Winners of the WEBCAM BERZE contest

Thank you all for the printscreens you’ve sent us! We are glad that you are with us during this spring. The winners of the competition, those who were first to…

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Dumbrăvioara online again

Dear friends of the storks, in the last few days we encountered technical problems with the live transmission from the Dumbrăvioara stork nest. We apologize, but these problems are sometimes…

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New season at Dumbrăvioara!

Last year, we were almost 35 000 people whom watched, avidly, to what is happening on the screens of our computers, laptops or phones. The events of the Dumbrăvioara stork…

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Good news from the stork nest from Dumbrăvioara!

golyak 2From March to April, stork lovers assisted passively at the „disintegration” of the storks nest, caused by thieving of materials by many Jackdaws and neighbouring Stork pair. The nest was slowly shrinking, everybody was carrying away nest materials but nobody was building! Occasionally lonely storks appeared in the nest, we even saw a stork with a colour ring, but no pair. (more…)

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A stork with colour ring is “visiting” the nest. Will it occupy the nest?

1In 2016 we are experiencing some difficulties with the webcam nest. Compared to previous years, when the storks arrived in time but we had had technical problems with our webcam, this year the “problem” is with the storks. More exactly, with their absence from the nest. At the end of March a pair of stork was observed in the nest, but unfortunately they were just visitors from one of the neighbouring nests. (more…)

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The events from the Dumbrăvioara stork nest in 2015

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Dear stork friends we are ending a new season. The new webcam mounted this spring in Dumbrăvioara was a real success, 9469 was the maximum number of visitors on a single day. From totally 64865 computers, the webcam was accessed for 334342 times.

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Healthy Storks miss migration and stay in Romania for winter
Fotó: Orbán Zoltán

Healthy Storks miss migration and stay in Romania for winter

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Photo: Orbán Zoltán

This winter we have been contact more often than ever before by people who seeing White Storks on the field or on the nest. They call to ask for our help to save the bird. But mostly these birds are healthy and they don`t need our help. (more…)

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International stork-meeting on high-level (apr.700 m)

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Earlier in July, Milvus Group was contacted by the representative of a stork migration research project from Germany (www.movebank.org) who asked us to find a young White Stork equipped with a GPS-logger in the Casin Depression (Harghita county). The team from Germany sent us the equipment to download the migration data from the logger. (more…)

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First egg in the nest

Interesting discovery in the stork nest from Dumbravioara, during the night from 22rd to 23th of April: the "male" who occupied the nest (as we supposed, because usually males are…

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Intruders at the stork nest

On the 18th of April 2012 an observer („dika”) attracted our attention on the stork nest, where another stork was apparently present. Let`s see the images:

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