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Tuesday, January 1st, 2019
technews
Please note: Birds have become one year older!
Identifying the age of a bird is done according to the so-called calendar-years. With the turn of the year, birds hatched in 2018 no longer belong to the first calendar-year and [...]
Monday, December 24th, 2018
technews
Merry Christmas and all the best for 2019!
Wir blicken mit viel Freude und großem Dank auf ein weiteres sehr erfolgreiches ornitho-Jahr zurück. Mit über 6 Millionen Meldungen wurden 2018 noch einmal deutlich [...]
Monday, December 17th, 2018
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Red Kite roost counting on 5th/6th January 2019 – Please join in!
Seit 2007 werden in Europa am ersten Januar-Wochenende überwinternde Rotmilane an ihren Schlafplätzen erfasst. Koordiniert werden die Zählungen von der Ligue [...]
Friday, November 2nd, 2018
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Vögel in Deutschland aktuell: Rückblick auf den Sommer 2018
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Saturday, October 20th, 2018
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Resting and migrating Cranes (and other species) - please note
Tens of thousands of cranes are currently gathering in the north and east of Germany and will soon be migrating to the wintering areas in south-western Europe. Especially in the [...]
Friday, August 24th, 2018
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German Rarity Report
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Saturday, January 19th, 2019

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Friday, January 18th, 2019

FL-Neustadt [1122_4_56s]
 ≥4 Caspian Gulls 
Großenrade nördlich [1921_3_44n]
 1 Western Barn Owl 
Hedwigen-Sommerkoog Nord (MD12)
 1 Merlin 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1920_1_11n]
 17 Whooper Swans 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N: Odinsloch
 5 Common Goldeneyes 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N (FD1) [1919_2_09n]
 9 Smews 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N: Kronenloch Nordostteil
 3 Little Grebes 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog N: Mielespeicher-Schafweiden (FD121)
 4 Northern Ravens 
Wesselburenerkoog [1719_3_34n]
 13 Whooper Swans 
Schellbruch: Süßwasserteich
 2 White-tailed Eagles 
Schellbruch: Große Lagune
 2 Common Snipes  
 1 Green Sandpiper  
 ≥3 Pipits, unidentified 
 ≥15 Water Pipits 
Bekmünde [2022_4_37s]
 1 Great Egret 
Moordiek [2023_4_60n]
 128 Whooper Swans 
 181 Bewick's Swans 
Stör: Breitenburger Schleuse
 4 Common Mergansers 
Wittenbergen [2023_4_40s]
 ≥150 Barnacle Geese 
Kiel: Anschützsiedlung [1627_3_43n]
 ≥10 Bohemian Waxwings 
Kiel: Friedrichsort, Werft [1627_1_01s]
 4 Red-breasted Mergansers 
 0 Razorbill 
Kiel: Holtenau, Holzhafen und Schleusenwiese
 1 Little Grebe 
Kiel: Schwentinemündung [1627_3_41n]
 2 Little Grebes 
NOK: Außenseite alte NOK-Schleuse Kiel
 1 Little Grebe 
Amrum-Norddorf [1315_2_10n]
 5 Common Goldeneyes 
Beltringharder Koog (FN6)/ untere Arlauwiesen [1419_2_27n]
 1 Peregrine Falcon 
 16 Water Pipits 
Bordelumer Koog (MN49)
 3 Great Egrets 
Fahretofter Westerkoog (FN2)
 3 Whooper Swans 
 2 Common Goldeneyes 
Föhr-Wrixum [1317_1_03n]
 2 Northern Ravens 
Gotteskoogsee (FN9)
 4 Hen Harriers 
 14 Common Cranes 
Hallig Langeneß (IH1), Peterswarf [1317_4_39n]
 3 Red-breasted Mergansers 
Hallig Langeneß (IH1), Christianswarf [1317_4_37s]
 1 Hen Harrier 
Hattstedtermarsch [1419_4_38n]
 1 Northern Goshawk 
 56 Water Pipits 
Husum [1520_1_14s]
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Husum [1520_1_03n]
 2 Eurasian Bullfinches 
Lehmsieker Forst
 2 Northern Goshawks 
 1 Tawny Owl 
 1 Black Woodpecker 
 1 Northern Raven 
Norddorf, offshore [1215_4_59s]
 3 Red-throated Divers 
Norddorf, offshore [1315_2_08n]
 1 Red-throated Diver 
Reußenköge [1319_3_31n]
 1 Great Egret 
 5 Northern Ravens 
Seeth [1620_2_20s]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Sylt: Kläranlage Rantumbecken
 1 Eurasian Bullfinch (ssp. pyrrhula) 
Sylt: Rantumbecken (IS46) gesamt
 ≥6 Common Goldeneyes 
Sylt: Rantumbecken Südostbucht (mit 8 Steininseln, 1 kl. Sandinsel)
 2 Purple Sandpipers 
Sylt: Westerland-Seawatching (ca. 210° - 350°, bis 10 km Sichtweite)
Data coming from an observation list 3 Red-throated Divers 
Data coming from an observation listDocumentation with the DAK required 1 Atlantic Puffin 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Razorbill 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Razorbill / Common Guillemot 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Mediterranean Gull 
Vorland Hamburger Hallig (gesamt) (VN5)
 1 Great Egret 
 2 Rough-legged Buzzards 
 1 Peregrine Falcon 
 1 Northern Raven 
 ≥15 Shore Larks 
 ≥80 Snow Buntings 
Vorland Sönke-Nissen-Koog Nord (VN422)
 1 Hen Harrier 
 1 Rough-legged Buzzard 
 44 Shore Larks 
Binnenhorster Teich
Data coming from an observation list 4 Gadwalls 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Common Goldeneye 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Common Mergansers 
Data coming from an observation list 5 Northern Ravens 
Kiesgruben S Bargfeld-Stegen [2227_1_22s]
Data coming from an observation list ≥10-37 Gadwalls 
Data coming from an observation list 2-3 Common Mergansers 
Kupfermühle [2227_2_30n]
Data coming from an observation list 1 Middle Spotted Woodpecker  
NSG "Brenner Moor"
 3 Little Grebes 
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Timmerhorner Teich / Ostteich
Data coming from an observation list 2 Common Mergansers 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Northern Raven 
Travetal: nördlich Wolkenwehe: [2128_3_41s]
 4 Little Grebes 
Wilstedt renaturierte Kiesgrube
 6 Gadwalls 
 2 Great Crested Grebes 
Bad Schwartau [2030_3_43s]
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Feldmark südl. Beuthiner Holz
 1 Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
Fissau [1829_2_28s]
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Großer Eutiner See: Fissauer Bucht
 22 Common Mergansers 
Kellersee: Fissau [1829_2_27n]
 ≥20 Common Mergansers 
Hörner Au-Niederung [2124_1_12n]
 ≥120 Barnacle Geese 
Bottsand: Bodden
 10 Little Grebes 
Bottsand: Außenküste NSG
 3 Common Redshanks 
 9 Sanderlings 
Kieler Förde: Heidkate Offshore
 21 Razorbills 
Lehmkuhlen Gut [1728_3_42n]
 1 Eurasian Woodcock 
Lehmkuhlen Teich
 1 Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
Mönkeberg: Hafen
This sighting is part of a partial list 2 Red-breasted Mergansers 
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Little Grebe 
Ostsee: Laboe, Ehrenmal [1527_3_44s]
 ~20 Red-throated Divers 
 ~100 Razorbills 
Rastorfer Mühle [1727_1_05n]
 2 White-throated Dippers (ssp. cinclus) 
 1 Grey Wagtail 
Rixdorfer Teiche (gesamt) (WVZ)
This sighting is part of a partial list 8 Common Mergansers 
Schwentine: Rastorfer Mühle
 1 Common Moorhen 
 1 White-throated Dipper  
Selenter See (gesamt) (WVZ)
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Red-crested Pochard 
This sighting is part of a partial list 57 Smews 
This sighting is part of a partial list 393 Common Mergansers 
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Horned Grebe 
This sighting is part of a partial list 3 White-tailed Eagles 
This sighting is part of a partial list 3 Great Black-backed Gull 
This sighting is part of a partial list 3 Common Kingfishers 
Tresdorfer See (WVZ)
This sighting is part of a partial list 12 Smews 
This sighting is part of a partial list 67 Common Mergansers 
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Little Grebe 
Wendtorf südlich [1527_4_58s]
 44 Swan, unidentified 
 4 Bewick's Swans 
Altmühlendorf [1725_3_52n]
 1 White-throated Dipper (ssp. cinclus)  
Bordesholmer See
 ~20 Common Mergansers 
Bülk Wiesen
 ≥20 Eurasian Curlews 
 3 Rock Pipits 
Bülk: Leuchtturm
 1 Velvet Scoter 
Großwaabs nördlich [1425_2_30n]
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
Hansdorfer See
 2 White-tailed Eagles 
Karlsmindener Strandteiche (WVZ)
This sighting is part of a partial list 16 Common Pochards 
This sighting is part of a partial list 6 Smews 
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Little Grebe 
Methorstteich
 3 Green Sandpipers 
 1 Black Woodpecker 
 ~35 Water Pipits 
Ostküste Angelns und Schwansens: Schönhagen - Bookniseck (WVZ)
This sighting is part of a partial list 185 Mallards 
This sighting is part of a partial list 8 Tufted Ducks 
This sighting is part of a partial list 61 Common Goldeneyes 
This sighting is part of a partial list 12 Red-breasted Mergansers 
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Common Merganser 
This sighting is part of a partial list 3 Little Grebes 
This sighting is part of a partial list 75 Great Crested Grebes 
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Red-throated Diver 
This sighting is part of a partial list 1 Grey Heron 
This sighting is part of a partial list 6 Eurasian Coots 
Ostsee: Eck-Bucht, Karlsminde [1525_2_07s]
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
Ostsee: Eck-Bucht [1525_2_08s]
 ≥120 Razorbills 
Rümlandteich
 1 Green Sandpiper 
Rümlandteich [1724_2_19n]
 3 Water Pipits 
Strande [1527_3_31s]
 3 Red-throated Divers 
Strande nördlich [1527_1_21s]
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
Westensee: Hohenhuder Bucht
 ≥30 Smews 
 1 Little Grebe 
Lehmrade: Drüsensee [2430_1_04s]
 4 Common Mergansers 
Lütauer See
 2 Common Mergansers 
Mölln [2330_3_43s]
 1 Black Woodpecker 
NSG "Billetal" / Wohltorf / Krabbenkamp [2427_4_48s]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Ratzeburger See (gesamt)
Data coming from an observation list 1 Red-crested Pochard 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Greater Scaups 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Velvet Scoter 
Data coming from an observation list 2 Smews 
Data coming from an observation list ≥100 Common Mergansers 
Data coming from an observation list ≥10 Little Grebes 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Alsterniederung O Naherwohld [2226_2_19n]
 3 Whooper Swans 
 1 Hen Harrier 
Alsterniederung bei Fahrenhorst [2226_2_16s]
 6 Whooper Swans 
Borstel Mühlenteich
Data coming from an observation list 120 Gadwalls 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Green Sandpipers 
Segeberger Forst: Krattkoppelteich
 1 Northern Raven 
Arenholzer See
 1 Common Goldeneye 
 ≥11 Smews 
 ≥23 Great Crested Grebes 
Bennebek-Niederung: Landrüh [1622_2_29n]
 ~50 Whooper Swans 
 54 Bewick's Swans 
Bennebek-Niederung: Sprillbek [1622_2_19s]
 ~30 Whooper Swans 
 26 Bewick's Swans 
Düstnishy [1225_1_24n]
 1 White-tailed Eagle  
ETS: Börmer Koog/ Bergenhusen [1621_2_10n]
 143 Whooper Swans 
 358 Bewick's Swans  
ETS: Börmer Koog [1522_3_51s]
 26 Whooper Swans 
 27 Bewick's Swans 
ETS: Börmer Koog/ Wohlde [1521_4_60s]
 23 Whooper Swans 
 144 Bewick's Swans 
ETS: Börmer Koog gesamt
 65 Whooper Swans 
 76 Bewick's Swans 
ETS: Meggerkoog [1622_1_23n]
 7 Whooper Swans 
 13 Bewick's Swans 
ETS: Meggerkoog [1622_1_24n]
 ~8 Whooper Swans 
ETS: Meggerkoog [1622_1_14n]
 58 Whooper Swans 
 168 Bewick's Swans 
ETS: Meggerkoog [1622_1_14s]
 49 Whooper Swans 
 73 Bewick's Swans 
ETS: Meggerkoog Schusterkate [1622_1_15n]
 7 Bewick's Swans 
ETS: Spieljunken-Polder Alte Sorge-Schleife
 1 Eurasian Curlew 
Flensburger Außenförde: Schausende - Dreisacker (WVZ)
Data coming from an observation list 21 Smews 
Data coming from an observation list 18 Red-breasted Mergansers 
Data coming from an observation list 6 Little Grebes 
Data coming from an observation list 1 White-tailed Eagle 
Data coming from an observation list 1 Common Snipe 
Data coming from an observation list 4 Common Redshanks 
Gammellunder See
 2 Common Goldeneyes 
 2 Smews 
 13 Common Mergansers 
Geltinger Birk: Nordschau [1225_1_14s]
 ~2 Bearded Reedlings  
Klein Bennebek [1622_1_05s]
 24 Whooper Swans 
 20 Bewick's Swans 
Schleswig-Königsweg [1423_3_42n]
 1 Tawny Owl 
Wester-Treia [1421_4_59n]
 1 Eurasian Woodcock 
Alster, Schwanenwik
 1 Caspian Gull 
Altengamme Vorland
 2 Common Goldeneyes 
 5 Smews 
 8 Common Mergansers 
Außenalster
 12 Great Crested Grebes 
Billstedt [2426_4_38s]
 1 Mistle Thrush 
Billwerder Insel
 ≥18 Common Mergansers 
Eidelstedt / Kollauniederung [2325_4_46s]
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Farmsen-Berne / Tonndorf [2426_2_08n]
 1 Northern Goshawk 
Mittl. Landweg / Allermöhe [2526_2_08n]
 1 European Green Woodpecker 
Mittlerer Landweg [2426_4_59s]
 1 Great Egret 
Moorfleet (Golfplatz) - Billwerder Insel [2426_3_55s]
 1 Eurasian Collared Dove 
Moorfleet (Feldhofe) [2426_4_56s]
 4 Eurasian Collared Doves 
Öjendorfer See
 8 Common Goldeneyes 
Öjendorfer See [2426_2_29n]
 1 Northern Goshawk 
Öjendorfer Friedhof: Schleemer Bach
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Rissen [2424_2_16n]
 ~35 Barnacle Geese 
Rissen: Fischteiche, Wildgehege, Wedeler Au [2424_2_06n]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
 1 Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
Schenefeld / Osdorfer Feldmark mit Helmuth-Schack-See [2425_1_01n]
 1 Northern Goshawk 
Spreehafen / Wilhelmsburg [2425_4_50s]
 2 Eurasian Collared Doves 
Steinfurths Diek
 1 Little Grebe 
Tatenberg / Allermöhe [2526_2_06n]
 8 Common Mergansers 
NSG Wustrow: Kroy
 3 White-tailed Eagles 
Rerik, offshore [1835_4_57n]
 2 Black-necked Grebes 
 1 Red-throated Diver 
 1 Razorbill 
 1 Little Gull 
HRO - Stadtmitte N/Unterwarnow [1938_2_09n]
 ~15 Bearded Reedlings  
Mühlenteich Wismar
 ~160 Common Pochards 
 1 Great Egret 
 1 Common Moorhen 
Gothmann: Elbe u. Vorland 2[2630_3_35n]
 4 Northern Pintails 
Hagenow: Kleingärten, Tongruben [2533_3_41n]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Neubrandenburg, Oberbach
 1 Common Merganser 
Neubrandenburg, Ölmühlenbach-Forelle
 7 Little Grebes 
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Neubrandenburg, Ölmühlenbach-Hopfenburg
 3 Little Grebes 
Neubrandenburg, Unterbach
 1 Little Grebe 
Neubrandenburg, Uferpromenade Kulturpark
 1 Tawny Owl  
Tollensesee, WVZ N-Teil [2445_3_35n]
 1 Great Black-backed Gull 
Bad Sülze, NO, Recknitztal [1842_3_41s]
 ~50-120 Bean Geese (A.f.fabalis) 
Bad Sülze, Recknitzniederung O [1842_3_51n]
 2 White-tailed Eagles 
Barth SW [1642_1_23n]
 1 Red Kite 
Grenztalmoor, Torfstiche [1842_3_52n]
 2 Common Mergansers 
 1 Hen Harrier 
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Grenztalmoor [1842_3_42s]
 3 White-tailed Eagles 
Groß Mohrdorf [1643_2_08s]
 1 Tawny Owl 
Günzer Wiesen
 1 Eurasian Curlew 
 2 Corn Buntings 
Kavelsdorf, Feldflur N [1842_3_33n]
 350 Bean Geese (A.f.fabalis) 
Klein Damitz, NW [1644_1_13n]
 ≥20 Smews 
 10 Great Egrets 
NO Neu Bartelshagen [1643_1_23s]
 1 Eurasian Woodcock 
 1 Tawny Owl 
Prohn, NO [1644_1_03s]
 ≥1 Water Rail 
Prohner Stausee
 ≥20 Common Pochards 
Tribsees, Kronsberg, Torfstiche [1942_1_05n]
 2 Water Pipits 
Boiensdorf, offshore [1935_3_43n]
 ≥120 Red-breasted Mergansers 
NSG Langenwerder
 1 Brant Goose (ssp. bernicla), Dark-bellied 
 3 Common Shelducks 
 ≥50 Northern Pintails 
 1 Eurasian Oystercatcher 
 ≥80 Eurasian Curlews 
 15 Bar-tailed Godwits 
Proseken [2034_3_53n]
 14 Eurasian Collared Doves 
 1 Middle Spotted Woodpecker 
Vielbecker See
 83 Common Mergansers 
Zierow [2034_3_44s]
 1 White-tailed Eagle 
Zierow [2034_3_43s]
 1 Tawny Owl 
 1 Black Woodpecker 
Zierow [2034_3_43n]
 1 Common Kingfisher 
Busow [2248_2_08s]
 2 Eurasian Bullfinches (ssp. pyrrhula) 

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