Concern over protection of LSE nests in Estonia

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Re: Concern over protection of LSE nests in Estonia

Post by juta » June 30th, 2016, 9:56 pm

You are right, Asteria. Today there was adjustment, it was buzzard.

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Post by ghost ink » June 30th, 2016, 11:31 pm

Yes, indeed, I read it too today... it turned out to be buzzard (after closer investigation), although the nesting spot generally was well known as a place for LSEs. And now it's gone.
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Post by asteria » July 1st, 2016, 8:50 am

But the bird had greyish color while Martin and Maret are brown, could it be a honey buzzard?

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Post by vainamoinen » July 2nd, 2016, 9:15 am

asteria wrote:But the bird had greyish color while Martin and Maret are brown, could it be a honey buzzard?
No, Honey Buzzard is a late breeding species. Their chicks should be very small in the end of June.

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Post by asteria » July 2nd, 2016, 3:55 pm

Then it is some other bird, not the same with common buzzard.

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Post by asteria » August 6th, 2016, 9:17 am

And her lucky elder sibling Tormi

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Post by Biker » August 6th, 2016, 9:42 pm

i remember well tormi because it was my first loodus-cam-watching-season. Also I haven't forgotten Stephi. The attack and the fall out of the nest after valiant resistance. - i remember well also at my solidification in front of the computer when it happened.

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Post by asteria » August 7th, 2016, 9:59 pm

I forgot that Tormi was ringed only at the end of July and got a cap during ringing.

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Post by Felis silvestris » April 8th, 2017, 8:25 pm

I have removed several posts about a new nest camera which were not at the right place here. We would appreciate if new camera annoncements would not be placed randomly somewhere in the forum. If no topic is ready, be sure we are working on it or there are good reasons why it is not yet online (as maybe the eaglemen have expressed their wish not to have it public before a certain time).

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