Lesser Spotted Eagles - LVM mazais ērglis eglē 2018 (Latvia)

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Good afternoon, Liz :hi:

A drama in the LSE nest! I hope it doesn`t spoil the nesting season.

15:00 - Bird in the nest, with frog. To me it looks like the female? It`s because I think the eyebrows looks «weaker». It`s how I manage to separate from each other. I wonder if it`s another male, or female. Could it be that Betina has arrived?

The bird left the nest with the frog after some minutes. S/he is calling from the forest.
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15:40 - Still calling outside of the view.

Edit: I posted the picture a bit later, because I was hungry too:-)
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Lussi05 wrote: April 21st, 2018, 3:42 pm .......
15:00 - Bird in the nest, with frog. To me it looks like the female? It`s because I think the eyebrows looks «weaker». It`s how I manage to separate from each other. I wonder if it`s another male, or female. Could it be that Betina has arrived?
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I also considered, if it was Betina. I think there were two females in the nest and one LSE was outside the nest on the branch.
Lussi05 wrote: April 21st, 2018, 3:42 pm....Edit: I posted the picture a bit later, because I was hungry too:-)
Did you eat that frog :mrgreen:
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Two birds are calling.

15:47 - On of the birds came in for a very fast visit. He was calling, and left immediately. This time I think it was the male...
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Liz01 wrote: April 21st, 2018, 3:53 pm Did you eat that frog :mrgreen:
I`m afraid I`m not that sophisticated :laugh:
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April 22

Good Morning Lussi :hi:

5:22 one of them has arrived. I think it was Betins
5:25 The Female came into the nest. She flew in from the left

Betins flew away, Female is in the nest.. calling
5:33 Betins brings in a branch and flew away

5:49 Female flew away.. mating outside the nest
5:52 Betins brings a branch
5:56 is preening and flew away again
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Good afternoon :hi:

12:33 - A new bird visited the nest, with an orange ring.
https://forums.dabasdati.lv/viewtopic.p ... &start=180

Thank you, latvian forum :wave:
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16:36 - LSE call from the forest.
16:40 - LSE arrived in the nest, I think the male.

16:45 - It sounded like someone was walking down on the ground.
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16:48 - Preening.
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16:50 - S/he left the nest, calling.
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Lussi, 16:41 it was Betins (Feja wrote it in the chat)

17:31 One landed on the camera. she swayed- It was the orange ringed eagle

17:33 again a fight ......one was chased out of the nest
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Lussi :help: is it the male? It's the one who chased the other one
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OK.. Betins chased the ringed eagle away :laugh:
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Liz01 wrote: April 22nd, 2018, 5:39 pm Lussi, 16:41 it was Betins (Feja wrote it in the chat)
OK.. Betins chased the ringed eagle away :laugh:
Thank you Liz, I have changed it back to what I first wrote. I`m in trouble this season, I have difficulty separating them from each other :blush:
I hope this fight doesn`t destroy the season, I`m a bit worried about it.
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April 23

Good Morning Lussi :hi:

I can not tell them apart either. I would have to watch them the whole day :slap:

5:29 Both are in the nest
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5:39 Betins is in the foreground and the dark eyed Lady
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5:39 Betins flew away

the Lady
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6:42 She left the nest
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6:44 Betins brought a twig

6:57 is still in the nest
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6:31 If the bright eyed LSE is Betins, he lies in the nest
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Good morning, Liz and everybody :hi:


08:06 - One of them in the nest. I have lost my confidence when it comes to see who`s who :rolleyes:
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08:10 - Left the nest, calling.

I`m leaving too, have a nice day :wave:
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10:59 A LSE with rings on both legs :slap:
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11:01 another LSE comes into the nest.. with hanging wings.. the same as in the morning ( Betins?)
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11:06 Betins? flew away.. nothing happens.. no fight
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11:11 He returned with a twig.. so the ringed LSE is a female?
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Ringed eagle tries to cut a branch
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11:21 Betins? flew away
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11:30 both were away.. ringed Eagle comes with a twig to the nest

11:31 I read KL on the left leg
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I'm not able to make clear pictures here :cry:
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tries to cut a branch
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11:31 has cut the branch and brings it into the nest
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11:31 flew away
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