May 2020 – Småland; Österlen and; Gusum

A road trip took us southward for a week in Brantevik, Österlen with short visits in Alvesta and Gusum. We kept our social distancing, except for the birds of course.

Around Alvesta, Småland

Northern shoveler (Skedand)

Husebymaden, Grimslöv, May, 2020

Common kestrel (Tornfalk)

Benesta, Alvesta, May, 2020

Willow warbler (Lövsångare)

Benesta, Alvesta, May, 2020

Eurasian wren (Gärdsmyg)

Bjurskärr – Åsnens naturreservat, Alvesta, May, 2020

European pied flycatcher (Svartvit flugsnappare)

Benesta, Alvesta, May, 2020

Eurasian blue tit (Blåmes)

Bjurskärr – Åsnens naturreservat, Alvesta, May, 2020

Common chaffinch (Bofink)

Bjurskärr – Åsnens naturreservat, Alvesta, May, 2020

Österlen, Skåne

Apart from the below birds, we also heard the European golden oriole (Sommargylling) and the Thrush nightingale (Näktergal) – but no show!

Common shelduck (Gravand)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Gadwell (Snatterand)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Red-breasted merganser (Småskrake) – New!

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common pheasant (Fasan)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Red-necked grebe (Gråhakedopping)- New!

Djupadals golfbana, Vik, Österlen, May, 2020

Grey heron (Gråhäger)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

White-tailed eagle (Havsörn)

Djupadals golfbana, Vik, Österlen, May, 2020

Osprey (Fiskgjuse)

Haväng, Kivik, Österlen, May, 2020

Red kite (Röd glada)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common buzzard (Ormvråk)

Drakamöllan, Brösarp, May, 2020

Common kestrel (Tornfalk)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common crane (Trana)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Eurasian oystercatcher (Strandskata)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common sandpiper (Drillsnäppa)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Eurasian herring gull (Gråtrut)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Sandwich tern (Kentsk tärna)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common wood pigeon (Ringduva)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Eurasian skylark (Sånglärka)

Hammars backar, Österlen, May, 2020

Barn swallow (Ladusvala)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common house martin (Hussvala)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Tree pipit (Trädpiplärka) – New!

Drakamöllan, Brösarp, Österlen, May, 2020

White wagtail (Sädesärla)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Dunnock (Järnsparv) – New!

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common redstart (Rödstjärt)

♂ – Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020
♀ – Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Northern wheatear (Stenskvätta)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Whinchat (Buskskvätta)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common blackbird (Koltrast)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Fieldfare (Björktrast)

Drakamöllan, Brösarp, Österlen, May, 2020

Eurasian blackcap (Svarthätta)

♂ – Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020
♀ – Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Lesser whitethroat (Ärtsångare)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common whitethroat (Törnsångare)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Willow warbler (Lövsångare)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common chiffchaff (Gransångare) – New!

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

European pied flycatcher (Svartvit flugsnappare)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Hooded crow (Gråkråka)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common starling (Stare)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

House sparrow (Gråsparv)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Common linnet (Hämpling)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

European greenfinch (Grönfink)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

European goldfinch (Steglits)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Yellowhammer (Gulsparv)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Domestic duck (Anka)

Brantevik, Österlen, May, 2020

Yxningen, Gusum, Östergötland

Whooper swan (Sångsvan)

Yxningen, Gusum, May, 2020

Common crane (Trana)

Yxningen, Gusum, May, 2020

Black woodpecker (Spillkråka)

Yxningen, Gusum, May, 2020

European pied flycatcher (Svartvit flugsnappare)

Yxningen, Gusum, May, 2020

Common raven (Korp)

Yxningen, Gusum, May, 2020

One Comment Add yours

  1. Tom says:

    Fin bild på måsen Sven 🙂

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