Latvian black storks - 2023- 2024

Black Stork nests in Latvia
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7:41 arrival together , both are singing
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7:43:50 mating
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7:47 she flew away
7:49:46 he flew away
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7:51 a Goldcrest is collecting feathers :loveshower:
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8:00 is here again on the left
8:06:12 Goldcrest is still working with feathers
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8:42 Ogris came home with a bunch roots, moss and..
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9:14 he is still in the nest, resting on one leg
9:18 you can hear sirens wailing
9:43 he is working in the nest bowl
Black woodpecker can be heard pretty often
9:45 he is poking in the nest bow
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10:14 strange behavior by him..This really looks like defending
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Female comes in
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10:16 Mating
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He would be ready again😆 .. but
10:23 she is doing a ps

BTW: since yesterday there is poo on her black feathers neat the tail
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10:28 Mating
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10:41 Mating (6)
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preen gland - he is using it. The uropygial gland, informally known as the preen gland or the oil gland, is a bilobed sebaceous gland possessed by the majority of birds used to distribute the gland's oil through the plumage by means of preening.
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10:49:48 preening
10:50 she is preening him
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10:56 preening each other, she is whisking softly
10:58/59 he is preening she, she is yawning - they are resting
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11:01 Mating(7)
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He is collecting moss
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is preening himself
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11:21 they dance .. then he is stretching out wing and leg
11:22 she is preening him
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11:42 she went on the parent branch
back into the nest both are singing and show their white fanned tail

11:54 Mating (8)
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12:08 they are love birds. They are preening each other most of time

12:19 Mating (9)
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12:43:27 >>>> both are looking up
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13:25 Urga went on the left branch
13:30 Orgis flew away
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13:36 he comes home, is singing short

13:46 off again
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17:21Ogris came home

18:14 Urga

18:22 Mating
19:25 Mating
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𝐀𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐥 𝟏𝟑𝐭𝐡

Good Morning Ogris :hi:



5:13:37 Mating in heavy rain :laugh:


5:45 still no egg. it sounds like rainign
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6:13 then Urga
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Water on the plumage
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6:18 Mating
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Does this pair have names? Or just Male & Female. I usually watch the Estonia storks but no pairs have shown up, just one lone male so thought I'd check these out.
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icechips wrote: April 13th, 2024, 7:07 am Does this pair have names? Or just Male & Female...
Icechips :hi: and welcome :D
Female is named Urga, Male is named Ogris
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