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.

Great crested grebe bathes in winter, video


This video shows a great crested grebe in winter plumage, bathing in an ice hole in the Netherlands.

See also here.

Birds with ice on their tails, video


This video shows various bird species in a garden on a winter day with problems with ice on their tails: blackbird, brambling, male and female chaffinch, collared dove

Hjhof in the Netherlands made this video.