Category Archives: Nature reserves

Nature close at home

Scorpionfly

Even though the weather is already like its autumn, I was wondering if some macro stuff that normally comes out during summer is still present. Leaves aren’t falling down yet, […]

Oostvaardersplassen

Spoonbill

2 weeks ago I went to the Oostvaardersplassen. This is a nature reserve of approximately 56km² in the Dutch province of Flevoland. It is a very important wintering area for […]

Meeting a fox family

Juvenile foxes

Yesterday I had the opportunity to capture some red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) again. They are the largest of the true foxes, as well as being the most geographically spread member […]

Amsterdamse Waterleidingduinen (AWD)

AWD Deer

A couple of days ago, I visited the “Amsterdamse Waterleidingduinen” (AWD). This is an area of 3400ha, mostly dunes and moorland, and is created for the abstraction of drinking water […]

Unexpected fox encounter

A couple of days ago, I was again in the nature reserve close to Amersfoort. This domain us absolutely unknown for foxes living in it however…  I was walking in […]

Roe deer estrous cycle

Morning Deer

Last week I went to a nature reserve near Amersfoort with my friend Gerard. It supposed to be the mating time of the roe deer. What we found was superb… […]

Bad weather this summer

Vremde

Bad weather… well, last week there was one day with great sunny weather. Strange for this time of the year and as a result this is bad for the butterflies […]

European beavers

Beavers

Last week I went with Gerard Kanters, fellow nature-photographer, on a trip to capture some nice images of European beavers. It was absolutely stunning how lucky we were. On a good […]

Bluebells of Hallerbos

Hallerbos

Last weekend, I was lucky to go on a nice trip to the world famous Hallerbos. The forest is known for the bluebells. This time of the year the ground […]

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