Snow buntings wintering on beach


This November 2016 video is about snow buntings wintering on the beach of IJmuiden in the Netherlands; close to the southern jetty.

Winter birds in the USA


This video from New York state in the USA says about itself:

22 November 2016

Winter is here and the snow is falling on the Cornell FeederWatch Cam. Finding food can be especially hard in winter, and a stocked bird feeder is a welcome sight for the birds.

Watch LIVE at http://AllAboutBirds.org/CornellFeeders for news, updates, and more information about the pond and its surroundings.

This FeederWatch cam is located in the Treman Bird Feeding Garden at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Perched on the edge of both Sapsucker Woods and its 10-acre pond, these feeders attract both forest species like chickadees and woodpeckers as well as some species that prefer open environments near water like Red-winged Blackbirds.

Jay in winter, video


This video from Belarus says about itself:

Jay / Garrulus glandarius

Winter 2015-2016.

Canon EOS 7D Mark II, Sigma 170-500.

Mild winter helps chiffchaff, little egret


This is a little egret video from Azerbaijan, in the Ag-Gol National Park.

Translated from the Dutch SOVON ornithologists:

Feb 26, 2016 – In December, winter birds have been counted for the PTT project of SOVON. … Observers of 426 routes meanwhile have provided information. Their surveys show that this was a good December for chiffchaffs and little egrets. Thanks to the extremely mild weather

Coot on ice, video


This video shows a coot in partially frozen water. After small patches of ice-free water, the bird manages to reach a bigger area of ice-free water.

Everdien van der Bijl in the Netherlands made this video.

Young spoonbills’ winter in the Netherlands


This 6 February 2016 video is about two young spoonbills. Most spoonbills in the Netherlands migrate to Africa in autumn. However, some stay; including these two in the Veerse Meer lake in the Dutch Zeeland province.

More about this is here.