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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). [...]
Tuesday, April 9th, 2019
EuroBirdPortal releases an online viewer that follows birds on the move across Europe
Today, in the framework of Bird Number 2019, the EuroBirdPortal(EBP) releases the LIVE version of its viewer: now up-to-date bird movements that take place across Europe are just [...]
Friday, April 5th, 2019
16th German Birdrace 4th May 2019 – registration started!
Wenn in ganz Deutschland Vogelbeobachterinnen und Vogelbeobachter in Teams von 2 bis 5 Personen ausschwärmen, um innerhalb von 24 Stunden so viele Vogelarten wie möglich [...]
Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019
Looking back on winter 2018/19
Die zurückliegenden Wintermonate verliefen sehr unterschiedlich: Auf einen sehr milden und regenreichen Dezember folgte im Januar eine nordwestliche Strömung, die an den [...]
Wednesday, March 27th, 2019
Info on the use of breeding codes
For many bird species breeding season has already started. They are busily singing and displaying, inspecting potential nesting sites and transporting nesting material. In some [...]

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Friday, April 26th, 2019

Waning Gibbous (21 days)
moonrise at 2h56, moonset at 11h20
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Friday, April 26th, 2019

Sulingen Stadtgebiet N [3318_2_09s]
 1 Western Barn Owl 
Wilkenburg [3624_4_56n]
 1 Eurasian Oystercatcher 
Osterode am Harz [4227_4_37n]
 1 Tawny Owl 
Grünewalde [4448_3_53n]
 1 Common Cuckoo 
Beiersdorf [5731_2_06s]
 1 Spotted Crake 

Thursday, April 25th, 2019

Belgien [5403_1_03n]
 1 Common Cuckoo 
Belgien [5303_3_54n]
 1 Wood Warbler 
 1 Eurasian Siskin 
Frankreich [8011_4_36n]
 2 Common Terns 
Frankreich [8011_3_45s]
 1 Black Woodpecker 
NSG Taubergießen/Rheinfähre Kappel-Rhinau [7612_3_53n]
 2 Tufted Ducks 
 2 Great Crested Grebes 
 2 Yellow-legged Gulls 
O Sitterswald/F [6808_4_46n]
 2 Common Redstarts 
Mieleniederung Südermiele [1820_4_59n]
 1 Little Grebe 
Süderrade [1722_3_53s]
 1 White Stork 
Trischen (IT)
Data coming from an observation list 124 Barnacle Geese 
Data coming from an observation list × Greylag Geese 
Data coming from an observation list 33 Eurasian Teals 
Data coming from an observation list × Common Eiders 
Data coming from an observation list × Eurasian Spoonbills 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Hen Harrier 
Data coming from an observation list 1 White-tailed Eagle 
Data coming from an observation list × Eurasian Oystercatchers 
Data coming from an observation list × Little Gulls 
Data coming from an observation list 2 Mediterranean Gulls 
Data coming from an observation list × Great Black-backed Gull 
HL-Dänischburg [2030_3_55n]
 1 Common Sandpiper 
Schellbruch: Süßwasserteich
 10 Greylag Geese 
 2 Common Shelducks 
 1 Little Grebe 
 2 Great Crested Grebes 
 1 Water Rail 
 1 Wood Sandpiper 
 2 Willow Tits 
 2 Savi's Warblers 
 1 Bluethroat 
Schellbruch: Große Lagune
 ≥40 Greylag Geese 
 1 Eurasian Oystercatcher 
 3 Little Ringed Plovers 
 1 Common Cuckoo 
Schellbruch: Medebekwiesen
 1 Water Rail 
 1 Common Cuckoo 
 1 Savi's Warbler 
Schellbruch: Heidenfelskoppel
 1 Whinchat 
 1 Northern Wheatear 
Trave: Schellbruch [2030_3_54s]
 19 Greylag Geese 
 5 Red-breasted Mergansers 
 1 Eurasian Oystercatcher 
Bekdorferriep [2022_3_35s]
 1 Grey Heron 
Elskop West [2122_4_59n]
 1 Red Kite 
Nordoer Heide Südwest [2122_2_10s]
 1 Hen Harrier 
Kiel: Marinearsenal
 1 Mute Swan 
 15 Red-breasted Mergansers 
 7 Common Mergansers 
 7 Common Sandpipers 
 2 Northern Wheatears 
Kiel: Mettenhof, Helsinkistraße
 ~20 Barnacle Geese 
Kiel: Tröndelsee [1627_3_51s]
 1 European Green Woodpecker 
Kiel: Wellsee Nordost [1727_1_01s]
 2 Greylag Geese 
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Savi's Warbler 
This sighting is part of a partial list 16 Sedge Warblers 
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Whinchat 
This sighting is part of a partial list 4 Bluethroats 
Kiel: Werft [1626_4_50s]
 1 Whinchat 
 13 Mute Swans 
 × Canada Geese 
 10 Great Crested Grebes 
 1 Grey Heron 
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
 2 White-tailed Eagles 
 2 Common Cranes 
Amrum-Nebel/ Steenodder Kliff [1316_3_33n]
 1 Ring Ouzel 
 10 Northern Wheatears 
Amrum-Nebel [1316_1_21n]
 2 Ring Ouzels (ssp. torquatus) 
Amrum-Norddorf [1315_2_09s]
 ~50 Common Eiders 
 ~50 Common / Velvet Scoters 
 1 Grey Heron 
 3 Black-tailed Godwits 
Amrum-Norddorf [1316_1_11n]
 1 Rough-legged Buzzard 
Amrum-Norddorf [1316_1_01s]
 1 Broad-billed Sandpiper 
Amrum-Wittdün [1316_3_45n]
 2 Purple Sandpipers 
Amrum: Kniepbucht/ Kapitäns-Haken (IA2)
 230 Common Eiders 
 1 Little Tern 
Amrum: Norddorfer Marsch (IA61)
 1 Green Sandpiper 
 1 Rook 
Amrum: Salzwiesen Teerdeich (IA11)
 2 Ring Ouzels 
Amrum: Wittdüner Marsch (IA62)
 1 Hooded Crow 
Beltringharder Koog: Sönke-Nissen-Koog Speicherbecken (FN61)
 2 Mute Swans 
 ~1000 Barnacle Geese 
 ~10 Greylag Geese 
 ~20 Eurasian Teals 
 4 Northern Shovelers 
 ~10 Tufted Ducks 
 4 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
Beltringharder Koog: Kleientnahme Süd Lüttmoordamm (FN632)
 ~15 Mute Swans 
 ~100 Barnacle Geese 
 ~30 Greylag Geese 
 ~30 Gadwalls 
 ~30 Eurasian Teals 
 1 Garganey 
 ~80 Northern Shovelers 
 ~40 Tufted Ducks 
 3 Common Goldeneyes 
 4 Great Crested Grebes 
 22 Black-necked Grebes 
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
 3 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 5 Black-tailed Godwits 
 1 Great Black-backed Gull 
 1 White-winged Tern 
Beltringharder Koog: Kleientnahme Nord (FN631)
 7 Mute Swans 
 ~800 Barnacle Geese 
 ~100 Greylag Geese 
 ~100 Gadwalls 
 ~50 Eurasian Teals 
 ~250 Northern Shovelers 
 3 Common Pochards 
 ~50 Tufted Ducks 
 6 Common Goldeneyes 
 3 Great Crested Grebes 
 1 Grey Heron 
 ~10 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 2 Great Black-backed Gull 
 1 Bluethroat 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6)/ Arlauschleuse [1419_4_37n]
Data coming from an observation list 6 Mute Swans 
Data coming from an observation list ~2000 Barnacle Geese 
Data coming from an observation list ~30 Greylag Geese 
Data coming from an observation list ~10 Gadwalls 
Data coming from an observation list ~40 Eurasian Teals 
Data coming from an observation list 3 Garganeys 
Data coming from an observation list ~20 Northern Shovelers 
Data coming from an observation list 3 Common Pochards 
Data coming from an observation list ~20 Tufted Ducks 
Data coming from an observation list 3 Grey Herons 
Data coming from an observation list ~15 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Kentish Plovers 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Black-tailed Godwits 
Data coming from an observation list ≥3 Little Stints 
Data coming from an observation list ≥2 Bearded Reedlings 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_25n]
 26 Common Eiders 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_3_34s]
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_23n]
 1 Kentish Plover 
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Little Tern 
Beltringharder Koog gesamt (FN6)
 1 Wood Sandpiper 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_4_36n]
 2 Temminck's Stints 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_2_16s]
 44 Little Gulls 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_2_26s]
 ≥4 Bearded Reedlings 
ETS: StüPl Seeth nördlich [1621_1_12s]
 1 Whinchat 
 1 Bluethroat 
ETS: Treene Hude [1621_1_03s]
 2 Common Cranes 
Föhr-Ost [1217_3_55n]
 2 Tufted Ducks 
 1 Eurasian Spoonbill 
 1 Eurasian Collared Dove 
 1 Northern Wheatear 
Föhr-Ost [1217_3_44s]
 2 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 2 Black-tailed Godwits 
 1 Wood Sandpiper 
Föhr-Ost [1217_3_45s]
 1 Wood Sandpiper 
Föhr-Wyk/ Boldixum [1217_3_54s]
 2 Common Pochards 
Föhr: Teiche Kläranlage Wyk (IF524)
 4 Gadwalls 
 10 Northern Shovelers 
 1 Common Pochard 
 2 Eurasian Spoonbills 
Gotteskoogsee Nordost [1118_4_38n]
 2 Savi's Warblers 
Hallig Habel (IH4)
 51 Greylag Geese 
 ~153 Eurasian Teals 
 4 Tufted Ducks 
 ~77 Common Eiders 
 2 Red-breasted Mergansers 
 1 Whinchat 
Husum [1520_1_14s]
 1 Western Osprey 
Husum [1520_1_05n]
 1 Eurasian Oystercatcher 
 2 Rooks 
Husum [1520_1_03s]
 1 Eurasian Oystercatcher 
Katinger Watt: Katinger Priel Nord (EE142)
 × Greylag Geese 
 2 Eurasian Teals  
 × Tufted Ducks 
 1 Little Ringed Plover 
 1-9 Common Sandpipers 
 1 Temminck's Stint 
Katinger Watt: "Nullfläche" (EE13)
 1 Little Stint 
Katinger Watt/ NABU-Naturzentrum [1718_2_10n]
 1 Savi's Warbler 
Klärteiche Norddorf-Amrum
 ≥3 Gadwalls 
 2 Garganeys 
 3 Northern Shovelers 
 2 Bluethroats 
Marienkoog Süderdeich [1218_1_02n]
 2 Northern Wheatears 
Mildstedt [1520_2_26n]
 2 White Storks 
Ophusum [1118_1_01s]
 2 Corn Buntings  
Rickelsbüller Koog (FN1)
 1 Red-breasted Goose 
 15 Common Cranes 
 ≥6 Kentish Plovers 
Rickelsbüller Koog (FN1) [1117_2_10s]
 ≥2 Corn Buntings 
Schwesing [1420_4_58n]
 1 Grey Heron 
St. Peter: Stilles Dorf
 1 Common Redstart 
Sylt-List, Wanderdüne [0916_3_54n]
 1 Rough-legged Buzzard 
Sylt-List [0916_4_47s]
 ~50 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 2 Purple Sandpipers 
 2 Little Terns 
 1 Shore Lark 
 1 Common Redstart 
Sylt-List, Ellenbogen/ Königshafen/ Uthörn [0916_4_36s]
 1 Kentish Plover 
Sylt-List [0916_4_46s]
 2 Ring Ouzels (ssp. torquatus) 
Sylt-Ost, Nössekoog [1116_1_01s]
 19 Black-tailed Godwits 
Sylt-Rantumbecken [1115_2_19s]
 7 Eurasian Teals 
 5 Northern Shovelers 
 1 Grey Heron 
Sylt-Rantumbecken [1115_2_29n]
 1 Common Redstart 
 3 Northern Wheatears 
Sylt-Rantum [1115_2_28n]
 10 Northern Wheatears 
Sylt-Westerland [1015_4_59n]
 1 European Pied Flycatcher 
Sylt: Ablaufgraben Westerland/ Tinnum
 2 Whinchats 
Sylt: Campingplatz Rantum
 1 Water Rail 
 1 Common Redstart 
Sylt: Königshafen, Lister Nehrung (IS23)
 5 Common Sandpipers 
 2 Green Sandpipers 
 ≥2 Little Terns 
 1 Common Redstart 
Sylt: Lister Koog (IS62)
 ≥10 Greylag Geese 
Sylt: Müllumschlagstation Rantumbecken
 1 Bluethroat 
Sylt: Nössekoog Mitte (IS612)
 2 Red-breasted Geese 
 ~2500 Barnacle Geese 
 ~100 Greylag Geese 
 1 Bluethroat 
Sylt: Nössekoog West (IS613)
 ~500 Barnacle Geese 
 1 Bluethroat 
Sylt: Rantumbecken Nordost-Schilf
 30 Eurasian Teals 
 1 Hen Harrier 
Sylt: Rantumbecken Südostbucht (mit 8 Steininseln, 1 kl. Sandinsel)
 19 Northern Shovelers 
 2 Red-breasted Mergansers 
 3 Great Black-backed Gull 
 2 Little Terns 
Sylt: Rantumbecken Schönungsteich
 2 Northern Shovelers 
 ~20 Tufted Ducks 
 1 Green Sandpiper 
 1 Grey-headed Wagtail (M.f.thunbergi)  
Sylt: Rantumbecken Wasserfläche
 2-8 Red-breasted Mergansers 
Sylt: Reiterhof Nössekoog W Tinnum
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Vollerwiek West [1718_2_08n]
 1 Eurasian Bittern 
Vorland Marienkoog (VN221) [1218_1_01n]
 380 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
Vorland Schobüll (VN921) [1419_4_60n]
 1 Eurasian Wryneck 
Vorland Marienkoog (VN221), Südwesthörn [1217_2_10n]
 1 Northern Wheatear 
Wester-Ohrstedt [1421_3_52s]
 21 Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
Dosenmoor Süd [1826_3_42n]
 4 Common Cranes 
Einfelder See
 ~30 Little Gulls 
NMS-Einfeld: Alte Schanze [1826_3_31s]
 3 Little Ringed Plovers 
Bargteheider Moor
 1 Common Crane 
Feldmark NW Stapelfeld [2327_3_43s]
 2 European Stonechats 
Hoisbüttel [2327_1_01n]
 1 Hen Harrier 
Landschaftspark Haus der Natur
 2 Whooper Swans 
 2 Gadwalls 
 1 Tufted Duck 
 2 Common Goldeneyes 
 4 Little Grebes 
NSG "Brenner Moor"
 ≥8 Eurasian Teals 
 ≥4 Little Ringed Plovers 
 1 Green Sandpiper 
 4 Wood Sandpipers 
 3 Ruffs 
 1 Savi's Warbler 
 1 Sedge Warbler 
 3 Bluethroats 
Rotwegen [2227_3_51s]
 1 Montagu's Harrier 
Sattenfelde [2228_1_21n]
 2 Water Rails 
Travetal: nördlich Wolkenwehe: [2128_3_41s]
 2 Water Rails 

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