Black Stork Webcam Discussion ~ Tiit & Tiina ~ 2013

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Re: Black Stork Webcam Discussion ~ Tiit & Tiina ~ 2013

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Shanta wrote::hi: Annliz,
saw the visitor also, but bird is on my pics not clear to see. But found this photo
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Yes I saw more birds too. :-)
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Are these the birds that make such a loud noise? I did not see these, but sure heard a lot of shrieking.
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loveofnature-ohio-us wrote:Are these the birds that make such a loud noise? I did not see these, but sure heard a lot of shrieking.
Yes I think those birds make that noise and maybe jay's too. Sometimes it's hard to hear other sounds because of them. :laugh:
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:book: The Jays in Ohio, USA sure don't sound that harsh, but maybe it's because they are so close to the microphone. Which ever bird they are, they've been around a lot lately. :nod: Good picture.
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Shanta and Annliz,

these two look like two young Blackbirds.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_Blackbird

They can call very loud, but not shrieking like a Jay.
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i looked up some sound samples of blackbirds. these do not much remind the beautiful flute-like songs that blackbirds sing in the spring time.
the first is warning calls by a male ("pot-pot-pot-pooo" which make me think of a worried hen :mrgreen: ):
http://www.xeno-canto.org/132636

the second is a male's "evening call" or as it's said in Xeno-canto: "Territorial male making noise before going to roost."
http://www.xeno-canto.org/135810
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I have asked a "birder" friend and he confirms, it's two young black birds!
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ame wrote:i looked up some sound samples of blackbirds. these do not much remind the beautiful flute-like songs that blackbirds sing in the spring time.
the first is warning calls by a male ("pot-pot-pot-pooo" which make me think of a worried hen :mrgreen: ):
http://www.xeno-canto.org/132636

the second is a male's "evening call" or as it's said in Xeno-canto: "Territorial male making noise before going to roost."
http://www.xeno-canto.org/135810
Thanks for your inputs Bea, ame and Felis silvestris. Yes ame, the sound samples sounds familiar. They are always so loud, especially at the dusk. Amazing how their repertory of sounds can change. And yes loveofnature-ohio-us, the picture is good. :-D I agree Bea that the Jay has a more shrieking sound. :-D
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Thanks for all the great information by all of you. It's wonderful to talk with people from all over the world. :D
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:hi:
Many thanks for help and information Bea, ame and Felis silvestris!

04. Sept. was another bird too, maybe anyone can tell me the name of this one.
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You´re welcome, Shanta :wave:

It seems that you caught a Songthrush this time :nod:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Song_Thrush

German - Singdrossel
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Singdrossel
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Thank you Bea!
It is a pity that the Songthrush has brought me no Serenade :whistling:
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Brief visit of a jay

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Today, a Crested Tit, Lophophanes cristatus (formerly Parus cristatus) paid a visit :rolleyes:



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18:02 Another guest, a Blackbird

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The nest looks so pretty. :D
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While viewing my videos recorded yesterday, I found two other birds that visited the Black Storks' nest.

They were a Great Spotted Woodpecker, holding a prey in its beak:



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... and a Nuthatch

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Thank you for all the photos and videos you supply :wave:
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