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Birding and photography at lake Kerkini

Lake Kerkini – birding and photography December 10-11, 2016 I guided a group of 15 students on bird identification trip to lake Kerkini in the weekend December 10-11, 2016. We saw a total of 70 birds.…Read More
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New birding trip: day 1

route: Sofia – Plovdiv – Pazardzhik – Plovdiv Birding trip today starts at 5,30. I start a new 5 day long birdwatching trip with a small group of 2 American birders...Read More
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Birdwatching and photography trip to Oman: day 5, 8.12.2014

The day started pretty early. I had to pick up my friend from the airport at 6 a.m. so I got up at 5 to be on time...Read More
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Turnstone photography

Another photography session proved successful...Read More

Breeding bird survey in Norway: day 5

Another rainy day. At the foot of route 1905. The alarm did ring and I did hear it but once I looked outside I said no, it would not be another wet day. It was pouring rain and i decided to stay indoors.…Read More

Breeding bird survey in Norway: the start

3.45.pitch dark out there but the alarm goes on. It was time for the adventure to start. I ought to mention the light conditions because they will be different where I am going...Read More
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Breeding bird survey in Norway coming up

New trip is on my list for the coming three weeks when I shall be travelling around the northern parts of Norway to conduct a field bird survey...Read More
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Birdwatching and photography trip around Bulgaria and Greece: 24.05-2.06, day 9

Today I wanted us to try again for the Rock Partridge although the weather was really nasty. Same as yesterday but at least there wasn’t any rain and wind was fairly minor...Read More
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Birdwatching and photography trip around Bulgaria and Greece: 24.05-2.06, day 6

Wallcreeper, Ring Ouzel, Nutcracker and overnight off-road drive from a bear hide. What a day!We started with a morning walk around our hotel. The weather was rather overcast and drizzling now and then.…Read More
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Birdwatching and photography trip around Bulgaria and Greece: 24.05-2.06, day 4

Having the experience of yesterday, today we decided to start earlier and have a late breakfast. We set the alarms for 5.00 am to search for a Masked Shrike and Warblers...Read More