BirdLife Estonia

Our mission is to ensure the good status of Estonian birds through research, protection and education.

Photo: Kauro Kuik

Bird missing for 172 years rediscovered in Borneo rainforest

The Black-browed Babbler, widely considered by experts the ‘greatest enigma in Indonesian ornithology’, has been unexpectedly rediscovered in the rainforests of Borneo more than 172 years after it was first seen.

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How to protect bird nests: if you love them, leave them alone

Every spring, birds devote a huge amount of time and energy to looking after their eggs and chicks. If you want to give them a helping hand, here are some simple tips that you can follow in your garden and local area to keep nesting birds safe.

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Latest birds observations from eElurikkus

25. February 2021
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird) 2 Jan Fred Joab, Janek Joab Antsla,
Plectrophenax nivalis (Snow Bunting) 1 Toomas Traagel, Kaja Traagel Anija vald, Looküla
Buteo buteo (Eurasian Buzzard) 1 Jan Fred Joab, Janek Joab Anne,
Phalacrocorax carbo (Great Cormorant) 1 Andres Killing Tallinn,
Vanellus vanellus (Northern Lapwing) 18 Ere Uibu Võru vald, Kirumpää küla
Corvus frugilegus (Rook) 73 Ere Uibu Võru vald, Kirumpää küla
Coloeus monedula (Eurasian Jackdaw) 13 Ere Uibu Võru vald, Kirumpää küla
Corvus corone (Carrion Crow) 76 Ere Uibu Võru vald, Kirumpää küla
Pica pica (Eurasian Magpie) 5 Ere Uibu Võru vald, Kirumpää küla
Corvus corax (Common Raven) 1 Ere Uibu Võru vald, Kirumpää küla