stonechat 
Bloherfelde Nord (Oldenburg) [2814_4_40n]
 1 
Eurasian Oystercatcher 
Bahlen [3314_2_09s]
 1 
European Honey Buzzard 
Junkernfeldsee
 10 
Canada Geese 
 50 
Egyptian Geese 
Steller See
 150 
Egyptian Geese 
Steller See [2526_3_55s]
 1 
Green Sandpiper 
 
 1 
European Green Woodpecker 
 1 
Red-backed Shrike 
Ilkerbruchsee
 5 
Egyptian Geese 
 11 
Gadwalls 
 1 
Little Grebe 
 1 
Great Crested Grebe 
 1 
Black-necked Grebe 
 1 
Red Kite 
 2 
Little Ringed Plovers 
 5 
Common Sandpipers 
 5 
Green Sandpipers 
 2 
Great Reed Warblers 
Nördl. Ilkerbruch Ort [3529_4_40n]
 1 
Red Kite 
 ≥6 
Red-backed Shrikes 
Ă–stl. Ilkerbruch Ort [3530_3_31s]
 1 
Red Kite 
Westl. Ilkerbruch Ort [3529_4_40s]
 4 
Northern Ravens 
WOB-Teichbreite [3530_4_40n]
 1 
Red Kite 
Großgörschen, Feldflur SO [4739_3_52n]
Documentation with the DAK required 1 
Saker Falcon 
HAL-Mötzlich [4438_3_41s]
 1 
Eurasian Hobby 
 1 
Water Rail 
Friedrichshof A 12 [3648_4_47s]
 1 
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 
Wolzig NNE [3749_1_01s]
 1 
Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
 
 ≥3 
Eurasian Hoopoes 
 
 1 
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 
Wolziger See N [3748_2_20s]
 1 
Western Osprey 
 2 
White-tailed Eagles 
 1 
Water Rail 
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
 4 
Herring / Yellow-legged / Caspian Gulls 
 4 
Common Terns 
 
Spreenhagen [3749_1_02n]
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
Bergfelde [3346_1_01n]
 1 
Eurasian Hoopoe 
Boblitz Ostteil [4149_4_40n]
 1 
Northern Goshawk 
Päwesiner Lötz [3442_3_54s]
 1 
Little Grebe 
Wachower Lötz [3442_3_55n]
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Landschaftspark Rudow-Altglienicke
 2 
Garganeys 
 3 
Little Grebes 
 1 
Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
 1 
Green Sandpiper 
Gräfte Burg Vischering
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
 ≥2 
Middle Spotted Woodpeckers 
Tilbeck [4010_4_37n]
 3 
White Storks 
Halle (Westf.): Masch [3916_3_32n]
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
Hochschulviertel [4610_2_20n]
 1 
Grey Heron 
Westerenger: Ost [3817_3_32s]
 ≥10 
Common Pheasants 
 2 
Grey Herons 
 4 
White Storks 
BrĂĽhnetal, Faustsiepen [4718_3_55s]
 3 
Great Grey Shrikes 
Erkeln: Hartheiser Berg und Netheaue [4321_1_03n]
 5 
White Storks 
Uerdingen [4605_2_29s]
 4 
Rose-ringed Parakeets 
Wiblingwerde mit Breloh [4611_4_58s]
 1 
Black Kite 
Speicherstadt MĂĽnster
 1 
Green Sandpiper 
Riesenbecker Berg [3711_2_18s]
 1 
European Herring Gull 
Unna [4412_3_42n]
 1 
European Honey Buzzard 
Mehlen, Neuer Kiesteich
 1 
Common Snipe 
 2 
Green Sandpipers 
Mehlen, Teich am Kieswerk
 2 
Common Sandpipers 
Mehlen, Ortslage
 3 
Eurasian Collared Doves 
NSG "Stadtbruch von Volkmarsen"
 1 
Black Stork 
Kassel [4623_3_31s]
 ≥3 
Common Sandpipers 
 1 
Green Sandpiper 
Zell [5221_3_51n]
 1 
European Honey Buzzard 
Schönecken [5804_4_38n]
 6 
Grey Herons 
 5 
Black Storks 
 
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
am Reginarisbrunnen
 2 
Grey Herons 
Mendig [5609_2_17n]
 1 
Eurasian Golden Oriole 
Mülheim-Kärlich [5610_2_10s]
 1 
Eurasian Collared Dove 
NSG "ThĂĽrer Wiesen"
 6 
Grey Herons 
 2 
White Storks 
 3 
Black Kites 
 1 
Water Rail 
 1 
Common Nightingale 
ThĂĽr [5609_2_28n]
 3 
Egyptian Geese 
 1 
Grey Heron 
 1 
Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Vogelschutzgebiet Ober-Hilbersheimer Plateau/Engelstadt [6014_3_54s]
 5 
Northern Pintails 
Vogelschutzgebiet Ober-Hilbersheimer Plateau [6014_3_51s]
 1 
Common Quail 
 1 
White Stork 
 3 
European Turtle Doves 
Vogelschutzgebiet Ober-Hilbersheimer Plateau [6014_3_51n]
 13 
Grey Partridges 
Vogelschutzgebiet Ober-Hilbersheimer Plateau [6113_2_10n]
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Mainz "Heidelberg" [6015_2_28s]
 1 
Common Quail 
Mainz, Laubenheimer Höhe [6015_2_28n]
 1 
Rose-ringed Parakeet 
Kirf [6405_3_31n]
 2 
Grey Herons 
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
 1 
White-throated Dipper 
Wörschweiler/Schwarzenacker [6709_2_09s]
 1 
Melodious Warbler 
Asweiler [6409_1_22s]
 1 
Duck, unidentified 
S Haupersweiler (Seitzweiler, Osterhof, Wiesenhof) [6409_4_57s]
 2 
White Storks 
Ziegelweiher Bad Ochsenhausen
 1 
Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
 1 
Black Kite 
Tonbach, Untere Sonnhalde
 1 
Spotted Nutcracker 
Schallstadt [8012_1_15s]
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
FR-StĂĽhlinger [7913_3_51s]
 3 
Egyptian Geese 
Dossenheim Ă–lberg SĂĽd [6518_1_21n]
 2 
Cirl Buntings 
 0 
Rock Bunting 
Schriesheim [6517_2_20s]
 6 
Rose-ringed Parakeets 
Walldorf Storchenwiese
 47 
White Storks 
Walldorf [6617_4_60s]
 9 
White Storks 
Ettlingen [7116_1_04n]
 2 
Eurasian Hoopoes 
Ko.-MĂĽ./"Homespot"
 ≥1 
Green Sandpiper 
Herten-Mitte [8412_1_25s]
 2 
Little Ringed Plovers 
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
 2 
Green Sandpipers 
Schuppenberg [8324_2_28s]
 1 
Red Kite 
Vorsee - Ost / Dornacher Ried- Nord [8123_2_06s]
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
Wangen im Allgäu - Obermooweiler[8324_2_29s]
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
 20 
White Storks 
 8 
Red Kites 
 21 
Black Kites 
Wangen im Allgäu [8224_4_50s]
 1 
Black Kite 
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
 1 
Green Sandpiper 
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
Bischoffsee
 1 
Eurasian Hobby 
 ~10 
Northern Lapwings 
 1 
Little Ringed Plover 
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
 2 
Common Greenshanks 
Polder Erbach - Dellmensingen
 × 
Egyptian Geese 
 2 
Little Grebes 
 ≥3 
Little Ringed Plovers 
 ≥2 
Common Sandpipers 
 1 
Common Greenshank 
 ≥4 
Green Sandpipers 
 3 
Common Terns 
 ≥2 
Common Kingfishers 
NSG "WehramĂĽndung"
 3 
Egyptian Geese 
 4 
Red-crested Pochards 
 20 
Common Mergansers 
 2 
Great Crested Grebes 
 1 
Yellow-legged Gull 
 1 
Grey-headed Woodpecker 
 1 
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 
Alzenau [5920_1_13n]
 4 
Woodlarks 
Lehrberg [6628_2_20s]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Ismaninger Speichersee, Ostbecken
 7 
Egyptian Geese 
 ≥50 
Red-crested Pochards 
 1 
Great Cormorant 
 ≥2-5 
Little Egrets 
 ≥36 
Common Sandpipers 
 2 
Spotted Redshanks 
 6 
Common Greenshanks 
 1 
Black Tern 
Ismaninger Speichersee: Ă–stliches Westbecken
 ~30 
Red-crested Pochards 
 ≥2 
Common Sandpipers 
 1 
Common Greenshank 
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
 1 
Eurasian Golden Oriole 
 1 
Great Reed Warbler 
Pliening, ISS-Ost sw [7736_4_57n]
 × 
Red-crested Pochards 
 × 
Little Grebes 
 3 
Eurasian Golden Orioles 
"Grubener Seen"
 1 
Little Grebe 
 2 
White Storks 
"LIFE-Beobachtungshütte,Schlämmsee Trieb"
 2 
Canada Geese 
 × 
Greylag Geese 
SchwĂĽrbitz-SW [5832_2_29n]
 × 
Canada Geese 
 1 
Greylag Goose 
 × 
Egyptian Geese 
 2 
Great Crested Grebes 
Documentation with the DAK required 3 
Pygmy Cormorants 
 3 
Common Sandpipers 
 1 
Common Kingfisher 
Landschaftspark Unterhaching
 1 
Common Snipe 
MĂĽnchen [7835_3_52n]
 1 
Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Eppishausen Aspach [7829_1_11n]
 1 
Black Stork 
Illerstausee Kardorf
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
 10 
Ruddy Shelducks 
 1 
Little Grebe 
 1 
Black-necked Grebe 
 1 
Water Rail 
 120 
Northern Lapwings 
 1 
Little Ringed Plover 
 180 
Eurasian Curlews 
 42 
Common Sandpipers 
 1 
Common Cuckoo 
 4 
Common Kingfishers 
Eschenbach i.d. OPf. [6236_2_28n]
 × 
Great Crested Grebes 
 × 
Black-necked Grebes 
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