Utsira (Norway) on 30th September-6th
I was invited by Utsira Bird Observatory to give two lectures about
the "Prospect of Seawatching" during week 40. Me and my
Dutch friend Erik Sanders visited this beautiful Norwegian island.
Please visit Erik Sanders photo galleries from our visit: Photo
gallery of birds Photo
gallery of birders and views
Iceland 24-31 May 2004 (report
coming soon) and in
Swedish language (Word 296 KB).
During our one-week tour on this dramatic and beautiful island we
saw in total 84 species, which include several rarities and seabirds.
I addition also four cetacean species were recorded. This photo gallery contains
33 various shots from this lovely island.
Mallorca 6-12 May 2003 (report
An easy birding tour with great luck as our balcony faced the great
birding area of Albufera. How many have seen 130 Eleonora's Falcon
in one scan with a scope from a hotel balcony? This photo gallery contains
16 various shots from the trip.
Gomera 1-8 December 2002 (PDF 39 KB).
Not many seabirds present except a few Little and Cory's Shearwaters.
Many Laurel and a few Bolle's Pigeons and Barbary Falcon were the
highlight. This photo gallery contains
10 view shots from this very beautiful island.
Other trip reports and galleries
by me, such as those from Madeira, Senegal, Salvage Islands, Slettnes
and elsewhere, could be found on each web site, which deal with these