Birding Netherlands Private birding tour September 9th 2018

Birding Tour Netherlands Diependal 08-09-2018

Saturday morning at 9 am it was time to pick up someone for the birding Netherlands tour in Diependal & Hijkerveld. He stayed with his wife at B & B Erfgoedlogies Diependal, which is close to the starting point of the excursion. Until about 13.00 hours we went looking for the birds that can still be seen and heard in this part of Drenthe (many species are already on their way to the South). Birding Tour Netherlands Youngster Bluethroat Spouts…

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Birding Netherlands Private excursion to Diependal

Birding Netherlands Diependal 15-08-2018

Birding Netherlands Private birding tour to Diependal August 15 2018 Birding Netherlands: On Wednesday, August 15, 2018 I was allowed to take two acquaintances on an birding excursion to Diependal and the Hijkerveld. This Belgian couple had already been with me in May of this year in the Lauwersmeer (Holland). They also enjoyed exploring another part of the Netherlands, and stayed for a number of days at B & B Erfgoedlogies Diependal. It had been very hot for a couple…

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Birding Netherlands excursion Zuidlaardermeer 3 June 2018

Birding Netherlands tour Zuidlaardermeer 3-6-2018

Birding excursion report Zuidlaardermeer 3 June 2018 Because Andrea was still too ill today to perform this bird excursion, I once again stroked my heart with my hand and also performed this excursion (Martin). In this case the excursion was a family trip, the bird excursion was booked especially for grandpa. The company consisted of grandfather and grandmother, children and grandchildren, where the age of the children varied from stroller to adolescent age. Grandpa already had quite a bit of…

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Birding Netherlands excursion report Drentsche Aa 2 June 2018

Birding Netherlands tour Drentsche Aa 2-6-2018

Birding excursion report Drentsche Aa 2 June 2018 Birding Netherlands tour Drentsche Aa Participants This bird excursion was for two returning guests. Last year I also had a bird excursion for them in the Drentsche Aa area in August. At the time the diversity of species was a little disappointing, but the area is very beautiful. They did the excursion earlier in the season this year. Unfortunately, due to illness, I could not take care of the bird excursion myself,…

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Private birding excursion Fochteloërveen 26 May 2018

Vogelexcursie Fochteloerveen 26-05-2018

Private birding excursion Fochteloërveen 26 May 2018 For a group of friends of 4 people the birding excursion Fochteloërveen was on the program today. They had booked the afternoon, and would like to start at noon. It promised to be a warm afternoon, with lots of sun and a temperature of 26 degrees Celsius. The ladies came from different places in the Netherlands and also had different experience with bird watching. The first gray flycatcher We had agreed on a…

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Private birding excursion report Lauwersmeer May 19 2018

Vogelexcursie Lauwersmeer 19-5-2018

Private birding excursion report Lauwersmeer May 19 2018 Today I was allowed to take care of a birding excursion Lauwersmeer for three people. Two daughters had booked the excursion as a birthday present for their mother. The request was also not to have to walk too much. The weather was fine for a bird excursion: 16 degrees, wind force 3 and cloudy. Participants Lauwersoog harbor Rooks, black crows and jackdaw We started at the colony with rooks, after distributing the…

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Birdwatching report private birding excursion Lauwersmeer 16 May 2018

Birding Netherlands private birding tour Lauwersmeer 16-5-2018

Birdwatching report private birding excursion Lauwersmeer 16 May 2018 Birdwatching excursion participants Lauwersoog harbor Today I was allowed to organize a birdwatching excursion for a Belgian couple, Jan and Jaqueline. They had never been to the high North of the Netherlands, and they wanted to discover the Lauwersmeer. This afternoon the Frisian side of the Lauwersmeer was on the program from 13.00-16.30 hours. It was dry, 12 degrees Celsius and wind force 6. The latter could have done a bit…

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Birdwatching report private bird excursion Fochteloërveen May 13th 2018

Vogelexcursie Fochteloerveen 13-05-2018

Birdwatching report private bird excursion Fochteloërveen May 13th 2018 It was the turn of two people from the city of Groningen today to explore the birds of the Fochteloërveen. They had cycled through it, but they did not come by watching birds. Now we would look in 3.5 hours to see if we could find the species of birds that the Fochteloërveen is famous for: a falcon, a little river, a raven and a crane. We started at 9.00. It…

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Birdwatching report private excursion Lauwersmeer May 12th 2018

Vogelexcursie Lauwersmeer 12-05-2018

Birdwatching report private excursion Lauwersmeer May 12th  2018 From 9.00-16.30 hrs Lauwersmeer was on the program for two gentlemen from Reeuwijk. They wanted to see the whole Lauwersmeer, both the Groningen side and the Frisian side. Because they had spent the night at Natuurkampeerterrein De Pomp, I picked them up by car. It promised to be a sunny day with 20-26 degrees Celsius. Golden Oriole at the car and the Marsh Harrier over it Birdwatching excursion Lauwersmeer both participants In the…

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Birdwatching report private birding excursion Lauwersmeer 28 April 2018

Vogelexcursie Lauwersmeer 28-04-2018

Birdwatching report private birding excursion Lauwersmeer 28 April 2018 Today there was a Lauwersmeer excursion from 13.00-16.30 hours for three people from De Bilt / Arnhem. This excursion was adapted on request for someone who is disabled. To allow their father to enjoy birds again, his two sons booked the excursion. They had no experience with bird watching themselves. The weather forecast was for today a grade of 12, wind force 4 and every now and then chance of a…

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