Birdwatching in Iceland – especially in the South-western Part of the Country

June 30 – July 18, 2007

 

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Hans Schick
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Gaviiformes Charadriiformes
Procellariiformes Columbiformes
Pelicaniformes Strigiformes
Anseriformes Passeriformes
Falconiformes
Galliformes Mammalia

In the time from June 30 – July 18, 2007 the following 54 bird species were observed on excursions in the south-western part of Iceland. Pictures of 33 of them will be displayed in this list.

 
 


Birds (Aves, Vögel)

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Gaviiformes

Red-throated Diver (Gįvia stellįta, Sterntaucher)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
02.07.2007, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
03.07.2007, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
11.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1

15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1

 

 

 

IMG 4159, IMG 4183,  IMG 4221, IMG 4237, and IMG 4252 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Red-throated Diver (Gavia stellata, Sterntaucher), National Park Žingvellir, Sušurland (Iceland)
(02.07.2007)

Great Northern Diver (Gįvia immer, Eistaucher)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
02.07.2007, Nesjar, Sušurland (Iceland): 2

IMG 6325 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Great Northern Diver (Gavia immer, Eistaucher), Vatnsholt, Vesturland (Iceland)
(12.07.2007)
 

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Procellariiformes

Northern Fulmar (Fulmarus glaciįlis, Eissturmvogel)
03.07.2007
, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
05.07.2007, Skógafoss, Sušurland (Iceland): 30
05.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
05.07.2007, Vķk, surroundings of the Edda Hótel Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 20
06.07.2007, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 1000
06.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
07.07.2007, Žakgil, hiking tour to Mżrdalsjökull, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
08.07.2007, Skógar, Sušurland (Iceland): 20
08.07.2007, Road 1, near the bridge over the River Skóga, Sušurland (Iceland): 20
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, beach, Sušurland (Iceland): 200
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, lighthouse, Sušurland (Iceland): 1000
09.07.2007, Skóga, mountain hiking tour along the river, Sušurland (Iceland): 50
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 300
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, beach at the Atlantic Ocean, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
11.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 2
12.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 100
12.07.2007, Malarrif, Vesturland (Iceland): 20
13.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 50
14.07.2007, Mišhśsavatn, Vesturland (Iceland): 20
17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 50

 

IMG 4887, IMG 4834, and IMG 4855 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Northern Fulmar (Fulmarus glacialis, Eissturmvogel), Cliffs near Skógafoss, Sušurland (Iceland)
(05.07.2007)

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Pelicaniformes

Northern Gannet (Sula bassįna, Baßtölpel)
03.07.2007
, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
06.07.2007, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 5

Great Cormorant (Phalacrócorax carbo, Kormoran)
03.07.2007
, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 12
17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 10

Shag (Phalacrócorax aristótelis, Krähenscharbe)
12.07.2007
, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
 

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Anseriformes

Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus, Singschwan)
03.07.2007
, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 30
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
14.07.2007, Mišhśsavatn, Vesturland (Iceland): 3
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 4
17.07.2007, Kleifarvatn, Sušurnes (Iceland): 2

  

 

IMG 7121, IMG 7145, and IMG 7158 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus, Singschwan), Lake Tjörnin, Reykjavķk (Island)
(16.07.2007)

Greylag Goose (Anser anser, Graugans)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 20
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 200

16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 200

 

IMG 3817 (Canon EOS 20D, EFS 17-85 mm, f/4−5.6 IS USM)
Greylag Goose (Anser anser, Graugans), Žingvellir National Park,
Sušurland (Iceland)
(01.07.2007)

 

 

IMG 3884, IMG 3896, IMG 3903, and IMG 3906 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Greylag Goose (Anser anser, Graugans), Žingvellir National Park, Sušurland (Iceland)
(01.07.2007)

Mallard (Anas platyrhżnchos, Stockente)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
02.07.2007, Geysir and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
02.07.2007, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
03.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
05.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
05.07.2007, Skógafoss, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
12.07.2007, Rif, Vesturland (Iceland): 5
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 200

 

 

 

IMG 6957, IMG 6911, IMG 6925, and IMG 6996 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Mallard (Anas platyrhżnchos, Stockente), Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland)
(16.07.2007)

Tufted Duck (Įythya fulķgula, Reiherente)
12.07.2007
, Rif, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 15

 

IMG 6104, 6187, and 6197
Tufted Duck (Įythya fulķgula, Reiherente), Rif, Vesturland (Iceland)
(12.07.2007)

Common Eider (Somatéria mollķssima, Eiderente)
03.07.2007
, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 40
05.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
06.07.2007, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 50
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, beach, Sušurland (Iceland): 30
11.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 40
12.07.2007, Malarrif, Vesturland (Iceland): 30
13.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 4
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 20
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 10

IMG 6999 and IMG 7016
Common Eider (Somatéria mollķssima, Eiderente), , Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland)
(16.07.2007)

Long-tailed Duck (Clįngula hyemįlis, Eisente)
05.07.2007
, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 1

Harlequin (Histrionicus histrionicus, Kragenente)
03.07.2007
, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
05.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 25
12.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 6

 

IMG 4804 and IMG 4811
Harlequin (Histrionicus histrionicus, Kragenente), River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland)
(05.07.2007)

Barrow’s Goldeneye (Bucéphala islįndica, Spatelente)
03.07.2007
, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
05.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 10

 

IMG 4828 and IMG 4830
Barrow’s Goldeneye (Bucéphala islįndica, Spatelente), River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland)
(05.07.2007)

Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrįtor, Mittelsäger)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 25
11.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 1

IMG 6959
Red-breasted Merganser (Mergus serrįtor, Mittelsäger), Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland)
(16.07.2007)
 

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Falconiformes

Gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus, Gerfalke)
10.07.2007
, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland)
 

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Galliformes

Ptarmigan (Lagopus muta, Alpenschneehuhn)
11.07.2007
, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
14.07.2007, Bśšahraun, Nature Reserve, Vesturland (Iceland): 2

 

IIMG 6655, IMG 6635, IMG 6681, and IMG 6626 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Ptarmigan (Lagopus muta, Alpenscheehuhn), Bušarhaun, Vesturland (Iceland)
(14.07.2007)
 

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Charadriiformes

European Oystercatcher (Haemįtopus ostrįlegus, Austernfischer)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
03.07.2007, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 15
05.07.2007, Skógafoss, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
05.07.2007, Vķk, surroundings of the Edda Hótel Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
06.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
07.07.2007, Žakgil, hiking tour to Mżrdalsjökull, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
08.07.2007, Road 1, near the bridge over the River Skóga, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
08.07.2007, Road 218, sander near Dyrhólaey, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
08.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
09.07.2007, Skóga, mountain hiking tour along the river, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
09.07.2007, Skógar, Sušurland (Iceland): 12
09.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
10.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
12.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 3
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 10

 

IMG 4431 and IMG 4451 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Oystercatcher (Haematopus australegus, Austernfischer), Eyrarbakki, Sušurland (Iceland)
(03.07.2007)

Ringed Plover (Charįdrius hiatķcula, Sandregenpfeifer)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
03.07.2007, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 50
08.07.2007, Road 218, sander near Dyrhólaey, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 4
11.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 2
14.07.2007, Mišhśsavatn, Vesturland (Iceland): 7
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 15

 

 

IMG 5812, IMG 5817, IMG 5825, and IMG 5830 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Ringed Plover (Charįdrius hiatķcula, Sandregenpfeifer), Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland)
(11.07.2007)

IMG 4352
Ringed Plover (Charįdrius hiatķcula, Sandregenpfeifer), mudflats of Eyrarbakki, Vesturland (Iceland)
(03.07.2007)

Golden Plover (Pluviįlis apricįria, Goldregenpfeifer)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
04.07.2007, Nesjavellir, hiking tour around the power station, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
04.07.2007, Nesjavellir, Fosshótel Nesbuš and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, lighthouse, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
09.07.2007, Skóga, mountain hiking tour along the river, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
14.07.2007, Bśšahraun, Nature Reserve, Vesturland (Iceland): 5

 

IMG 4695 and IMG 4712 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Golden Plover (Pluvialis apricaria, Goldregenpfeifer), Nesjavellir, Sušurland (Iceland)
(04.07.2007)

Red Knot (Calķdris canśtus, Knutt)
03.07.2007
, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 1

Dunlin (Calķdris alpķna, Alpenstrandläufer)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 4
03.07.2007, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
11.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
14.07.2007, Mišhśsavatn, Vesturland (Iceland): 8
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 15

  

 

IMG 6766, IMG 6767, andIMG 6770 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Dunlin (Calķdris alpķna, Alpenstrandläufer), Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland)
(15.07.2007)

Common Snipe (Galinįgo gallinįgo, Bekassine)
01.07.2007
, Nesjavellir, Fosshótel Nesbuš and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
01.07.2007, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
02.07.2007, Žingvallavatn, car park at the Road 36, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
02.07.2007, Gullfoss, surroundings of the waterfall, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
02.07.2007, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
03.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
05.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
05.07.2007, Vķk, surroundings of the Edda Hótel Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
06.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
08.07.2007, Skógar, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
08.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
09.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
10.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
11.07.2007, Langarfoss, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
12.07.2007, Malarrif, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
13.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
14.07.2007, Bśšahraun, Nature Reserve, Vesturland (Iceland): 3

Black-tailed Godwit (Limósa limósa, Uferschnepfe)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
02.07.2007, Geysir and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
08.07.2007, Road 218, sander near Dyrhólaey, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
17.07.2007, Kleifarvatn, Sušurnes (Iceland): 1

Whimbrel (Numénius phįeopus, Regenbrachvogel)
30.06.2007
, Nesjavellir, Fosshótel Nesbuš and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
01.07.2007, Nesjavellir, Fosshótel Nesbuš and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
02.07.2007, Žingvallavatn, car park at the Road 36, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
02.07.2007, Nesjar, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
03.07.2007, Ölfusį, east bank near the mouth of the river, Sušurland (Iceland): 4
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 4
04.07.2007, Nesjavellir, hiking tour around the power station, Sušurland (Iceland): 6
04.07.2007, Nesjavellir, Fosshótel Nesbuš and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
05.07.2007, Skógafoss, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
05.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
08.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
09.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
10.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
11.07.2007, Langarfoss, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
12.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
12.07.2007, Malarrif, Vesturland (Iceland): 25
14.07.2007, Bśšahraun, Nature Reserve, Vesturland (Iceland): 2
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 8

 

IMG 4751 and IMG 4772
Whimbrel (Numénius phįeopus, Regenbrachvogel), Nesjavellir, Sušurland (Iceland)
(04.07.2007)

Redshank (Tringa tótanus, Rotschenkel)
30.06.2007
, Nesjavellir, Fosshótel Nesbuš and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
01.07.2007, Nesjavellir, Fosshótel Nesbuš and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
01.07.2007, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
02.07.2007, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 10
03.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
03.07.2007, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 10
04.07.2007, Nesjavellir, hiking tour around the power station, Sušurland (Iceland): 8
04.07.2007, Nesjavellir, Fosshótel Nesbuš and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 14
05.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
05.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
06.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
08.07.2007, Road 1, near the bridge over the River Skóga, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
08.07.2007, Road 218, sander near Dyrhólaey, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
12.07.2007, Malarrif, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
14.07.2007, Mišhśsavatn, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 10

 

 

IMG 4662, IMG 4721, IMG 4725, and IMG 4730
Redshank (Tringa tótanus, Rotschenkel), Nesjavellir, Sušurland (Iceland)
(04.07.2007)

Ruddy Turnstone (Arenįria ķnterpres, Steinwälzer)
03.07.2007
, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 7
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 5

Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus, Odinswassertreter)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
02.07.2007, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
07.07.2007, Žakgil, hiking tour to Mżrdalsjökull, Sušurland (Iceland): 4
08.07.2007, Road 218, sander near Dyrhólaey, Sušurland (Iceland): 2

12.07.2007, Rif, Vesturland (Iceland): 75

 

 

  IMG 4305, IMG 4284, IMG 4054, and IMG 4056 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus, Odinswassertreter), Žingvellir National Park, Sušurland (Iceland)
(02.07.2007)

Arctic Skua (Stercorįrius parasķticus, Schmarotzerraubmöwe)
03.07.2007
, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
06.07.2007, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, beach, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
12.07.2007, Vatnsholt, Vesturland (Iceland): 4
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 3

  

 

IMG 6371, IMG 6391, IMG 6409, and IMG 6417 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Arctic Skua (Stercorarius parasiticus, Schmarotzerraubmöwe), Vatnsholt, Vesturland (Iceland)
(12.07.2007)

Skua (Stercorįrius skua, Skua)
06.07.2007
, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 12
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, beach, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, lighthouse, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 15

10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, beach at the Atlantic Ocean, Sušurland (Iceland): 1

 

 

IMG 5336, IMG 5343, IMG 5350, and IMG 5351 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Great Skua (Stercorarius skua, Skua), sander near Hjörleifshöši, Sušurland (Iceland)
(10.07.2007)

Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibśndus, Lachmöwe)
02.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
03.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
03.07.2007, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 20
05.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
08.07.2007, Road 1, near the bridge over the River Skóga, Sušurland (Iceland): 4
10.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
11.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 3
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 20
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, Old Harbour, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 2

 

IMG 6937 and IMG 7252
Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibśndus, Lachmöwe), Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland)
(16.07.2007)

Common Gull (Larus canus, Sturmmöwe)
16.07.2007
, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 1

IMG 7243 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Common Gull (Larus canus, Sturmmöwe), Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland)
(16.07.2007)

Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus, Heringsmöwe)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
03.07.2007, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
05.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
08.07.2007, Road 218, sander near Dyrhólaey, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
11.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 32
14.07.2007, Mišhśsavatn, Vesturland (Iceland): 100
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 5
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, Old Harbour, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 3
17.07.2007, Grindavķk, Blįa Lóniš (Blue Lagoon), Sušurnes (Iceland): 5

 

IMG 6883 and IMG 6895
Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus, Heringsmöwe), Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland)
(16.07.2007)

Herring Gull (Larus argentįtus, Silbermöwe)
03.07.2007
, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
05.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 1

Glaucous Gull (Larus hyperboreus, Eismöwe)
11.07.2007
, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 2
12.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 2
14.07.2007, Mišhśsavatn, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 1

 

IMG 5646, IMG 5647, and IMG 5648 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Glaucous Gull (Larus hyperboreus, Eismöwe), Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland)
(11.07.2007)

Great Black-backed Gull (Larus marķnus, Mantelmöwe)
02.07.2007
, Nesjar, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
08.07.2007, Road 1, near the bridge over the River Skóga, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
08.07.2007, Road 218, sander near Dyrhólaey, Sušurland (Iceland): 20
09.07.2007, Skóga, mountain hiking tour along the river, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
13.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 3

17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 1

 

IMG 5139 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
 
Greater Black-backed Gull (Larus maritimus, Mantelmöwe), Pond near Skógafoss, Sušurland (Iceland)
 (08.07.2007)

Kittiwake (Larus tridįctylus, Dreizehenmöwe)
05.07.2007
, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 60
06.07.2007, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 15
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, beach, Sušurland (Iceland): 10
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, lighthouse, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
12.07.2007, Malarrif, Vesturland (Iceland): 50
12.07.2007, Öndveršarnes, Vesturland (Iceland): 500
13.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 500

17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 1000

 

IMG 5219, IMG 5223, and IMG 5244 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla, Dreizehenmöwe), Cliffs of Dyrhólaey, Sušurland (Iceland)
(08.07.2007)

Arctic Tern (Sterna paradķsaea, Küstenseeschwalbe)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 20
02.07.2007, Gullfoss, surroundings of the waterfall, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
02.07.2007, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
03.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
03.07.2007, Ölfusį, east bank near the mouth of the river, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
05.07.2007, River Ölfusį, south of Ljosafosstöš, Sušurland (Iceland): 50
05.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
06.07.2007, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 20
06.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 50
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, beach, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
08.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
09.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, beach at the Atlantic Ocean, Sušurland (Iceland): 20
10.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 100
11.07.2007, Langarfoss, Vesturland (Iceland): 4
12.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 1000
12.07.2007, Rif, Vesturland (Iceland): 1000
13.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 1000
14.07.2007, Mišhśsavatn, Vesturland (Iceland): 1000
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 100
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 20
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, Old Harbour, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 5
17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 50

17.07.2007, Kleifarvatn, Sušurnes (Iceland): 20

IMG 5396 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Arctic Tern (Sterna paradisea, Küstenseeschwalbe), Vik, Sušurland (Iceland)
(10.07.2007)

 

IMG 5535, IMG 5536, and IMG 5541 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Arctic Tern (Sterna paradisea, Küstenseeschwalbe), Langarfoss, Vesturland (Iceland)
(11.07.2007)

Guillemot (Śria aalge, Trottellumme)
08.07.2007
, Dyrhólaey, lighthouse, Sušurland (Iceland): 9
12.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 2
12.07.2007, Malarrif, Vesturland (Iceland): 50
12.07.2007, Öndveršarnes, Vesturland (Iceland): 30
17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 50

Brünnich’s Guillemot (Uria lomvia, Dickschnabellumme)
12.07.2007
, Malarrif, Vesturland (Iceland): 15

IMG 5936 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Brünnich's Guillemot (Uria lomvia, Dickschnabellumme), Malarrif, Vesturland (Iceland)
(12.07.2007)

Razorbill (Alca torda, Tordalk)
05.07.2007
, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
06.07.2007, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, beach at the Atlantic Ocean, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
12.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 2
12.07.2007, Öndveršarnes, Vesturland (Iceland): 32
17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 30

Black Guillemot (Cepphus grylle, Gryllteiste)
12.07.2007
, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 2

Common Puffin (Fratércula įrctica, Papageitaucher)
05.07.2007
, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 1000
06.07.2007, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 1000
08.07.2007, Dyrhólaey, beach, Sušurland (Iceland): 4
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, beach at the Atlantic Ocean, Sušurland (Iceland): 20
12.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 5
17.07.2007, Krżsuvķkurberg, steep coast, Sušurnes (Iceland): 100
 

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Columbiformes

Street Pigeon (Colśmba lķvia f. doméstica, Haustaube)
16.07.2007
, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 20

IMG 6950
Street Pigeon (Colśmba lķvia f. doméstica, Haustaube), Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland)
(16.07.2007)
 

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Strigiformes

Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus, Sumpfohreule)
09.07.2007
, Skógar, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
 

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Passeriformes

Meadow Pipit (Anthus praténsis, Wiesenpieper)
30.06.2007
, Nesjavellir, Fosshótel Nesbuš and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
01.07.2007, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
07.07.2007, Žakgil, hiking tour to Mżrdalsjökull, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 10
14.07.2007, Bśšahraun, Nature Reserve, Vesturland (Iceland): 20
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 5

White Wagtail (Motacķlla alba, Bachstelze)
30.06.2007
, Nesjavellir, Fosshótel Nesbuš and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
01.07.2007, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
02.07.2007, Žingvallavatn, car park at the Road 36, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
02.07.2007, Gullfoss, surroundings of the waterfall, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
04.07.2007, Nesjavellir, hiking tour around the power station, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
06.07.2007, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
08.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
11.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 7
12.07.2007, Arnarstapi, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 5
17.07.2007, Kleifarvatn, Sušurnes (Iceland): 1

IMG 5732 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
White Wagtail (Motacilla alba, Bachstelze), Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland)
(11.07.2007)

Common Wren (Troglodżtes troglodżtes, Zaunkönig)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
02.07.2007, Žingvallavatn, car park at the Road 36, Sušurland (Iceland): 1

Northern Wheatear (Oenįnthe oenįnthe, Steinschmätzer)
03.07.2007
, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
04.07.2007, Nesjavellir, hiking tour around the power station, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
13.07.2007, Snęfellsjökull, hiking tour to the glacier, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
14.07.2007, Bśšahraun, Nature Reserve, Vesturland (Iceland): 11
15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1

Redwing (Turdus ilķacus, Rotdrossel)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
02.07.2007, Žingvallavatn, car park at the Road 36, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
02.07.2007, Geysir and surroundings, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
05.07.2007, Vķk, surroundings of the Edda Hótel Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
07.07.2007, Žakgil, hiking tour to Mżrdalsjökull, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
08.07.2007, Skógar, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
08.07.2007, Vķk, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
09.07.2007, Skóga, mountain hiking tour along the river, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
14.07.2007, Bśšahraun, Nature Reserve, Vesturland (Iceland): 2

15.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1

 

IMG 6840 and IMG 6847 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Redwing (Turdus ilķacus, Rotdrossel), Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland)
(15.07.2007)

Common Raven (Corvus corax, Kolkrabe)
02.07.2007
, Gullfoss, surroundings of the waterfall, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
03.07.2007, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
08.07.2007, Skógar, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
08.07.2007, Road 218, sander near Dyrhólaey, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
09.07.2007, Skógar, Sušurland (Iceland): 5
10.07.2007, Hjörleifshöfši, hiking tour around the mountain massif, Sušurland (Iceland): 2
12.07.2007, Malarrif, Vesturland (Iceland): 1
17.07.2007, Kleifarvatn, Sušurnes (Iceland): 1

 

IMG 7282 and IOMG 7268 (Canon EOS 20D, EF 600 mm, f/4L IS USM)
Common Raven (Corvus corax, Kolkrabe), Kleifarvatn, Sušurnes (Iceland)
(17.07.2007)

Starling (Sturnus vulgįris, Star)
03.07.2007
, Eyrarbakki, mudflats, Sušurland (Iceland): 3
16.07.2007, Reykjavķk, lake Tjörnin, Höfušborgarvaeši (Iceland): 6

Common Redpoll (Acįnthis flamméus, Birkenzeisig)
01.07.2007
, Žingvellir, National Park, Sušurland (Iceland): 2

Snow Bunting (Plectrophénax nivįlis, Schneeammer)
17.07.2007
, Grindavķk, Blįa Lóniš (Blue Lagoon), Sušurnes (Iceland): 2
 

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Mammals (Mammalia, Säugetiere)

Seal (species? Seehund)
06.07.2007
, Reynisfjall and Reynisdrangar, Sušurland (Iceland): 1
12.07.2007, Öndveršarnes, Vesturland (Iceland): 1

Common Seal (Phoca vitulina, Gemeiner Seehund)
03.07.2007, Stakkholt (Flói), Nature Reserve, Sušurland (Iceland): 10
11.07.2007, Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland): 1

 

IMG 5674, IMG 5651, and IMG 5678
Common Seal (Phoca vitulina, Gemeiner Seehund), Bśšir, Vesturland (Iceland)
(11.07.2007)

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