Latvian black storks - 2020/2021

Black Stork nests in Latvia
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Thanks Solo an Liz! I counted on you... :loveshower:

Yesterday maiting were very often... I hope that by now he's tired, because 2 eggs are enough :thumbs:
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16:35 Both were on the nest.

Since, he is alone. It's already dark. Where is she?
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00:12 - 00:14 Someone landed?

Or was it just a roll?

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MAY 15th

Good Morning ??

Still one bird on the nest... :slap:
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12:08 A change; He arrived and started incubating.
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16:18 He landed

MAITING ! 2-3 today...

16:24 He is incubating, she flew out.
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19:50 she is back to the eggs.

He flew out
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20:57 Change!

She flew out and he is here for the night ?

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Hello everyone :hi:

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it would mean that the female is not prepared for nesting as in 2020 Kaia in Karula NP :puzzled:

Abigyl, btw. in the Estonian nest 2 there is the third egg :wave:
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MAY 16th

Good Morning !

05:27 The 3rd Eggie is here ! :loveshower:

They were both here during the night;

04:00 Still very dark and both were there. :thumbs:
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Abigyl wrote: May 16th, 2021, 8:59 am
:hi: Abigyl, she incubated the eggs in the late evening?

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in the late evening still only one stork on the nest
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in the early morning both :puzzled: (maybe the other spend the time on the nearby branch outside the camera view)
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The boy sat alone on the eggs all day. Obviously, this female, like Kaia, nests too late.
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13:17 Grāfiene flew away. Looks like she did not return till now.

they are named Grāfs & Grāfiene


i check it on youtube
It can be difficult to her to find food nearby
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May 17

Good Morning :hi:

thanks for reproting and pictures, Abigyl, Solo, Poliff :hi: :2thumbsup:

9:32 Egg rolling by Grāfs :loveshower:
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11:12 Grāfs is still incubating since yesterday 13:17!
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14:15 it rains. No change till now!
He is more than 24 hours without break
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16:30 She came home :faint: :headroll: Grāfiene returned after more than 27 hours!
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Grāfs was in a great hurry. poor male
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Grāfiene is poking in the nest bowl
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then she settles on the clutch
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19:19 beautiful light on nest :loveshower:
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19:25 the stream stutters :bash:
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Still three eggs.
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May 18

good morning :hi:

5:07 I'm glad to see, that there are still three eggs.
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7:48 another egg rolling and aerating
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8:56 Grāfiene is still incubating.
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