Category birds

Long-legged Buzzard

Bird photography hides test

I just returned from testing two new photography hides for Eastern Imperial Eagle. Colleagues have been feeding the eagles weekly for a few months now and we had left a photo trap to follow the scene.…Read More
Sunset over Pomorie saltpans © Iordan Hristov

september birding trip: day 3 – saltpans

Today we are traveling towards the coast where the group will stay for three nights. We decided to have an earlier breakfast and depart earlier to have enough time for birding along the route.…Read More
Red-footed Falcon © Iordan Hristov

september birding trip: day 2 – Red-footed Falcon

What an exciting day. I really needed to do some birding lately and here i go. I finally had the chance to do some proper all day birding...Read More
Short-toed Eagle © Iordan Hristov

September birding trip: day 1 – Short-toed Eagle

I just started a new birding trip hired by Naturetrek and its local operator Pandion Tours...Read More

New Bulgaria bird checklist

The Bulgarian National Rarities Committee (BUNARCO) just published an update of the birds recorded in Bulgaria. This is the second edition of the list up to December 31, 2014...Read More
birdwatching trip in Central Balkan mountains

Central Balkan mountains – Four day birdwatching trip, day 4 – 26.07.2015

Madzharovo – Central Balkan Mountains – Sofia This is our last day of this short birdwatching trip so we had to leave after breakfast...Read More

Four day birdwatching trip, day 3 – 25.07.2015

Madzharovo – the volcano crater We started at 6.30 a.m. to make use of the cool weather and drove for a mile to reach our place for the pre breakfast birding...Read More
Dotterel © Iordan Hristov

Bird survey in Norway: day 18, 21.06.2015 – Dotterel

What a day! The whole issue for the key to the barrier turned out to not that much of an issue...Read More
Ptarmigan © Iordan Hristov

Bird survey in Norway: day 12 – Ptarmigan

The alarm rang at 3 a.m. as usual. I packed quickly and headed to the route. It was going to be a long walk today...Read More
sperm whale © Iordan Hristov

Bird survey in Norway: day 11 – sperm whale

Today was a day off. The forecast was for rainy weather so i better utilize this time appropriately. Still woke pretty early though...Read More