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Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
The Waterbird Census goes online!
Im Rahmen eines Festaktes „50 Jahre Wasservogelzählung in Bayern“ wurde heute in München die Online-Eingabe für die Wasservogelzählung (WVZ) offiziell [...]
Friday, August 12th, 2016
Watch out for Eurasian Dotterels!
Das Brutgebiet des Mornellregenpfeifers liegt in den Fjällflächen und Tundren von Skandinavien bis Ostsibirien. Während die östliche Population in Vorderasien [...]
Monday, August 1st, 2016
Vögel in Deutschland aktuell: Rückblick auf das Frühjahr 2016
Das Wetter im vergangenen Frühjahr hielt bei durchschnittlichen Temperaturen so manche Überraschung bereit. Wir befassen uns in unserem Rückblick auf diese Jahreszeit [...]
Monday, July 11th, 2016
Alpine Swifts 2016 - help us recording the number of breeding pairs!
Mitte der 1950er siedelte sich der große weißbäuchige Segler spontan in Freiburg im Breisgau an und gründete eine neue weltweit nördlichste Kolonie - [...]
Friday, July 1st, 2016
Summer Goose count in Northrhine-Westphalia 9th/10th July
Nordrhein-Westfalen ist das Bundesland mit den höchsten Brut- und Übersommerungsbeständen von Grau-, Kanada-, Nil- und Rostgans. Während die Winterbestände [...]
Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
Traveling Europe? New version of NaturaList helps you to contribute to the second European Breeding Bird Atlas – Please take part!
Those of you, using the ornitho-App “NaturaList” will happily have noticed already that since a few days from now on it is possible to enter complete observation lists. [...]

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Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Waning Crescent (23 days)
moonrise at 1h04, moonset at 16h37
 Sun: sunrise at 07h14, sunset at 19h12
 Day : dawn at 06h41 and dusk at 19h45
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Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Amrum-Wittdün [1316_3_44s]
 ~15-70 Common Ringed Plover 
Amrum-Wittdün [1316_3_54n]
 6 Great Black-backed Gull 
Hooge Ostteil (IH611)
 2 Great White Egrets 
Stausmark [1224_4_40s]
 2 Common Ravens 
Bergstedt, Hoisbüttel [2326_2_19n]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Peenemünde, Grünland und Wald E [1848_4_38s]
 1 Common Raven 
Norderney: Nordstrand
Data coming from an observation list 3 Red-throated Divers 
Data coming from an observation list 2 Red-throated / Black-throated Divers 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Great Cormorant 
Data coming from an observation list ≥1 Common Greenshank 
Data coming from an observation list ~10 Sandwich Terns 
Großburgwedel - Süd [3525_1_02s]
 1 Red Kite 
Linumer Teiche/Jungfernteich
 1 Ferruginous Duck 
Baumgarteninsel und Spreearme
Data coming from an observation list 2 Little Grebes 
Data coming from an observation list ≥1 Common Kingfisher 
Bonn [5208_4_57s]
 1 Tawny Owl 
D-Wersten/Himmelgeist [4806_2_19n]
 1 Northern Goshawk 
Sachsenhausen NO [5818_3_53s]
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Gusterath [6206_3_53s]
 4 Red Kites 
Trier [6206_3_43s]
 5 Great Cormorants 
NO Altheim [6809_2_20n]
 1 Grey Heron 
O Böckweiler [6809_2_09s]
 1 European Stonechat 
Riesweiler [6809_4_39s]
 2 Red Kites 
Neuershausen [7912_2_16s]
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Karlsruhe [7016_1_25n]
 1 Grey Heron 
TG Rietschen: Dienstwiesenteich
 2 Common Ravens 
Helgoland: Kringelstrand
 1 Merlin 

Saturday, September 24th, 2016

Belfeld NL: Abgrabung Maalbekerweg
 1 Grey Heron 
Polen [3150_4_50n]
 ≥3 Great White Egrets 

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