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Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe), planned "Raet National Park", Norwegian South Coast

Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe), planned "Raet National Park", Norwegian South Coast

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Uploaded 26 May 2014 by Peter Prokosch
Year: 2014 Taken by: Peter Prokosch
The northern wheatear is a migratory insectivorous species breeding in open stony country in Europe and Asia with footholds in northeastern Canada and Greenland as well as in northwestern Canada and Alaska. It nests in rock crevices and rabbit burrows. All birds winter in Africa. The Coastal Archipelago Park of the South Coast ("Sørlandet") of Norway covers an area of the Skagerak coast between Grenland in Telemark and Lindesnes in West Agder, including many hundreds of islands and skerri ...
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