New island for nesting birds constructed


This 26 April 2016 video is about the construction of an artificial island for common terns and other nesting birds, in the Inlaag Oesterput nature reserve in Zeeland province in the Netherlands.

Avocet bathing, video


This video is about an avocet bathing in Zeeland province in the Netherlands.

See also here.

Two sperm whales saved from stranding


This 2 April 2016 video from Breskens in Zeeland province in the Netherlands shows a sperm whale swimming and blowing.

Translated from RTL TV in the Netherlands today:

Two sperm whales have been successfully returned to sea this morning, after they had been seen in the Westerschelde estuary between Vlissingen and Breskens.

Volunteers of the lifeboat organisation KNRM and Rijkswaterstaat with their boats made a funnel on the water so that the sperm whales could only swim towards the sea. “The operation was successful. The sperm whales are off Cadzand,” said a spokesperson for Rijkswaterstaat.

England: East coast sperm whales stranding investigation continues: here.

Curlew in Dutch Zeeland, video


This video shows a curlew, foraging near the Oesterdam in Dutch Zeeland province.

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Many avocets, video


This video shows many avocets, and some black-headed gulls and black-tailed godwits and two Mediterranean gulls on the grass, on Tholen island in Zeeland province in the Netherlands.

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Dutch windmill video


This video is about working windmill De Verwachting in Tholen town in Zeeland province in the Netherlands.

From that mill, one can see another working windmill and the old town center.

Kingfisher catching fish, video


In this video, a kingfisher catches a fish, while a coot swims past.

Tineke Wetselaar from Westkapelle in Zeeland province in the Netherlands made this video.