Tag Archives: Squacco Heron

Birding Romania Pt2

11 Jun

25/5/2019

Danube Delta-Mila 23-Letea

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Mila 23

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Bearded Tit

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Squacco Heron

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Purple Heron 

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Little Bittern

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White Stork at nest

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Great White Pelican

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A mix of “The Africa Queen” and “Apocalypse Now”

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Pallas’s Gull

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Whiskered Tern 

Letea

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Collared Pratincole 

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Samphire-very salty but not unpleasant  

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♀.Red-footed Falcon

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Spoonbill

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Photographing from the back of a truck at Letea

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White Stork 

 

 

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Traditional fisherman’s shelter

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Thunderstorm that followed us back to Mila 23

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Dalmatian Pelican

Mila 23

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Traditional Russian entertainment at Mila 23.

 

 

 

Birding Romania Pt1

10 Jun

 

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The statutory pose at Doncaster Robin Hood airport-no doing the “bolt”!

 

24 May 2019

 

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A brief stay near Bucharest airport

 

Cariera quarry

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Souslik sp

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♀Pied Wheatear

 

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Graphosoma lineatum – Minstrel bug

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Common Tern

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Great Reed Warbler

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Hobby

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Cormorant and Pygmy Cormorants

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Squacco Heron

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Red-necked Grebe

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Juvenile White-tailed Eagles