Observation site for spring migration on the river Oder

After having presented protected nature areas in the Havellaendisches Luch or the Guelper See, a recent blog was dealing with the Oder valley in general and The National Park Lower Oder especially. The National Park protects a flood plain, the last still intact in large parts of the estuary of Central Europe. A rainy, cloudy… Continue reading Observation site for spring migration on the river Oder

Waterfowl Spring migration on the flooded meadows of the river Oder/ Germany

Already several sites for nature protection with excellent birding ops in Brandenburg has been presented. One of these sites is a protected nature area in the Havellaendisches Luch or the Guelper See. If you have spare time between two tourist attractions in Germany´s sprawling capital Berlin you might be interested as a birdwatcher to know,… Continue reading Waterfowl Spring migration on the flooded meadows of the river Oder/ Germany

Fischadler in Speyside

Welcher Ornithologe träumt nicht mal von einer Fischadler – Beobachtung bei der man dem Adler direkt ins Nest gucken kann. Oder den Adler beim Anflug an´s Nest ablichten kann. Ok, in Ost-Deutschland kommt der Fischadler (Pandion haliaetus) schon etwas häufiger vor. Aber aus Artenschutzgründen ist der Zugang streng reglementiert. Das ist auch gut so. Gut,… Continue reading Fischadler in Speyside