Category birdwatching

Second national BirdID training: day 3

Day 3 from the training was under risk of heavy rain too. Today our group was larger since more people joined for the weekend. Today we wanted to go to a mountain shelter next to a lake called “Strashno ezero”.…Read More

Second national BirdID training: day 2

We woke up at 6 a.m. After the intense survey last week in Norway it was time to search for birds again...Read More

The second national BirdID training in Bulgaria starts today: day 1

The second national BirdID training starts today. It is organised by the Bulgarian society for the protection of birds and the Nord-Trondelag University College HiNT...Read More

Breeding bird survey in Norway: the end

Leaving Tromso early in the morning revealed spectacular landscapes visible from the sky. It was magical. I would assume looking from space is even more beautiful. Have a look...Read More

Breeding bird survey in Norway: day 14

Route 1907 is the last one I had to survey. On the previous day we managed to find out that there is a trail leading to the first survey plot. If we hadn’t found that it would have been really difficult.…Read More

Breeding bird survey in Norway: day 13

We woke up full of enthusiasm to see the local bird life. Grabbed our staff and off we went to the north where our first survey point had to be...Read More

Breeding bird survey in Norway: day 12

Route 1911 turned out to be with rather steep slopes. So steep that even dangerous to survey. We really struggled now and then. There were two areas where we spent an hour or so to go over 300 m distance.…Read More

Breeding bird survey in Norway: day 11

Route 1924 Lyngen After the rest the new route with a number 1924 looked much easier. We were really worried looking at the steep hillside but after the rest it is a different story...Read More

Nine day birdwatching and photography trip with belgium photographers finished with great success

This time the group was with Belgium birdwatchers and photographers who wanted to photograph every single bird they see...Read More

BirdID trip in Bulgaria 2014: day 10, May 3rd – last day

“This was a great trip, based on a great formula. I will do all I can to promote the activities and benefits of “HiNT” and the BSPB” concluded Bob Dennison at the end of the final day from the trip...Read More