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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. [...]
Monday, May 30th, 2016
20 million records with and, 100,000 users in the ornitho-imperium!
Gleich zwei beeindruckende Schwellenwerte wurden in den letzten Tagen überschritten: Am Samstag, 21. Mai 2016 wurde bei bzw. die 20-millionste Beobachtung [...]
Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
„Rare Birds in Germany 2014“ published
Mit der jüngst veröffentlichten vierten Ausgabe der Reihe „Seltene Vögel in Deutschland“ folgt ein weiterer umfassender Überblick über das Auftreten [...]
Thursday, April 7th, 2016
Please protect observations of possibly breeding raptors!
Obwohl alle Greifvogelarten seit den 1970er Jahren unter strengem Schutz stehen, werden alljährlich zahlreiche Fälle von illegaler Verfolgung bekannt. Da es sich hauptsächlich [...]
Monday, March 14th, 2016
Info on the use of breeding codes
For many bird species breeding season has started already. They are busily singing and displaying, inspecting potential nesting sites and transporting nesting material. In some [...]
Monday, January 11th, 2016
European sex ratio assessment for Common Pochard, January 2016
Die Tafelente ist nach wie vor eine häufige Wasservogelart in Europa. Doch sowohl die mitteleuropäische als auch die nordwesteuropäische Population zeigen Bestandsrückgänge. [...]

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Friday, July 1st, 2016

Waning Crescent (26 days)
moonrise at 3h01, moonset at 18h09
 Sun: sunrise at 05h10, sunset at 21h41
 Day : dawn at 04h24 and dusk at 22h27
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Friday, July 1st, 2016

Hauke-Haien-Koog Nordbecken (FN31) [1318_2_06n]
 × Mute Swans 
 × Gadwalls 
 × Eurasian Teals 
 × Great Crested Grebes 
 3 Pied Avocets 
 1 Grey Plover 
 1 Common Ringed Plover 
 × Black-tailed Godwits 
 1 Spotted Redshank 
Documentation with the ASK SH/HH required 1 Marsh Sandpiper 
 1 Wood Sandpiper 
 × Ruffs 
 3 Black Terns 
 × Sand Martins 
Husum [1420_3_51n]
 1 European Stonechat 
Katinger Watt (EE1)/ Grüne Insel [1719_1_04s]
 1 Great White Egret 
Katinger Watt: Katinger Priel Südende
Verification pending 1 Western Osprey  
 1 Montagu's Harrier 
 1 Western Marsh Harrier 
Katinger Watt (EE1)/ Acker [1619_3_52s]
 1 European Stonechat 
Sylt: Katrevel Nössekoog
 2 Great Crested Grebes 
 3 Sand Martins 
Sylt: Kleientnahmeteich 14 Nössekoog-Katrevel
 7 Sand Martins 
Sylt: Nössekoog Ost (IS611)
 1 Spotted Redshank 
 2 Sand Martins 
Sylt: Westerland-Seawatching (ca. 210° - 350°, bis 10 km Sichtweite)
Data coming from an observation list 1 Common Merganser 
Data coming from an observation list 2 Red-throated Divers 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Northern Gannets 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Great Cormorants 
Data coming from an observation list 5 Sanderlings 

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