On 17 March, after the dunlins and curlews of De Putten bird reserve, to the coastal dunes.
A wheatear sitting on a pole.
This is a wheatear video.
Then, to Weijenbus En Vroonmeer Nature Reserve.
Shelducks. Black-tailed godwits. Gadwall ducks.
Over a hundred barnacle geese.
On the bank of a ditch, a great black-backed gull.
To the right of the road, a group of grey lag geese, with in between them two white-fronted geese and a domestic goose.
We continue to the Fort benoorden Spaarndam.
Shoveler ducks.Teal. Many black-tailed godwits. Redshanks.
Many wigeons on the other bank.