Text,images and video: Tiit Hunt, www.rmk.ee
Estonian text published 30.09.201
On Thursday we once more moved the webcam in the
In addition to cranes, the
In the large plains of the
In addition to Sassi the main stopping-places of barnacle geese are in Haeska, the Saastna peninsula and the Liustemäe - Keemu shore; the overnight places are in the Lõpe bay, Haeska shore, Topi bay and Salmi bay (the so-called Salmi sea arm).
In addition to the coast meadows here the geese go in daytime to feed in the fields in the neighbourhood and up to
The day before yesterday about 350 bean geese could be seen, busy in the shallow water of the bay, and hundreds of greater white-fronted geese and about twenty grey geese flew past. Of smaller birds a flock of lapwings was evident as well as a group of wagtails and skylarks that every now and then briefly called quite like the springtime song.