Black-tailed godwits are back


This 17 March 2017 video from Biesbosch national park in the Netherlands shows many black-tailed godwits, back from wintering in Africa. Also, a few gadwall ducks.

Rare moustached warbler in Dutch national park


This video from Cyprus is called Moustached WarblerAcrocephalus melanopogon.

Today, a moustached warbler was heard in the Dutch Biesbosch national park.

It was only the second time ever in the Netherlands for this south European bird, a rare vagrant further north.

Last year, one was heard and ringed in the Ooijpolder nature reserve near Nijmegen.

Kestrel eats rodent, video


In this 28 February 2017 video, a female kestrel eats a rodent in Biesbosch national park in the Netherlands.

Jos van den Elshout made this video.

Smew couple swimming


This video shows a female and a male smew, swimming in Biesbosch national park in the Netherlands.

Bittern in national park


This 25 February 2017 video shows a bittern in Biesbosch national park in the Netherlands.

Bittern in national park, video


This 14 February 2017 video shows a bittern in Biesbosch national park in the Netherlands.

Luuk Punt made this video.

Great egrets wintering


This 31 January 2017 video by the Dutch SOVON ornithologists is about a flock of great egrets wintering in Biesbosch national park in the Netherlands.