2011/05/10

WBW Birds this week

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Fisktärna -  Sterna hirundo - Common Tern
NF Photo 110506 suddenly a lot of them appeared. Usually there are mostly gulls at that location. So I was a bit surprised.
Buskskvätta - Saxicola rubetra - Whinchat, male
NF Photo 110506 just arrived from the south.

Brun Kärrhök - Circus aeruginosus - Marsh Harrier. male
NF Photo 110506 the best shot I have from this one. And I think I found it´s nest. :)
Tofsvipa - Vanellus vanellus - Northern Lapwing
NF Photo 110507, it was just outside the car. Had to lean out the window to take the shot.
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16 comments:

  1. Det var väldigt vad du var lyckosam att hitta dessa fåglar. Har nog bara sett Tofsvipa någon gång.

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  2. Lovely images.
    The Harrier flight shot is fantastic.

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  3. Lovely set of photos. Still waiting to catch up with a Whinchat this year.

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  4. It looks like things are warming up in the North. These pictures are something. I would love to see a harrier one day. I hope you'll be able to get some nesting shots!

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  5. All very nice photos and interesting birds but I especially like the terns. We get lots of Common Terns down here in our summer.

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  6. Great birds and your photos are wonderful. The Lapwing is my favorite and I always enjoy the Terns.

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  7. Så flotte bilder! Jeg liker godt at du skriver navn på alle språk og jeg er imponert over fuglefunnene dine. Hos meg går det i måker...

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  8. Great work in capturing the harrier in flight. I also love the lapwing picture. Beautiful.

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  9. Love the Northern Lapwing photo. Wonderful images and great post!

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  10. Great shots!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

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  11. Lovely variety!
    I love the Lapwing!
    And the Terns, maybe you were there at the right moment :)

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  12. Wonderful photos!! The crown on that lapwing is Awesome looking---

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  13. Underbart.. härligt :)
    Vilka vackra fåglar du har här .. och vilken kanon bild på Buskskvättan :)

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  14. wonderful post! love the shot of all the terns on the dock!

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