Category bird survey

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
Grytoy island © Iordan Hristov

Bird survey in Norway: day 13 & 14, 16-17.06.2016

Beautiful midnight sun at 3.00 a.m. made the start of the day fantastic. Additionally a singing Sedge Warbler right in front of the guest house made the start even better...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
Andenes

Bird survey in Norway: day 10

Today’s route was familiar to me from last year and i knew it wasn’t difficult. There was some hillside but nothing like yesterday’s route...Read More
Norwegian house © Iordan Hristov

Bird survey in Norway: day 8&9

I just realised it’s been a week since i have arrived. Well it’s been a week of many challenges, lots of water and scenic views. So was my route. It started with a little bit of rain but that is normal for here.…Read More
Arctic circle

Bird survey in Norway: day 6, the arctic circle

Today’s route had to be started half an hour later, which gave me some extra time for sleeping. Just as i expected, the area was rather productive...Read More
norwegian lake

Bird survey in Norway: day 5

Today was expected to be an easy route and yes it was. It still took me just over 4 hours but they were easy...Read More
Meadow Pipit © Iordan Hristov

Bird survey in Norway: day 2

Wet, wet, wet! That’s what i would say for today. I was totally soaked wet. When i woke up it was only a gentle drizzle and according to the forecast it was supposed to stop. Well it did for 5 min.…Read More
Eider Ducks © Iordan Hristov

Bird survey in Norway: arrival

After an early start from Sofia at 4am to get the flight and three flights i finally made it Tromso. The last flight was very picturesque. Spectacular views were revealing ever so often...Read More