national bird, Dipper,
are a scarce autumn and winter migrant in Øygarden.
They have been heard singing in March which may indicate that they also
breed here from time to time. However, they are a common enough species
in the Bergen area - including Gullfjell.
They are also very much a feature of birding in Engerdal,
Occurrence of Dipper in
Øygarden. Source: artsobservasjoner.no
There are some double records here and some repeat sightings of the
same individual - but this still gives a good idea of when this species
Black-bellied Dipper, Isterfossen, Engerdal,
DSLR with 400mm telephoto lens, hand-held
Gullfjell, April 2015
DSLR with 400mm telephoto lens, hand held