Thursday, 8 April 2010

Whitethroat, Staszelowka Witow, Poland 12.7.2009

Grey Wagtail, Witow, Zakopane, Poland, 11 & 13.7.2009

Crossbill, Lysa Polana, Poland, 10.7.2009

Black Redstart, Staszelowka Witow, Poland, 12.7.2009

Short-toed Eagle, Karagaac,Turkey, 26.3.2009

Blue Rock Thrush, Tlos, Turkey, 25.3.2009

Black Redstart, Kaya, Turkey, 24.3.2009

Barnacle Geese with young, Adventfjorden, Spitsbergen, 11 & 14.7.2008

A frequent nesting bird, those from here spend the winter on the Solway.

Little Auks, Plataberget cliffs, Adventfjorden, Spitsbergen, 14.7.2008

Puffins, Gasoyate, Adventfjorden, Spitsbergen, 15.7.2008

Snow Bunting, Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, 14.7.2008

Female feeding young. Ventilation openings in the walls of the wooden houses of the settlement seem to be a favoured nesting site.

Purple Sandpiper, Adventfjorden, Spitsbergen, 13.7.2008

Long-tailed Duck, Adventdalen, Spitsbergen, 11.7.2008

Ivory Gull, Adventdalen, Spitsbergen, 13.7.2008

Grey Phalarope,Adventdalen, Spitsbergen, 12.7.2008

A rare photo of a chick. Often tended by the male bird rather than the female

Glaucous Gull, Adventdalen, Spitsbergen, 11.7.2008

Brunnich's Guillemot, Billefjorden, Spitsbergen, 15.7.2008

Large nesting colony, Diabasodden cliffs

ArcticTern, Adventdalen, Spitsbergen, 12.7.2008

Arctic Skua, Hotellneset, Adventfjorden, Spitsbergen,12.7.2008

Green Sandpiper, Phassouri, Cyprus, 20.4.2008

Spur-winged Plover, Phassouri, Cyprus, 20.4.2008

Masked Shrike, Smyies, Cyprus, 16.4.2008

Pied Wheatear, Platres, Cyprus, 18.4.2008

Bonelli's Eagle, Choletria, Cyprus, 18.4.2008

Black-winged Stilt, Phassouri, Cyprus, 20 4.2008