I did some bird watching, but not much. It was a short visit and I was more focused on historic monuments. Here are the bird pictures that I have.

Nature pictures of Bulgaria and other bird pages are linked:

Nature in Bulgaria
Nature Page for Bulgaria
Bird Pages
Bird Pages

All pictures are © Dr. Günther Eichhorn, unless otherwise noted.

Birds in Bulgaria

Corn Bunting (Emberiza calandra)
Corn Bunting (Emberiza calandra, german: Grauammer, french: Bruant proyer). (595k)
Spanish Sparrow (Passer hispaniolensis)
Male Spanish Sparrow (Passer hispaniolensis, german: Weidensperling, french: Moineau espagnol). (997k)
Eurasian Bee-eater (Merops apiaster)
Eurasian Bee-eater (Merops apiaster, german: Bienenfresser, french: Guêpier d'Europe). (1114k)
Common House Martin (Delichon urbicum)
Common House Martin (Delichon urbicum, german: Mehlschwalbe, french: Hirondelle de fenêtre). (668k)
Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica)
Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica, german: Rauchschwalbe, french: Hirondelle rustique). (921k)
Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica)
Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica, german: Rauchschwalbe, french: Hirondelle rustique). (488k)
Crested Lark (Galerida cristata)
Crested Lark (Galerida cristata, german: Haubenlerche, french: Cochevis huppé). (865k)
Common Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)
Common Starling (Sturnus vulgaris, german: Star, french: Étourneau sansonnet). (714k)
Common Sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)
Common Sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos, german: Flussuferläufer, french: Chevalier guignette). (680k)
Common Blackbird (Turdus merula)
Common Blackbird (Turdus merula, german: Amsel, french: Merle noir). (1368k)
Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto)
Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto, german: Türkentaube, french: Tourterelle turque). (1117k)
European Turtle Dove (Streptopelia turtur)
European Turtle Dove (Streptopelia turtur, german: Turteltaube, french: Tourterelle des bois). (811k)
Eurasian Magpie (Pica pica)
Eurasian Magpie (Pica pica, german: Elster, french: Pie bavarde). (1089k)
 Unknown Bird
?? Unknown bird. (371k)
Hooded Crow (Corvus cornix)
Hooded Crow (Corvus cornix, german: Nebelkrähe, french: Corneille mantelée). (1141k)
European White Stork (Ciconia ciconia ciconia)
European White Stork (Ciconia ciconia ciconia, german: Weißstorch, french: Cigogne blanche) in a nest. (882k)
European White Stork (Ciconia ciconia ciconia)
Close-up of European White Stork (Ciconia ciconia ciconia, german: Weißstorch, french: Cigogne blanche). (903k)
European White Stork (Ciconia ciconia ciconia)
European White Stork (Ciconia ciconia ciconia, german: Weißstorch, french: Cigogne blanche) in a field. (1432k)
Defecating Stork
Defecating Stork. (1102k)
Freshly Plowed Field Full
Freshly plowed field full of storks. They look for critters that have been dug up by the plow. (945k)
Common Buzzard (Buteo buteo)
Common Buzzard (Buteo buteo, german: Mäusebussard, french: Buse variable). (1338k)

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