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Honey Buzzard in a meeting with an insect.

Honey Buzzard (scientific name: Pernis apivorus) in a meeting with an insect that probably chose the wrong path since insects are a delicacy for these predators! Kerkini, August 2021! … Read More

Juvenile Lesser spotted eagle

Juvenile Lesser spotted eagle (Clanga pomarina), fresh plumage and voices of communication with the adult parent. He may be hunting (still a little clumsy) but he always accepts the care of an adult in food! … Read More

Squacco heron are preparing for the return journey.

And the Squacco heron (Ardeola ralloides) “pack their bags” for the return trip to Africa. … Read More

Mavrotrigas is cleaned with great care.

Traveling birds, creatures that we can not even imagine the difficulties and dangers they face in their travels … and what travels from South Africa to Northern Europe and beyond. One of them is Mavrotrigas (Tringa erythropus scientific name) which … Read MoreRead More

Copper

Copper (Plegadis falcinellus – Glossy Ibis) that has just caught a small meal with its beak! … Read More

A cattle egret with beautiful plumage.

A cattle egret (4-5 pairs bred in Kerkini) that still wears its beautiful plumage! source https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=4137230183051406&set=a.157873937653737

Ferruginous duck in lake Kerkini !!!

Ferruginous duck (Aythia nyroca) in flight! source https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=4134560383318386&set=a.157873937653737

bee-eaters at lake kerkini

The bee-eaters feed intensively every day as they prepare for the long and difficult trip back to Africa! source https://www.facebook.com/kostas.papadopoulos.98434

Lesser White fronted Goose again in Kerkini!

Lesser White fronted Goose again in Kerkini! One of the most endangered bird species in Europe. … Read More

Lake Kerkini with rare farm animal breed

A landscape taken from a painting. The landscape of the lake in Northern Greece that seems to have sprung from a painting calms the mind and calms the eye. The reason for the artificial lake of Kerkini in the prefecture … Read MoreRead More