August 2022

Last update 15.09.2022. at 07:03:34
Red-throated Pipit (Anthus cervinus) 1 migrating at Ramnieki, Cesu county (A.Klepers).

Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus) 2 1 cy at Slitere lighthouse, Talsi county (L.Schmidt). Dotterel (Charadrius morinellus) 5 (2 ad & 3 1cy) at Uzava river floodplain fields, Ventspils county (Rare Bird Alert group/E. & V.Smislovs).

Mediterranean Gull (Ichthyaetus melanocephalus) 1 1cy to N at Akmensrags, Dienvidkurzeme county (Rare Bird Alert group/E.Smislovs).

Broad-billed Sandpiper (Limicola falcinellus) 10 at Liepaja lake E coast, Dienvidkurzeme county (I.Brediks).

Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus) 3 1 cy at meadows NW from Ance, Ventspils county (L.Schmidt).

Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus) Ance surroundings, Ventspils county, 24-Aug-2022. © Luis Schmidt
Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus) 170-200 1 cy (incl. 2 ad FF & 1 ad M) flew over from 09:30 till 16:30 at Kalngale fields, Adazi county (I.Denisovs).

Red-footed Falcons (Falco vespertinus) Garkalne fields, Adazi county, 21-Aug-2022. © Igors Denisovs
Aquatic Warbler (Acrocephalus paludicola) 1 1cy trapped and ringed at Pape B.O., Dienvidkurzeme county (Rare Bird Alert group/A.Priedniece et al.).

Aquatic Warbler (Acrocephalus paludicola) Pape B.O., Deinvidkurzeme county, 18-Aug-2022. © Valts Jaunzemis
Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus) 2 1cy at Mersrags, Talsi county (Rare Bird Alert group/A.Zarins, E. Smislovs).

Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus) 2 1cy at Randi meadows, Limbazi county (Rare Bird Alert group/A.Zarins, E. Smislovs).

Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus) 1 1cy next to Gauja canal, Adazi county (I.Denisovs).

Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus) Gauja canal, Adazi county, 10-Aug-2022. © Igors Denisovs
Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus) 6 (3 ad & 3 1cy) at Randi meadows, Limbazi county (E.Smislovs, A.Zarins). 5th record for Latvia.

Barnacle Goose (Branta leucopsis) 1 at Gauja river mouth, Adazi county (I.Denisovs). Rare during summer months.

Barnacle Goose (Branta leucopsis) Gauja river mouth, Adazi county, 06-Aug-2022. © Igors Denisovs
Caspian Gull (Larus cachinnans) 1 1cy at Mangalsala pier, Riga (I.Denisovs).
Caspian Gull (Larus cachinnans) Managalsala, Riga, 01-Aug-2022. © Igors Denisovs