Water vole in garden, video


Carla van de Pol made this 30 May 2016 video in her garden in the Netherlands. It shows a European water vole feeding on ferns.

Redshank and black-tailed godwit video


This video from the Netherlands shows a redshank and a black-tailed godwit, and the differences between these two bird species.

Young albatross learns to fly


This Laysan albatross video from Kauai island in Hawaii says about itself:

30 May 2016

Honua head out towards the ocean with mighty wing flaps and hops. Watch live courtesy of Cornell Lab of Ornithology here.

Young Dutch sea eagles ringed


This video shows white-tailed eagles hunting in Flevoland province in the Netherlands.

This May, not only a young sea eagle in Dutch national park Oostvaardersplassen has been ringed.

Earlier this month, also two eaglets in Zwarte Meer nature reserve were ringed. These two young birds weighed 4 and 5 kilogram respectively. As food, their parents had brought to the nest a northern pike, a bream, seven coots, four great crested grebes, two gadwall ducks and a hare.

Purple heron looks for food


This 29 May 2016 video shows a purple heron looking for food near Donkse Laagten nature reserve in the Netherlands.

In the background, an icterine warbler sings.

Wildlife on Dutch Voorne island


This 30 May 2016 video is about Dutch nature reserves Spuimond and Beningerslikken on Voorne island.

It shows birds like great egret, avocet and sedge warbler.