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Eurasian Oystercatcher are a typical bird of coastal Norway.

For details of migration past Skogsøy SW Norway click here
For numbers at Stag Rocks, Northumberland, UK click here


Eurasian Oystercatcher
Tjeldstø, June 2010




Oystercatcher - Tjeld
Eurasian Oystercatcher, Tjeldstø, Øygarden,  June 2008
Picture taken with DSLR and 400mm telephoto lens




Eurasian Oystercatcher
(Digiscoped) Eurasian Oystercatcher, Tjeldstø, Øygarden, 12 June 2006




Newly hatched Oystercatcher chick
Newly hatched Oystercatcher chick

Oystercatcher nest
Oystercatcher nest



Migrating Oystercatcher, Skogsøy, SW Norway
Migrating Oystercatcher, Skogsøy, March 2012
Migrating Oystercatcher, Skogsøy, SW Norway

Above and below: Migrating Oystercatcher, Skogsøy, March 2012

Migrating Oystercatcher, Skogsøy, SW Norway

Pictures taken with a DSLR and a 400mm telephoto lens




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