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Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Waning Gibbous (15 days)
moonrise at 21h45, moonset at 7h12
 Sun: sunrise at 06h15, sunset at 20h26
 Day : dawn at 05h39 and dusk at 21h02
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Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Arcen NL: Artenschutzkomplex Neue Heerenven
 6 Common Shelducks 
 7 Northern Pintails 
 ≥7 Grey Herons 
 1 White Stork 
 1 Western Marsh Harrier 
 ≥3 Green Sandpipers 
 1 Dunlin 
Niederlande [4403_3_41n]
 1 Whimbrel 
 1 Common Cuckoo 
Büsumer Deichhausen [1819_3_34s]
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Red-breasted Goose 
Büsumer Deichhausen: Restvorland
 1 Red-breasted Goose 
Büsumer Deichhausen [1819_3_35s]
 1 Grey Partridge 
Kuhlenberg [1921_3_55n]
 1 Northern Goshawk 
Odderade [1821_3_32n]
 1 Western Osprey 
HL: Hochschulstadtteil Süd [2130_3_42n]
 2 Greylag Geese 
 × Rooks 
HL: Mönkhof [2130_3_43n]
 2 Common Cranes 
Schellbruch: Medebekwiesen
 8 Greylag Geese 
Schellbruch: Süßwasserteich
 1 Little Gull 
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Schellbruch: Große Lagune
 2 Great Black-backed Gull 
Störniederung Rensing [2024_1_15s]
 2 Mute Swans 
Tröndelsee
 1 Common Redstart 
Amrum Odde: Haustal
 1 Eurasian Wryneck 
 1 Ring Ouzel 
Amrum Odde (IA4) [1216_3_51s]
 2 Ring Ouzels 
Amrum-Norddorf [1316_1_11n]
 1 Common Redstart 
Amrum-Norddorf [1315_2_20n]
 1 Common Redstart 
Amrum-Norddorf [1316_1_01n]
 6 Northern Wheatears 
Amrum: Norddorfer Marsch (IA61)
 ~700 Barnacle Geese 
Högel [1320_3_33n]
 21 Whimbrels 
 1 Green Sandpiper 
 1 Whinchat 
Husum [1520_2_06s]
 1 Eurasian Oystercatcher 
Husum, Hockensbüll [1520_1_02n]
 1 Grey Heron 
 × Rooks 
 1 Eurasian Nuthatch 
 1 Common Redpoll 
Katinger Watt (EE1)/ "Nullfläche" [1719_1_13s]
 2 Garganeys 
Katinger Watt: "Nullfläche" (EE13)
 1 Red-crested Pochard 
 22 Little Gulls 
 1 Savi's Warbler 
Klärteiche Norddorf-Amrum
 3 Garganeys 
 1 Northern Shoveler 
 1 Tufted Duck 
 1 Green Sandpiper 
 1 Bluethroat 
Niebüll [1218_2_10n]
 1 Ring Ouzel 
Osterhever Ost [1618_2_07s]
 ≥1 Bluethroat 
Sylt-Hörnum [1215_2_08n]
 1 Ring Ouzel (ssp. torquatus) 
 1 Common Redstart 
Sylt-Hörnum, Puan Klent [1115_4_58s]
 1 European Stonechat 
Sylt-Hörnum [1215_2_08s]
 2 Common Redstarts 
Sylt-Hörnum [1215_2_28s]
 1 Common Redstart 
 3 Northern Wheatears 
 1 Pied Wagtail  
Sylt-List, Ellenbogen/ Königshafen [0916_3_34s]
 1 Hen Harrier 
Sylt-List, Ellenbogen/ Königshafen/ Uthörn [0916_4_36s]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Sylt-List [0916_4_47s]
 ≥5 Ring Ouzels (ssp. torquatus) 
Sylt-Rantum [1115_4_48s]
 2 European Stonechats 
Sylt-Rantumbecken [1115_2_29n]
 2 Northern Wheatears 
 1 Pied Wagtail 
Sylt-Rantum [1115_4_58n]
 1 Northern Wheatear 
Sylt: Campingplatz Rantum
 1 Common Redpoll 
Sylt: Kleingärten Wenningstedt
 1 European Pied Flycatcher 
Sylt: Rantumwäldchen Mitte
 2 Ring Ouzels (ssp. torquatus) 
 1 Common Redstart 
 1 Lesser Redpoll 
Sylt: Westerland-Seawatching (ca. 210° - 350°, bis 10 km Sichtweite)
Data coming from an observation list 9 Greylag Geese 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Northern Shovelers 
Data coming from an observation list 2 Tufted Ducks 
Data coming from an observation list 6 Common Goldeneyes 
Data coming from an observation list 2 Red-throated Divers 
Data coming from an observation list 7 Northern Gannets 
Data coming from an observation list 7 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
Data coming from an observation list 2 Purple Sandpipers 
Data coming from an observation list 2 Great Black-backed Gull 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Eurasian Collared Dove 
Langelohe [2427_2_07n]
 2 White Storks 
Neukoppel nördlich [2128_2_17n]
 1 Northern Goshawk 
Oher Tannen / Stemwarde [2427_2_26n]
 1 Grey Heron 
 1 Northern Raven 
Curauer Moor: Südwest [2029_2_28n]
 4 Common Cranes 
Dahmer Gehege Nord [1732_3_55n]
 1 Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
Dahmer Holzkoppel
 56 Common Cranes 
 1 Stock Dove 
Gruberdieken nördlich [1732_3_34s]
 1 Eurasian Wryneck 
Oldenburger Graben: Gruber Bruch
 12 Common Cranes 
 2 Mistle Thrushes 
 2 Corn Buntings 
Ostsee: Fehmarn, Wallnau [1532_1_11n]
 2 Common Shelducks 
 2 Red-necked Grebes 
Ostsee: Fehmarn, Wallnau N [1532_1_01s]
 1 Red-necked Grebe 
Wallnau [1532_1_12n]
 4 Pied Avocets 
 1 Eurasian Curlew 
Wallnau-Hof: Mehnertteich
 4 Greylag Geese 
 3 Garganeys 
 2 Red-necked Grebes 
 45 Pied Avocets 
 4 Common Ringed Plover 
 1 Spotted Redshank 
Feldmark O Himmelmoor / Torfwerk [2225_3_33n]
 2 Canada Geese 
 6 Greylag Geese 
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Himmelmoor-Nordost [2225_3_32n]
 4 Common Shelducks 
 2 Garganeys 
 2 Northern Shovelers 
 8 Tufted Ducks 
 1 Bluethroat 
 1 Northern Wheatear 
Wedel mit Geestkante [2424_1_02s]
 ~1000 Barnacle Geese 
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
 1 Common Redshank 
Dieksrade [1725_4_50n]
 1 Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
NOK: Bucht Höhe NOK km 73,25
 6 Greylag Geese 
Büchen Dorf [2529_2_19n]
 6 Greylag Geese 
 2 Whinchats 
Büchen Dorf südlich [2529_2_19s]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
 1 Common Crane 
Duvenseer Wall westlich [2329_1_12n]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Farchauer Mühle [2330_2_16n]
 1 Northern Goshawk 
Forstamt Abendrade [2329_1_05s]
 1 Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
Grabau [2429_3_52n]
 2 Greylag Geese 
 1 Northern Raven 
Nusse südwestlich/Hevenbruch Nordost [2329_1_24s]
 1 Black Woodpecker 
Ritzerau [2329_1_24n]
 2 Common Cranes 
Ritzerauer Zuschlag: Peperland
 1 Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
Wälder Lauenburg Ritzerauer Zuschlag Südost [2329_1_14s]
 2 Greylag Geese 
Wälder Lauenburg: Ritzerauer Zuschlag West [2329_1_13s]
 2 Greylag Geese 
 2 Common Cranes 
Freudenberg [1928_3_41s]
 2 Common Cranes 
Krücken [2024_4_58n]
 1 Greylag Goose 
Weddelbrook nordöstlich [2025_3_51n]
 1 White Stork 
Weddelbrook [2024_4_60s]
 2 White Storks 
ETS: Osterfelder Koog, Bahndamm [1621_1_13n]
 2 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
 1 Green Sandpiper 
 45 Ruffs 
 2 Sedge Warblers 
ETS: Treene, Huderfähre [1621_1_14n]
 2 Garganeys 
 9 Whimbrels 
Holnis: Lagune
 1 Bluethroat 
Nieby südlich [1224_2_06n]
 1 Montagu's Harrier 
Norderstapel [1621_1_25n]
 1 Grey Heron 
Binnenalster
 × Mute Swans 
 ≥8 Greylag Geese 
 ≥13 Tufted Ducks 
 ≥2 Great Crested Grebes 
Horner Rennbahn
 ≥5 Greylag Geese 
Insel Nigehörn
 ≥84 Barnacle Geese 
 ≥5 Greylag Geese 
 ≥2 Mediterranean Gulls 
 1 Long-eared Owl 
 ≥1 Eurasian Wryneck 
 ≥3 Rooks 
 ≥1 Mistle Thrush 
 ≥1 Common Redstart 
 ≥4 Northern Wheatears 
Salzhaff/Campingplatz Pepelow[1935_3_35s]
 2 Mediterranean Gulls 
Faulenrost Ort [2342_4_38s]
 1 Eurasian Wryneck 
Faulenrost, Großes Bruch [2342_4_47n]
 1 Savi's Warbler 
Schwabendorf [2342_4_48n]
 1 Harrier, unidentified 
Hoppenrade N [2239_4_37s]
 2 Common Cranes 
 1 Corn Bunting 
Lenzer See W [2238_3_41s]
 1 Western Marsh Harrier 
Nebeltal NW Hoppenrade [2239_4_36n]
 2 Greylag Geese 
 1 Grey Heron 
 3 Common Cranes 
 2 Black Woodpeckers 
 1 Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 
HRO - Reutershagen O [1938_1_05n]
 1 Common Redstart 
Binnendünen bei Klein Schmölen
 1 Eurasian Woodcock 
Lübtheen: Feldflur am Kirchweg [2632_3_54n]
 1 Ring Ouzel 
Friedland NO, Datze NO [2347_1_14n]
 2 Crested Larks 
 1 Corn Bunting 
Torfstiche Kavelpaß O / Biogas- / Mastanlage [2347_2_06n]
 ≥17 Greylag Geese 
 4 Common Shelducks  
 2 Gadwalls 
 1 Common Goldeneye 
 1 Eurasian Bittern 
 1 Grey Heron 
 1 Western Marsh Harrier 
 2 Little Ringed Plovers 
 2 Common Sandpipers 
 5 Common Redshanks 
 3 Wood Sandpipers 
 1 Ruff 
 1 Bearded Reedling 
 2 Corn Buntings 
Torfstiche Kavelpaß, Feldflur S / Kläranlage - Biogasanlage[2347_2_06s]
 1 Crested Lark 
 1 Corn Bunting 
NSG "Nonnenhof", Kanal
 1 Mute Swan 
 ~4 Great Crested Grebes 
 1 Common Kingfisher 
NSG "Nonnenhof", Torfstiche /Grünland W [2544_2_20s]
 2 Gadwalls 
 2 Grey Herons 
Siehdichum, Feldflur N [2544_2_09n]
 1 Greylag Goose 
 1 Little Grebe 
Wustrow - Dorf [2544_2_20n]
 2 Greylag Geese 
 1 Grey Heron 
LSG "Tollenseniederung", TS NB W, Kläranlage
 ≥6 Grey Herons 
 ≥2 Little Ringed Plovers 
 ≥4 Green Sandpipers 
LSG "Tollenseniederung", Tollense O Torfstiche NB
 1 Common Kingfisher 
NSG "Nonnenhof", Lieps [2544_2_30s]
 19 Mute Swans 
 ~5 Common Terns 
NSG "Nonnenhof", WVZ S-Teil, Tollensesee Bucht Wustrow
 1 Mute Swan 
 9 Greylag Geese 
 6 Great Crested Grebes 
NSG "Nonnenhof", Große Horst
 2 Gadwalls 
 1 Common Crane 
NSG "Nonnenhof", Nonnenhof [2545_1_11s]
 ~7 Common Goldeneyes 
NSG "Nonnenhof", WVZ S-Teil Tollensesee, Fischerinsel
 2 Common Goldeneyes 
 8 Great Crested Grebes 
NSG "Nonnenhof", Lieps N-Teil [2544_2_30n]
 2 Western Ospreys 
 2 White-tailed Eagles 
NSG "Nonnenhof" W [2544_2_29n]
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
 2 Common Terns 
Ostseeküste: Ahrenshoop, Schifferberg [1640_2_06s]
 6 Greylag Geese 
Greifswalder Oie: Inselhof
 1 Common Redshank 
Klärteiche Zuckerfabrik Anklam
 58 Mute Swans 
 ~20 Greylag Geese 
 ~100 Northern Shovelers 
 1 Red Kite 
 1 Black Kite 
 ≥3 White-tailed Eagles 
 1 Black-winged Stilt 
 ≥2 Pied Avocets 
 2 Common Redshanks 
 1 Savi's Warbler 
LSG "Landgrabental" [2247_4_56s]
 1 Western Osprey 
 1 Western Marsh Harrier 
Plau am See [2539_2_29s]
 1 Grey Heron 
 2 White-tailed Eagles 
Fährinsel
 1 Ring Ouzel 
Hiddensee: Beeke
 1 Hen Harrier 
Samtens-West [1645_2_28n]
 1 Common Redstart 
Silmenitzer Heide Nord [1746_1_14n]
 1 Northern Wheatear 
Riether Werder
 7 Pied Avocets 
 3 Little Ringed Plovers 
 12 Ruffs 
 1 Whinchat 
 1 Northern Wheatear 
Norden [2409_1_02n]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Norderney [2209_4_56n]
 1 Garganey 
 4 Ring Ouzels 
Norderney: Grohdepolder
 1 Western Osprey 
Norderney [2209_3_55s]
Documentation with the AKNB required 1 Glaucous Gull 
Fedderwardersiel [2416_1_02n]
 1 Western Osprey 
NSG Moorhauser Polder
Data coming from an observation list 4 Mute Swans 
Data coming from an observation list × Greylag Geese 
Data coming from an observation list × Gadwalls 
Data coming from an observation list ≥4 Garganeys 
Data coming from an observation list × Northern Shovelers 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Great Egret 
Data coming from an observation list ≥10 Grey Herons 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Red Kite 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Peregrine Falcon 
Data coming from an observation list ≥3 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
Data coming from an observation list ≥2 Little Ringed Plovers 
Data coming from an observation list × Black-tailed Godwits 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Black-tailed Godwit (ssp. islandica) 
Data coming from an observation list ≥6 Wood Sandpipers 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Swallow, unidentified 
Data coming from an observation list 2 European Stonechats 
NSG "BS Okeraue" Steinhof
 1 Garganey 
 2 Northern Shovelers 
 2 White Storks 
 ≥4 Little Ringed Plovers 
 2 Common Greenshanks 
 1 Green Sandpiper 
 ≥12 Wood Sandpipers 
 2 Ruffs 
 1 Eurasian Penduline Tit 
 1 Sedge Warbler 
 1 Whinchat 
Rieselfelder Braunschweig
 23 Mute Swans 
 ≥7 Garganeys 
 56 Northern Shovelers 
 1 Grey Heron 
 ≥4 Red Kites 
 3 Black Kites 
 1 Little Ringed Plover 
 1 Spotted Redshank 
 5 Green Sandpipers 
 ≥4 Wood Sandpipers 
 14 Ruffs 
 2 Northern Ravens 
 1 European Stonechat 
Altenoythe-Pirgo [2913_1_25s]
 2 Eurasian Oystercatchers 
NSG Vehnemoor (Dustmeer) [2913_4_39n]
This sighting is part of a partial list ≥101 Greylag Geese 

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