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The Wadden Sea - A wildlife sanctuary and more

The Wadden Sea is an area off the northern coast of Holland extending towards Germany and Denmark.  It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site and is a wildlife sanctuary and a bird watcher’s paradise.  442 more words

Netherlands

Sanderlings on Terschelling island

This 29 October 2016 video shows sanderlings on Terschelling island in the Netherlands.

Jos Korenromp made the video.

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Environment

Bar-tailed godwit - Rosse Grutto

Bartailed godwit in winter feathers, probing the mud of The Waddensea for something to eat. This picture was taken in the Netherlands but many of these birds fly non-stop from their breeding place on the Arctic coast to New Zealand for the winter. 64 more words

Nature

Winter Dunlin - Bonte Strandloper

When I took these shots an expert told me that they are winter dunlins. I believe him. All those little waders look very much alike to me, especially when they are in winter feathers. 73 more words

Birds

Doutzen Kroes - Me on the beach in Fryslân (Terschelling) For every bottle o...

All you need to do to get informed about all magazine news right away is to follow our lastoneminute.com site. You can find the details of the post titled Doutzen Kroes – Me on the beach in Fryslân (Terschelling) For every bottle o… in our article… 14 more words

Long legs - lange benen

The common redshank has wonderful long bright orange legs. While I can understand that it is a good thing for waders to have long legs, I don’t quite understand the bright orange bit. 58 more words

Photography

Sanderlings - Drieteenstrandlopers

I posted about these birds before. I have to capture them whenever I see them. They are so cute and funny the way they behave. There were hundreds of them at the beach of Terschelling this year running along the waterline looking for shellfish and little crabs to eat. 67 more words

Nature