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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. [...]
Monday, January 4th, 2016
Please report roosts of Red Kites!
Die meisten der bei uns brütenden Rotmilane ziehen im Herbst in den Süden und überwintern in Südfrankreich und auf der Iberischen Halbinsel. Der Abzug erfolgt [...]
Friday, January 1st, 2016
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 2015 no longer belong to the first calendar-year and [...]
Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
Convenient, committed and cutting edge also in 2016 ...
Dear birdwatchers, dear users, and have been enjoying a big and growing popularity. More and more of You do use the joint portal for Luxembourg and Germany [...]
Thursday, November 26th, 2015
Breeding success of Bewick’s Swans in 2015: Please take part in European wide census on December 5th/6th
At this time of the year, assessing the percentage of young birds in wintering flocks of Bewick’s swans is a very good way of getting information on the species’ breeding [...]
Thursday, November 19th, 2015

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Sunday, February 14th, 2016

Waxing Crescent (6 days)
moonrise at 10h34, no moonset
 Sun: sunrise at 07h37, sunset at 17h35
 Day : dawn at 07h02 and dusk at 18h09
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Sunday, February 14th, 2016

Polen [3553_3_53s]
 2 Mute Swans 
 3 Common Mergansers 
Büsum: Hafen
 1 Caspian Gull  Click to display the picture
Meldorf: Hafen
 ≥3 Common Goldeneyes 
 ≥1-2 Smews 
 1 Black-necked Grebe 
 1 Hen Harrier 
Meldorfer Speicherkoog S: Speicherbecken (FD21)
 4 Whooper Swans 
Nindorf [1920_2_07s]
 1 Eurasian Sparrowhawk 
Oesterdeichstrich [1819_1_24s]
 15 Whooper Swans 
Teichgebiet Eggstedter Feld
 3 Mute Swans 
 ≥60 Greylag Geese 
 6 Common Mergansers  Click to display the picture
 1 Great Cormorant  Click to display the picture
 6 Great White Egrets 
 1 Great Grey Shrike 
Vorland Friedrichskoog Nord (VD3) [1919_3_34s]
 1 Merlin 
Dummersdorfer Ufer: Silkteich
 4 Mute Swans 
 1 Red-necked Grebe 
HL-Schiereichenkoppel [2129_4_50n]
 2 Mute Swans 
 2 Great Cormorants 
HL: Dummersdorfer Ufer NSG [2031_3_51n]
 55 Greylag Geese 
HL: Dummerdorfer Ufer, Tierheim [2031_3_41n]
 1 Grey Heron 
Trave: Dummersdorfer Ufer, Silk
 3 Common Goldeneyes 
 3 Little Grebes 
Horstreihe [2123_4_47s]
 22 Great White Egrets 
Kellinghusen: Rensinger See
 6 Greylag Geese 
 3 Great Cormorants 
Winselmoor: Torfsee
 2 Greylag Geese 

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