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Friday, April 19th, 2024

Leester Marsch [2918_4_60n]
 ≥2 
Grey Partridges 
Brachwitz [4437_3_32s]
 1 
Western Yellow Wagtail, unidentified 
Erfweiler-Ehlingen [6809_1_02n]
 1 
Common Nightingale 

Thursday, April 18th, 2024

Niederlande [4901_1_24n]
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
 1 
Lesser Black-backed Gull 
Belgien [5403_1_11s]
 2 
Canada Geese 
 1 
European Stonechat 
 2 
Common / Lesser Redpolls 
Belgien [5403_1_21n]
 1 
European Stonechat 
Belgien [5402_2_20s]
 ≥1 
European Stonechat 
Frankreich [6502_1_22s]
 1 
Woodlark 
 2 
Common Redstarts 
Eidersperrwerk Süd
 6 
Mediterranean Gulls 
Großenrade nordöstlich [1921_3_45n]
 2 
White Storks 
Großenrade nördlich [1921_3_44n]
 3 
White Storks 
Klärteiche Rehm-Flehde-Bargen
 1 
Sedge Warbler 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1819_4_47n]
 1 
Greater Scaup 
 2 
Little Gulls 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1819_4_58s]
 2 
Long-tailed Ducks 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N: Kronenloch Westteil
 1 
Horned Grebe 
Mötjensee südlich [1720_1_04n]
 1 
Eurasian Bittern 
Rehm-Flehde-Bargen [1720_1_03s]
 1 
European Green Woodpecker 
Rehm-Flehde-Bargen östlich [1720_1_04s]
 2 
Bluethroats 
Trischen (IT)
 × 
Eurasian Spoonbills 
 3 
White-tailed Eagles 
 2 
Little Terns 
Volkerswurth [1820_2_27s]
 1 
Bluethroat 
Wittenwurth [1720_1_14s]
 1 
Hen Harrier 
HL-Kücknitz Nordost [2030_4_50s]
 1 
Common Redstart 
HL-Travemünde: Priwall Süd [2031_3_33n]
 6 
Common Shelducks 
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
 1 
Common Nightingale 
 2 
Common Redstarts 
HL: Alte Trave [2130_1_21s]
 1 
Eurasian Oystercatcher 
 1 
Caspian Gull 
HL: Dummersdorfer Ufer NSG [2031_3_51n]
 1 
Eurasian Wryneck 
 1 
European Green Woodpecker 
 2 
European Stonechats 
 1 
Corn Bunting 
HL: Dummersdorfer Ufer, Dummersdorf [2031_3_41s]
 2 
European Stonechats 
Lauerholz: Wesloer Wiesen [2130_1_15n]
 1 
Stock Dove 
 1 
European Pied Flycatcher 
Lauerholz Mitte [2130_1_05s]
 1-2 
Stock Doves 
 1-4 
Wood Warblers 
Lauerholz: Westteil
 1 
Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
NSG "Südlicher Priwall"
 × 
Gadwalls 
 × 
Northern Shovelers 
 2 
Little Ringed Plovers 
 2 
Common Ringed Plover 
 1 
Common Redshank 
 1 
Common Redstart 
Schellbruch: Große Lagune
 × 
Gadwalls 
 1 
Western Osprey 
 2 
Little Ringed Plovers 
Schellbruch: Süßwasserteich
 3 
Northern Shovelers 
Schellbruch: Medebekwiesen
 2 
Water Rails 
 1 
Savi's Warbler 
Trave: Pötenitzer Wiek, Priwall [2031_3_34n]
 2 
Gadwalls 
 1 
Red-breasted Merganser 
Breitenburger Wald
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
 1 
Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
Grönland [2123_4_46s]
 2 
White Storks 
Hohenlockstedt [2023_2_08n]
 2 
European Stonechats 
Horstgraben [2123_4_47n]
 1 
Hen Harrier 
Itzehoe: Malzmüllerwiesen
 × 
Canada Geese 
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Kehrweg [2222_4_40n]
 1 
Red Kite 
Klärteiche Reher
 6 
Common Shelducks 
Kleiner Weg [2223_1_22n]
 2 
White Storks 
Kollmar [2223_1_22s]
 1 
Common Redstart 
Kollmar [2223_1_23n]
 1 
Common Redstart 
Krim [2024_2_30n]
 3 
White Storks 
Lockstedt südöstlich [2024_1_03n]
 1 
Red Kite 
Neumühlen Fischteiche
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
Quarnstedt nordöstlich [2024_2_29n]
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
 1 
Red Kite 
Schierenwald [1924_3_51n]
 1 
Red Kite 
Selkweg [2223_3_32n]
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
Siethwende [2223_1_05s]
 1 
White Stork 
Springhoe Gut [2024_1_01n]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Steinburg [2123_3_35n]
 1 
White Stork 
Störniederung: Breitenburg West [2023_3_54n]
 2 
Northern Ravens 
Kiel: Düsternbrook Ost [1626_4_40s]
 2 
Eurasian Oystercatchers 
Kiel: Gaarden West [1626_4_59n]
 1 
Red Kite 
Kiel: Wik, Sporthafen [1626_2_29s]
 1 
Mediterranean Gull 
Amrum-Wittdün/ Steenodde [1316_3_33s]
 1 
Red-throated Loon 
Amrum-Wittdün [1316_3_43n]
 2 
Northern Wheatears 
Amrum: Norddorfer Marsch (IA61)
 2 
Egyptian Geese 
Behrendorf [1421_2_16s]
 1 
Hen Harrier 
 1 
Whinchat 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_24n]
 1 
Red-breasted Goose 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_4_49n]
 ≥1 
Common Goldeneye 
 1 
Great Egret 
Beltringharder Koog: Pütte westlich Aarlau-Schleuse
 4 
Red-necked Grebes 
 6 
Bearded Reedlings 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_14s]
 2 
Black-necked Grebes 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_4_38s]
 1 
Eurasian Bittern 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_14n]
 1 
Great Egret 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_25s]
 4 
White-tailed Eagles 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_1_04s]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6) [1419_4_36n]
 12 
Kentish Plovers 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6): Sönke-Nissen-Koog Speicherbecken [1419_1_05n]
 1 
Corn Bunting 
Bondelum Ost, Wald [1421_2_29s]
 2 
Northern Ravens 
Dagebüll-Hafen [1218_3_42n]
 2 
Eurasian Collared Doves 
Hallig Hooge (IH6) Backenswarft-Anleger [1417_1_14n]
 1 
Red-breasted Goose 
Hallig Hooge (IH6) Ost-Lütt Jap-Landsende [1417_1_25n]
 1 
Brant Goose (ssp. hrota), Pale-bellied 
Hallig Hooge (IH6) Ockelützwarft-Kirchwarft Süd [1417_1_13s]
 1 
Brant Goose (ssp. hrota), Pale-bellied 
Hallig Hooge (IH6) Kirchwarft Nord-Hafen [1417_1_13n]
 1 
Red-breasted Merganser 
Hallig Langeneß (IH1), Süderhörn [1317_3_34s]
 1 
Little Tern 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Südbecken (FN33) + Vorland [1318_2_17s]
 1 
Garganey 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Südbecken (FN33) + Vorland [1318_2_28n]
 1 
Garganey 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Südbecken (FN33) [1318_2_18s]
 3 
Garganeys 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Südbecken (FN33)
 5 
Garganeys 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Süd (FN33)/ Ockholmer Westerkoog [1318_2_29n]
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
 1 
European Stonechat 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Südbecken (FN33) [1318_2_19s]
 1 
Black Tern 
Hauke-Haien-Koog Neuer Bongsieler Kanal [1318_2_08s]
 ≥13 
Horned Larks 
Husum, Hockensbüll [1520_1_02n]
 1 
Hen Harrier 
Katinger Watt (EE1)/ "Nullfläche", Waldsee [1719_1_13n]
 ≥1 
Garganey 
Katinger Watt: Katinger Priel Nord (EE142)
 2 
Tufted Ducks / Greater Scaups 
 2 
Little Grebes 
Katinger Watt: "Nullfläche" (EE13)
 ≥6 
Common Goldeneyes 
Katinger Watt (EE1)/ Grüne Insel [1719_1_04s]
 1 
Northern Raven 
Klärteiche Risum-Lindholm Ost
 1 
Little Grebe 
Klixbüll [1119_3_52s]
 2 
Grey Partridges 
NSG Westerspätinge (FE2)
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
 2 
Bearded Reedlings 
Oldersbek [1521_3_41n]
 1 
Grey Partridge 
 1 
European Stonechat 
 ≥2 
Northern Wheatears 
Oster Offenbüllkoog [1619_1_05s]
 1 
Common Redstart 
Osterhever [1618_2_08s]
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
PS-ZP Bosbüll: Feldflur 3
 1 
Grey Partridge 
PS-ZP Klixbüllfeld: Feldflur 1
 2 
Grey Partridges 
PS-ZP Klockries: Feldflur 2
 1 
European Stonechat 
PS-ZP Klixbüll: Feldflur 1
 1 
Northern Wheatear 
PS-ZP Klixbüll: Feldflur 2
 2 
Corn Buntings 
PS-ZP Oster-Schnatebüll: Feldflur 2
 1 
Lesser Black-backed Gull 
PS-ZP Stedesand: Feldflur 1
 1 
Eurasian Collared Dove 
Reußenköge [1419_2_06s]
 1 
Corn Bunting 
Seebüll: Nolde Garten
 1 
Peregrine Falcon 
Sophien-Magdalenen-Koog [1319_4_57n]
 1 
Hen Harrier 
Südermarsch, Voßkuhle [1520_3_33s]
 1 
Common Crane 
Sylt-List, Ellenbogen/ Königshafen [0916_3_34s]
 1 
European Stonechat 
Sylt-Ost, Morsumkliff [1116_2_18n]
 7 
Ring Ouzels 
 1 
Corn Bunting 
Sylt-Ost, Nössekoog [1116_1_12n]
 1 
Northern Wheatear 
Sylt-Ost, Morsumkliff [1116_2_17n]
 2 
Northern Wheatears 
Sylt-Rantumbecken [1115_2_29n]
 ≥10 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
Sylt-Rantum [1115_4_48s]
 1 
Hen Harrier 
Sylt-Rantumbecken [1115_2_30n]
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
Sylt-Rantum [1115_4_38s]
 1 
Northern Raven 
Sylt-Rantum [1115_2_29s]
 1 
Northern Wheatear 
Sylt: Rantumwäldchen Ost
 1 
Eurasian Spoonbill 
 1 
Northern Raven 
Sylt: Rantumer Salzwiese
 1 
Northern Raven 
Sylt: Westerland-Seawatching
 1 
Red-breasted Merganser 
 7 
Northern Gannets 
Vorland Dockkoog/ Porrenkoog (VN931) [1520_1_01n]
 1 
Red-throated Loon 
Vorland Sönke-Nissen-Koog Süd (VN61) [1319_3_54s]
 1 
Northern Gannet 
 
Vorland Westerhever Nord (VE321)/ Pütten Stufhusen [1617_2_10n]
 ≥3 
Northern Wheatears 
Wester-Ohrstedt [1421_3_53s]
 1 
European Stonechat 
Wildes Moor Schwabstedt/ Winnert
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Wildes Moor Winnert [1521_3_55n]
 1 
Whinchat 
Winnert [1521_3_33s]
 1 
White Stork 
Witzwort, Obbenskoog Mitte [1519_4_50n]
 1 
Eurasian Bittern 
Feldmark NW Bargfeld-Stegen [2227_1_11n]
 1 
Eurasian Hobby 
 
Feldmark O Wulksfelde (Alster) [2226_4_48s]
 1 
Bluethroat 
NSG Brenner Moor
 1 
Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
 1 
Water Rail 
 2 
Savi's Warblers 
 3 
Sedge Warblers 
 2 
Bluethroats 
Rotwegen [2227_3_51s]
 2 
Canada Geese 
 5 
Egyptian Geese 
Travetal: nördlich Wolkenwehe: [2128_3_41s]
 1 
Sedge Warbler 
 1 
Bluethroat 
Fehmarn: Grüner Brink [1433_3_41s]
 2 
Common Redshanks 
Fehmarn: Niobe [1432_4_50s]
 2 
Red Crossbills 
Grömitz [1831_4_38n]
 2 
Common Moorhens 
 2 
Eurasian Oystercatchers 
Grüner Brink: große Lagune
 × 
Common Shelducks 
 × 
Gadwalls 
 × 
Northern Shovelers 
Grüner Brink: mittlerer Weiher
 × 
Red-necked Grebes 
Hemmelsdorfer See:Herrman-Löns-Turm (Rundblick)
 1 
Savi's Warbler 
HL: Petroleumhafen [2030_3_52s]
 2 
Common Shelducks 
 2 
Gadwalls 
Kieferngehege Südost [1830_3_34n]
 ≥6 
Little Grebes 
 1 
Western Marsh Harrier 
Lenster Strand
 2 
Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 ≥8 
Common Ringed Plover 
 7 
Little Terns 
 1 
Arctic Tern 
MhB-sh125-Fehmarn Wulfener Hals
 3 
Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 4 
Stock Doves 
 1 
Common Redstart 
Bokel: Feldmark südwestlich Mühlenteich [2124_2_26s]
 1 
Red Kite 
Borstel-Hohenraden [2324_2_09s]
 1 
White Stork 
Borstel-Hohenraden [2224_4_60s]
 1 
White Stork 
Breedenmoor [2225_4_38s]
 10 
European Stonechats 
Feldmark N Wedel [2324_3_54s]
 1 
Woodlark 
Holm: Golfplatz [2324_3_43n]
 2 
Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 1 
Woodlark 
Holmer Sandberge-Nordwest [2324_3_42s]
 1 
Woodlark 
Kleientnahmestelle Wedeler Marsch
 1 
Red-breasted Goose 
 
 ≥3 
Canada Geese 
 5 
Tundra Bean Geese 
 1-5 
Garganeys 
 2 
Great Egrets 
 2 
White Storks 
 3 
White-tailed Eagles 
 3-4 
Little Ringed Plovers 
 1 
Common Sandpiper 
 1 
Green Sandpiper 
 ≥3-5 
Little Gulls 
 ≥1 
Northern Raven 
Klein Nordende [2224_3_42s]
 1 
Eurasian Goshawk 
Krabatenmoor [2324_4_46n]
 ≥1 
Woodlark 
NSG "Butterbargsmoor"
 1 
Northern Raven 
Pinnauniederung O Renzel [2225_3_43s]
 1 
White Stork 
Schenefeld: Friedrichshulde [2324_4_60n]
 ≥1 
Northern Raven 
Scholenfleth, Mühlenwurth [2323_3_35n]
 1 
Eurasian Collared Dove 
 2 
Long-eared Owls 
Tütsmoor [2324_3_44n]
 1 
Woodlark 
Wedeler Marsch mit Brunnenschutzgebiet [2424_1_01s]
 1 
Great Egret 
Wedeler Marsch: Idenburg [2323_4_60s]
 2 
White Storks 
Barsbeker Deich [1527_4_49n]
 1 
Green Sandpiper 
 2 
European Stonechats 
Barsbeker See [1527_4_49s]
 1 
Northern Wheatear 
Fargau-Pratjau: Schmütz [1628_3_42n]
 1 
Common Redstart 
Ferienhausgebiet westl. Heidkate
 2 
Common Redstarts 
Gehege Fadenstedt
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
Laboe: Dünenlandschaft
 2 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
Lanker See: Bucht nördlich Appelwarder
 1 
Eurasian Bittern 
Ostsee vor Stein
 ≥2 
Arctic Terns 
Postsee: Sieversdorfer Brücke [1727_3_45n]
 1 
White-tailed Eagle 
Raisdorfer Krötenteiche
 4 
Red-necked Grebes 
Schmütz (Forst)
 2 
Stock Doves 
 1 
Black Woodpecker 
 1 
Mistle Thrush 
 1 
Common Redstart 
Schönberger Salzwiesen südl.Heidkate
 1 
Bluethroat 
Schwentine: Preetz, Kirchseeabfluss
 2 
Grey Wagtails 
Stiftungsland HOW Postseefeldmark
 11 
Canada Geese 
 3 
Northern Shovelers 
Strandsee und Strand Dünenlandschaft Laboe
 3 
Red-breasted Mergansers 
Bastenberg [1722_4_60s]
 1 
White Stork 
Bordesholmer See
 ~50 
Little Gulls 
 2 
Lesser Black-backed Gulls 
Bülk Wiesen
 2 
Little Ringed Plovers 
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