Bird of the Year 2020: Great Crested Grebe (Podiceps cristatus)

2016: Great Tit (Parus major)
2018: Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus)
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Re: Bird of the Year 2020: Great Crested Grebe (Podiceps cristatus)

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May 03.


12:15
breeding and preening
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17:40
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23:01
it is snowing
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May 04.

Good morning,

07:52
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08:57
The birds take turns breeding
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20:45
still no stream
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May 05.

no stream

19:23
cam is back
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May 06.

Good morning,

07:30

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12:52
eggs roll

20:10
the couple

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May 07.

Good morning,
08:53
the indoor camera is back.

09:02
change
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10:11
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11:23
change again
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16:25
the first chick
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16:38

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19:37
2 chicks and the work for the parents begins :mrgreen:

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May 08.

Good morning,

07:21
3 chicks
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08:26
feeding
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10:34
4 chicks
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feeding

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The next chick is on the way.
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12:36
Number 5 is hatched.
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12:39
Number 5 in front
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12:46
Number 5 is hungry
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14:29
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20:53
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May 09.

Good morning,

08:28
still 5 chicks
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08:36
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May 10.

Good morning,

08:44
5 small beaks

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May 11.

Good morning,

08:22
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stream is off

21:09
still no stream
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May 12.

Good morning,

08:40
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21:09
after feeding
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23:38
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May 13.

Good morning,

07:45

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16:27
the parents are busy

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21:00
feeding and cleaning the nestbox

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23:52
:offtobed:

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May 14.

Both parents feed diligently.

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23:02

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May 15.

10:54

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The chicks open their eyes.

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14:58

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May 16.

Good morning,

08:02
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23:01
good night
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