donderdag 30 december 2010

Kingfisher, IJsvogel

 male Kingfisher with Stickleback

Dijkgatsweide, 30-12-2010.

zondag 19 december 2010

Ransuil en IJsvogel, Long-eared Owl and Kingfisher

Went out just one hour, for some nice birds in my local area.

Ransuil, Waarland, 19-12-2010.

IJsvogel, Geestmerambacht, 19-12-2010.

zaterdag 9 oktober 2010

Subalpine Warbler - Sylvia cantillans

Subalpine Warbler, 9-10-2010, Texel.

zondag 5 september 2010

Daurian Shrike - Lanius isabellinus - Daurische Klauwier

This morning a bird alert, Turkestan Shrike!
Near Den Helder.
Wow! go go go
At 10 am I had the bird in my scope.
It was a Daurian Shrike! adult, female.
Afther this I drove to Dijkgatsweide, 11 Red-necked Phalarope.
Nearby I saw one Bee-eater from yesterday.
Wauw, Daurian Shrike, whats next?

zondag 29 augustus 2010

Red-necked Phalarope - Phalaropus lobatus, Short Movie

Red-necked Phalarope - Phalaropus lobatus
29-08-2010, Belkmerweg, NH.

Red-necked Phalarope - Phalaropus lobatus - Grauwe franjepoot

Red-necked Phalarope - Phalaropus lobatus - Grauwe franjepoot

Belkmerweg, Noord-Holland, 29-08-2010 

zondag 22 augustus 2010

Big Pike

Big Pike

and more
Made a nice dive this morning in Ghost lake minor (Geestmerambacht) near Alkmaar.
Saw a lot of fish today.
Pike, Perch, Eel, Rivierdonderpad and more
One of the Pike,s was 1.30, 1.35 meter long, a big female.

maandag 9 augustus 2010

Le Marche Italia, 2010

some birds at camping Mar Y Sierra

Kingfisher, Hoopoe, Bee-eater, Scops Owl, Golden Oriole
and more


zaterdag 3 juli 2010

Doejong - Indische zeekoe - Dugong dugon

De temperatuur deze week deed bijna tropisch aan.
Hier een paar vakantie plaatjes van mijn ontmoetingen met Indische zeekoeien in Zuid-Egypte.

woensdag 2 juni 2010

Little Bittern, Woudaap

   Little Bittern, Alkmaar, 2-6-2010.

zaterdag 8 mei 2010

Ring-necked Duck

Ring-necked Duck, Waterpark Oude Zeug, 08-05-2010

woensdag 5 mei 2010

Iberian Chiffchaff

 Den Helder, 5-5-2010.

The bird was singing, al the time.

zaterdag 24 april 2010

Surf Scoter at Texel

Today a birdalert, Surf Scoter!

A male.
In the Netherlands a very rare bird.
The bird was in the Mokbaai on Texel.
Far away, but good looks trough the scope.

just a picture for proof, the good pictures from others are here;

zondag 14 maart 2010

Oehoe, Eurasian Eagle Owl

Eurasian Eagle Owl, Achterhoek, 14-03-2010.

donderdag 11 maart 2010

Lesser White-fronted Goose

Yesterday a large group was present,
so time to have a look this morning, 42 birds,
Harger & Pettemerpolder, 11-03-1010