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Re: Welcome ~ Where do you live?

Post by Jo UK » July 22nd, 2016, 11:09 pm

I have learnt that Bea and Felis Silvestris are OK. Felis is close to the affected area but she and family are safe.
Other members in Germany, please check in. I know many of you are far from Munich but friends and family may not be.

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Post by Janne+Ais » July 22nd, 2016, 11:39 pm

Thank you for caring for us Germans.
My family, friends and I are not affected.
Good to know, that Bea and Felis are ok.
I hope, that this situation will be over soon without more victims.

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Post by Konny64 » July 23rd, 2016, 4:30 am

I can only agree .... thank you for caring about us.
I watched the press conference tonight. A 18 year old killed nine people and himself.21 people came to the hospital.
16 are still in treatment including 3 seriously injured


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Post by Biker » July 23rd, 2016, 4:32 am

@ Jo UK
It is this Sympathy and concern that gives us all over again and again confidence and hope - despite all these atrocities. Thank you so much.

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Post by Felis silvestris » July 23rd, 2016, 9:41 am

Thanks to everyone enquiring and Jo for putting this up. As I am living not too far from the place I got the whole scene with police cars, ambulances and fire engines rushing past for more than 3 hours without break, helicopters circling, people running away, very closely.
Munich woke up and I think we are standing tall, like all the people before us suffering from such a terrible tragedy. We will continue our lives and our thoughts, prayers and feelings are with those people who have been directly affected, witnessed the shooting and lost or suffered during this evening!
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Post by Rita » July 23rd, 2016, 10:24 am

Thank you, Jo, for your concern. This is really kind of you.

I work in Munich, but am on hols right now.

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Post by IceAge » July 23rd, 2016, 10:55 am

I live in Northern Bavaria.

My thoughts are with the people who died or were injured in the last days and weeks. This is all so senseless.
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Post by Lussi05 » July 23rd, 2016, 12:06 pm

I`m so sorry for the terrible tragedy that happened in Munich yesterday. It´s good to see that you are ok.
My thought are with the people that died, their families and the injured. Like IceAge wrote, it´s complete senseless.

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Post by Jujani » September 2nd, 2016, 1:44 am

These films were made in the region where I live . The Red Kites I see often . But I did not know that here also live black storks .

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWerT2a-0MM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k6J8lbyNRKA

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Post by Birdfriend » September 2nd, 2016, 2:07 pm

Really impressive! :2thumbsup:
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Post by Vizovice » September 27th, 2016, 10:06 pm

Hi there! We are from Helsinki.

We are searching for an estonian language user, here at this forum, who would gladly help with a translation of an writen in english text.

The text will not be too long but is going to have an official concern in it, like in a formal letter.

If there is someone who can spare a little of his time in a good case, please write on pm.

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Post by Ivory81 » May 6th, 2018, 6:14 pm

Hello everyone,
I have been looking for an introduction board and this seems to be the closest to the idea :innocent:

I live in Berlin, am female and 36 years old. In a parenting related forum I found the link to the White-tailed Eagles and have been hooked since. Me and my family (especially my 10-year old son) love watching the eagles and have the cam on display roughly half of the day, often more :mrgreen: it is absolutely fascinating to learn about those animals this way and I feel very privileged to be able to use this opportunity.
And to be honest, I am glad I am not the only one who is fascinated by a little eagle chick growing visibly each day :loveshower:

I wish all of you a nice day!
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Post by Jo UK » May 6th, 2018, 7:33 pm

Welcome, Ivory18.
Join this community of webcam watchers, who love the birds that we see.
Maybe we are all slightly crazy but it is the best way to be!

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