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  1. Edward

    Birding in and close to Reykjavík in December

    There are usually plenty of Harlequins at Hafnir but they tend to be more distant than those at Þorkötlustaðabót. The beach to the north of the harbour wall in Sandgerði is usually heaving with gulls (which attract Gyr Falcon), the harbour itself can have birds in. For walks along the coast, the...
  2. Edward

    Birding in and close to Reykjavík in December

    You are very unlikely to see Harlequin Duck in Reykjavík in winter but it’s easy to see a short drive away from the city. A reliable site is the bay Þorkötlustaðabót just east of Grindavík, eBird hotspot here https://ebird.org/hotspot/L1312736. This site north of Reykjavík is also pretty certain...