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SnakebunkTrips

Dobruja 2018

This trip was arranged and operated by Sakertour. It took place in the beginning of June, was 8 days long (6 full days of photography) and called the Danube delta and Dobrudja bird photography tour in spring. Tour leader was the excellent guide, photographer and ornithologist Zoltán Nagy, and fellow nature photographers George Dyne, Kent Falk and Viktor Sundberg provided for fun and helpful company.


Amphibia

Hylidae

Ranidae

Aves

Anatidae

Podicipedidae

Threskiornithidae

Ardeidae

Pelecanidae

Phalacrocoracidae

Accipitridae

Rallidae

Charadriidae

Glareolidae

Laridae

Columbidae

Cuculidae

Strigidae

Alcedinidae

Picidae

Falconidae

Laniidae

Corvidae

Alaudidae

Sturnidae

Muscicapidae

Motacillidae

Fringillidae

Mammalia

Felidae

Sciuridae

Reptilia

Colubridae

Magnoliopsida

Nymphaeaceae

Romania

Hyla arborea

European tree frog / Lövgroda

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Vadu, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 10:13

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Vadu, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 10:01

Pelophylax ridibundus

Marsh frog / Sjögroda

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 09:56

Aythya ferina

Common Pochard / Brunand


Male

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 07:29


Female

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 07:06

Podiceps grisegena

Red-necked Grebe / Gråhakedopping

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 09:35

Podiceps cristatus

Great Crested Grebe / Skäggdopping

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 08:58

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 07:27

Podiceps nigricollis

Black-necked Grebe / Svarthalsad dopping

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 08:16

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 18:35

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 18:38

Plegadis falcinellus

Glossy Ibis / Bronsibis

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 16:50

Platalea leucorodia

Eurasian Spoonbill / Skedstork

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 19:06

Ixobrychus minutus

Little Bittern / Dvärgrördrom


Male

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 05:18

Nycticorax nycticorax

Black-crowned Night Heron / Natthäger

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 19:21


Second summer

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 07:43

Ardeola ralloides

Squacco Heron / Rallhäger

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 05:29

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 06:00

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 07:50

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Swallowing a fish – Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 06:53

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 06:05

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 06:57

Bubulcus ibis

Western Cattle Egret / Kohäger

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 19:32

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 19:06

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 18:54

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 19:33


Breeding plumage

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 19:27

Ardea purpurea

Purple Heron / Purpurhäger

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 06:54

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 06:29

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 07:13

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 06:58

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 06:37

Egretta garzetta

Little Egret / Silkeshäger

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 06:44

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 18:04


Breeding plumage

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 05:23

Pelecanus onocrotalus

Great White Pelican / Vit pelikan

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 06:05

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 08:56

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 17:30

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 17:37

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Fishing – Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 08:18

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 08:34

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Vadu, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 09:51

Pelecanus crispus

Dalmatian Pelican / Krushuvad pelikan

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 08:54

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 08:55

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 20:35

Microcarbo pygmeus

Pygmy cormorant / Dvärgskarv

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 16:30

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 07:43

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 15:51

Circaetus gallicus

Short-toed Snake Eagle / Ormörn

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 17:54

Accipiter brevipes

Levant Sparrowhawk / Balkanhök


Male

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Macin Mountains National Park, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-06 09:35

Haliaeetus albicilla

White-tailed Eagle / Havsörn

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 16:47

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With a Hooded Crow – Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 17:20

Buteo rufinus

Long-legged Buzzard / Örnvråk

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Măcin, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-06 20:15

Gallinula chloropus

Common Moorhen / Rörhöna


Downy young

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 19:24

Fulica atra

Eurasian Coot / Sothöna

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 09:19

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 09:20

Charadrius alexandrinus

Kentish plover / Svartbent strandpipare


Male

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Vadu, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 07:06

Glareola pratincola

Collared Pratincole / Rödvingad vadarsvala

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Vadu, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 06:39

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Vadu, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 08:30

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Vadu, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 08:38

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Vadu, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 08:41

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Vadu, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 08:49

Larus cachinnans

Caspian Gull / Kaspisk trut

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 16:29

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 17:40

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 15:26

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 15:56

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 17:40

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 16:29

Sterna hirundo

Common Tern / Fisktärna

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 08:30

Chlidonias hybrida

Whiskered Tern / Skäggtärna

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 17:52

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After mating – Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 17:56

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With nest material – Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 18:08

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With Northern pike – Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 19:12

Chlidonias niger

Black Tern / Svarttärna

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 07:41

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 08:29

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 07:50

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 08:23

Streptopelia turtur

European Turtle Dove / Turturduva

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Flipped vertically – Măcin, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-06 14:45

Cuculus canorus

Common Cuckoo / Gök


Male

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-03 09:43

Asio otus

Long-eared Owl / Hornuggla

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 10:04

Alcedo atthis

Common Kingfisher / Kungsfiskare

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 09:15

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 10:17

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 10:18

Dendrocopos syriacus

Syrian Woodpecker / Balkanspett


Female

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 13:37

Falco vespertinus

Red-footed Falcon / Aftonfalk


Male

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 16:41

Lanius minor

Lesser Gery Shrike / Svartpannad törnskata

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Sinoe, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-09 06:23

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Sinoe, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-09 06:23

Corvus cornix

Hooded Crow / Gråkråka

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Stealing an egg from Whiskered terns – Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 19:10

Calandrella brachydactyla

Greater Short-toed Lark / Korttålärka

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Măcin, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-06 19:06

Pastor roseus

Rosy Starling / Rosenstare

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 19:22

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 19:27


Male

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 19:10

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 19:41

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-08 19:58

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 19:35


Female

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 19:03

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 19:17

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 19:01

Oenanthe pleschanka

Pied Wheatear / Nunnestenskvätta


Male

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Macin Mountains National Park, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-06 09:47

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Macin Mountains National Park, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 09:01


Female

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 18:58


x Oenanthe hispanica, male

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Sitorman Quarry, Palazu Mic, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 19:18

Motacilla flava

Western Yellow Wagtail / Gulärla


Male

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Sinoe, Constanta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-09 06:21

Coccothraustes coccothraustes

Hawfinch / Stenknäck


Male

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Măcin, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-06 13:42

Felis catus

Cat / Katt

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 18:24

Spermophilus citellus

European ground squirrel / Sisel

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Măcin, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-06 19:53

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Măcin, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-06 19:54

Natrix natrix

Grass snake / Snok

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Măcin, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-06 13:29

Nymphaea alba

European white water lily / Vit näckros

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 08:38

Danube delta

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-04 16:20

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Danube-delta, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-05 18:28

Măcin

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Măcin, Dobruja, Romania, 2018-06-07 08:33