Water Pipit - Waterpieper

Water Pipit

Waterpieper

Anthus spinoletta

Pictures: Teus Luijendijk

 

21 October 2001, Polder IJdoorn NH

3 April 2004, Hellegatsplaten ZH

 

21 October 2001, Polder IJdoorn NH

  Water Pipit  -  Waterpieper  Anthus spinoletta ;  videograbs (320x).
  Polder IJdoorn NH, The Netherlands, 21 October 2001.

 

3 April 2004, Hellegatsplaten ZH

Water Pipit is a common winter visitor in The Netherlands. Summer-plumaged birds, however, are seen well only very occasionally in our country. These birds were present in a group of at least 30 individuals in a marshy area in the delta area of Holland (the SW).

  Water Pipits  -  Waterpiepers  Anthus spinoletta   moulting into summer plumage;  videograbs (320x).
  Hellegatsplaten ZH, The Netherlands, 3 April 2004.

 


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