Bouke started at De Kleine Mieden

Bouke was caught near Leeuwaarden in The Netherlands on 22.1.2006. On the same day he went further to Noord-Holland and showed in the following months an interesting migration through The Netherland, Germany and the Baltics before he was shot be a local hunter near Archangelsk on 14-5-2006.

go to tracked birds
go to tracked birds

Live on migration - interactive map

By an automatically parsing software the data of the transmitters are presented on a map immadiatly. See here.

The bird seemed not to be handicaped by the transmitter

A brilliant take-off!

We released Bjourke very close to the roost. At the moment it felt the wind it took off and flew a wide cycle over the lake. Later it went down and took a long bath in the water