This page shows a few bird pictures

Nature pictures of Turkey and other bird pages are linked:

Nature in Turkey
Nature Page for Turkey
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All pictures are © Dr. Günther Eichhorn, unless otherwise noted.

Fauna and Flora

Riparia riparia
Sand Martin (Riparia riparia, german: Uferschwalbe, french: Hirondelle de rivage). This one was taking a flying bath in a lawn sprinkler just before it sat down here. (598k)
Galerida cristata
Crested Lark (Galerida cristata, german: Haubenlerche, french: Cochevis huppé). (568k)
Larus michahellis
Yellow-legged Gull (Larus michahellis, german: Mittelmeermöwe, french: Goéland leucophée). (418k)
Phalacrocorax carbo
Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo, german: Kormoran (Art), french: Grand Cormoran). (434k)
Geronticus eremita
Northern Bald Ibis (Geronticus eremita, german: Waldrapp, french: Ibis chauve). (247k)
Ciconia ciconia
White Storks (Ciconia ciconia, german: Weißstorch, french: Cigogne blanche) on a Byzantine Aqueduct. (564k)

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