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.
Lifer!
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

video
 
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; http://www.dutchbirding.nl/gallery.php?p=bigpic&gal=1&fid=2658&page=1&lang=en








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