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Recent content by albatross02

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    Bird photography in Munich

    Saw it to late. Most known is Kasimir in palais garden of Nymphenburg. https://www.google.de/maps/place/Waldkauz+Kasimir/@48.1550197,11.4946734,15z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x4f5eb89179ca1a75!8m2!3d48.1550197!4d11.4946734
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    What birds do you want to see in Australia?

    Gang Gang Cockatoo Yellow taild black Cockatoo Red-tailed black cockatoo Crimson Rosella Southern Cassowary Emu Spinifex pigeon Australian king parrot Superb fairywren
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    Bird Watching: River Rhine

    At river Rhine I have not good knowledge. I can send you maps and information from books. Middle of August to Middle of September is peak of migration. To see Broad billed Sandpiper near Greifswald chance is very high. In this time 20 - 25 different wader at one day is unsual. Also Caspian tern...
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    9-Euro-Ticket

    For the information "For 9 euros, you can travel throughout Germany on local/regional trains for a whole month in June, July or August. Sales at Deutsche Bahn will start on 23 May 2022. Benefits for you Flat rate: it gives you unlimited travel on local/regional transport services...
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    Vacation outside Europe ?

    Jos and Jogresh, thank You very much for help.
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    Birdhide near Florence Italy

    Daccia Botrona and Maremma is about 170 km south of Florenz.
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    Tropical Birding During Rainy or Dry Season Best?

    Often bird sit after rain on electric cables.
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    Tropical Birding During Rainy or Dry Season Best?

    Rain saison, check before messages of Dengue fever. In migration time also tropics can be excellent. E.g. wader migration in March in Laem Pak Bia/ Pak Thale in Thailand. There also other migrants from Sibiria or Far East in Thailand. E.g. Spoon billed Sandpiper.
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    Vacation in June outside Europe

    Hello together, I want to get recommandation for vacation outside Europe. Fly about 2 to 4 hours. Target birds and wildflowers like orchids. First and second week of June. I want swim and watching birds or hike in mountains. I am familar with high mountains because I do 80 - 100 mountain tours...
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    Vacation outside Europe ?

    Hello together, I want to get recommandation for vacation outside Europe. Fly about 2 to 4 hours. Target birds and wildflowers like orchids. First and second week of June. I want swim and watching birds or hike in mountains. I am familar with high mountains because I do 80 - 100 mountain tours...
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    European Mountain Birds

    Look for ornitho.ch ornitho.fr ornitho.de ornitho.at How report this birds and contact them. Citril Finch is more a little bit west located. Most east place in Germany is south of Lenggries at Moosenalm at mountain Schafreuther. For Lammergeier you need exact location to make sure to find...
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    European Mountain Birds

    Alpine Chough is almost on each peak, more like you want if you have food. Wallcreeper is possible near lift of Karwendel Spitze. Nutcracker is not difficult in Alps. Alpine Accentor and Snow Finch also at Karwendelspitze. Lammergeier very high chance in valley of Rauris in Austria.
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    What countries or regions are good for solo birding?

    Look at this video, what happened with this policemen. No chance to throughing stones to push 25 big dogs away.
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    What countries or regions are good for solo birding?

    Another big different to US I think is dog attacks in wildness but also in villages and huge towns. In Germany 50.000 dog attacks happened per year, included dead cases every year. I suppose in US this problem is much fewer because in case of dog attacks the dog owner have to pay high...
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    What countries or regions are good for solo birding?

    Southern Europe is every problem with shooting birds. Big bird trapping is in Egypt which is south of Cyprus. So escape distance in Europe is much more, maybe 3 - 5 more ) than I know it from US ( Texas, California ) or Argentina ( 4 x visit ). If you stop car in Europe 400 feed away from...
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