Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by Lisbeth » Wed Jul 22, 2015 8:46 pm

There are quite a few grebes in the local River this year. The chicks are already big though.
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Wed Jul 22, 2015 8:48 pm

Richprins wrote:Don't the cuckoos target those wrens a bit, nana! :-?

Fascinating! X#X
if only I find the Cuckoo's nest 0'
right they seems to be bigger than the parents lol
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Wed Jul 22, 2015 8:55 pm

Toko wrote:The hoverfly is a Parhelophilus frutetorum - very pretty!

The Grebe chick is permorming a dance on parent's back =O: =O: =O:
you mean the "insecte", thank your for the ID... will change asap
the last little greb allowed to itself all the eccentricities, and parents were "too good" 0*\ lol
it was so funny =O:
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Wed Jul 22, 2015 8:58 pm

Lisbeth wrote:There are quite a few grebes in the local River this year. The chicks are already big though.
lot of problems early in the year with too much water... all the nest were devasted... and now problems with the heat 0*\
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by Lisbeth » Thu Jul 23, 2015 9:54 am

We cannot fight the moods of the weather gods, Nan ;-)
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by Richprins » Thu Jul 23, 2015 7:08 pm

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Not saying it is a cuckoo chick, nana...just remember reading somewhere that wrens are victims! :-0
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Thu Jul 23, 2015 7:14 pm

0*\ sorry... didn't understand
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by Pumbaa » Thu Jul 23, 2015 11:17 pm

Stunning sighting, nan,

love for sure all the birdies and the deers ^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Fri Jul 24, 2015 8:24 am

:ty: Pumba
lot of chance... in all cases for the Wren \O
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Re: Outings around Lausanne, Switzerland

Post by nan » Wed Jul 29, 2015 10:13 am

today, something strange appeared from behind the grass :shock:

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Wild boar
were two of them, two females, I searched for possible babies... but nothing 0*\

a first for me O/\ O/\ O/\

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three minutes... and all was gone

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