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Re: Black Stork Tracks

Post by Jo UK » October 14th, 2009, 12:13 pm

Urmas asks us to be patient for a couple more days!

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Post by Urmas » October 23rd, 2009, 8:40 pm

So "couple" more days are over and quick list of tagged BSs from Estonia is following:
Raivo - in Israeli fishponds;
Priidu - in Darfur area, Sudan wintering;
Kaku - in Israeli fishponds;
Lembit and Leida - in Sudan, near Nile wintering;they were pair from last year, this year Leida has new mate without of marks, Lembit was a bachelor;
Valdur - stopped in Israel, now in Ethiopia wintering;
Oss - in Israeli fishponds wintering;
Pirsu - in Chad wintering;
Raivos both offspring 7115 and 7116 - in Romania;
Reet, Raivos mate - no signals fron mid of August...;
Murru - in Chad wintering;
Toomas - in Israeli fishponds.

Our German colleague Carsten Rohde spent three weeks in Israeli fishponds and read 177 colour rings + 13 metal rings of BSs. Also he took a lot of perfect images, including of our storks.

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Post by juta » October 23rd, 2009, 8:43 pm

Thank you, Urmas for the updates!
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Post by Urmas » October 23rd, 2009, 8:56 pm

Sorry, Toomas is in Egypt already by todays data... Crossed Suez Gulf today afternoon.

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Post by Jo UK » October 23rd, 2009, 9:13 pm

Great news. Thanks, Urmas.
Maybe not such great news about Reet - :unsure:

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Post by Kuremari » October 23rd, 2009, 9:18 pm

Thanks Urmas, it is so nice to get good news!
Great, we have "our BS" in Egypt - Toomas is doing well :D
and all the other storks almost made it (Reet - i wish that the transmitter just failed), of course the young ones are still in Europe - they have hard times ahead...
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Post by Olga » October 23rd, 2009, 9:32 pm

Thank you, Urmas Sellis, for the news, very much :thumbs:
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Post by asteria » October 23rd, 2009, 10:02 pm

Raivos both chicks fly together? Very good! :thumbs:

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Post by macdoum » October 24th, 2009, 12:35 am

Thank you Urmas for the news update on 'our' storks. It is very good news indeed. :nod:
And ?? Reet...who knows.. we'll keep the vigil anyway for all of them and wish them a happy wintering in the "SOUTH" and sunshine. :2thumbsup:
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Post by Urmas » October 25th, 2009, 4:32 pm

I'm also happy, if can produce good news....
Raivos juveniles flew together only up to Latvia, afterwards they are not together, but follow almost the same route (maybe genetically determined?). One of them arrived yesterday to the Greece-Turkey border area - the same place where Pirsu nearly a month stopped over.

As Renno found out - Pirsu is wintering in Zakouma National Park, unfortunately mostly known by illegal hunting and poaching on elephants... You could find some interest information from National Geographic indeed.

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Post by Bairbre » October 26th, 2009, 10:15 pm

This is wonderful news Urmas, thank you!

I don't post often but drop in every day to keep up.
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Post by Reptile » October 29th, 2009, 3:26 pm

:loveshower: Thank

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Post by macdoum » October 29th, 2009, 8:19 pm

Are White Storks allowad here ? If so see the site for satellite tracking of WS
by a combined effort of the Swiss and Alsace-Lorraine( APRECIAL.com).
This is the story of MAX :
http://www.fr.ch/mhn/cigognes/Max.htm
(you can translate -- choose En/Deutch/French )
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Post by Kuremari » October 29th, 2009, 8:24 pm

macdoum wrote:Are White Storks allowad here ? If so see the site for satellite tracking of WS
by a combined effort of the Swiss and Alsace-Lorraine( APRECIAL.com).
This is the story of MAX :
http://www.fr.ch/mhn/cigognes/Max.htm
(you can translate -- choose En/Deutch/French )
absolutely right place! ...as bociany told in first post of this thread :D
thanks Carmel, this is interesting link!

sorry not right place!
wait a little...should we move it there viewtopic.php?f=2&t=28&start=0
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Post by Jo UK » October 29th, 2009, 9:33 pm

I think it is all right here, but it can be copied on that other topic, if you want. Bociany started this one so her word is law!

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Post by macdoum » October 30th, 2009, 1:37 am

Jo UK wrote:I think it is all right here, but it can be copied on that other topic, if you want. Bociany started this one so her word is law!
Yessir,whatever you say sir....and Bociany too. :nod: :hi: :rolleyes:
Show me the way and I'm your 'man'.!!!!!!
(I don't know how to move the link,unless I start again ? Can someone else move it ?Please.)
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Post by NancyM » October 30th, 2009, 10:55 pm

macdoum wrote: Yessir,whatever you say sir....and Bociany too. :nod: :hi: :rolleyes:
Show me the way and I'm your 'man'.!!!!!!
(I don't know how to move the link,unless I start again ? Can someone else move it ?Please.)
Oh no, I am not gonna be the police person ...

And you can call me Nancy :whistling:

Carmel, how about if you just copy your post as Jo suggested and put it here>>> viewtopic.php?f=2&t=28&start=0

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Post by macdoum » October 31st, 2009, 12:35 am

Nancy, I don't know how to proceed and copy the post elsewhere...!! :puzzled: :blush: :cry: :slap:
Unless I wipe it out (would that be poss. ?) and start again ? Sorry .!!
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Post by alice44 » October 31st, 2009, 3:35 am

macdoum wrote:Nancy, I don't know how to proceed and copy the post elsewhere...!! :puzzled: :blush: :cry: :slap:
Unless I wipe it out (would that be poss. ?) and start again ? Sorry .!!
I reposted it at viewtopic.php?p=50176#p50176
Actually Carmel did it herself! viewtopic.php?p=50170#p50170

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Post by asteria » December 6th, 2009, 4:20 pm

More than a month passed. Are there any fresh news about tagged storks? :unsure:

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