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Maters Fjord with Holmedalsberget in the background.

Holmedalsberget

19.06.2018

If you want to be on your own for a long day in a magnificent deciduous forest in demanding terrain, then HOLMESDALSBERGET is the right place. This is a big forested area by Matres Fjord in the southwestly part of Kinnherad. Here, we find one of the largest deciduous forests in Hordaland. The forest stretches over several kilometres.

Møkjedalen (Bjørn Moe)

Møkjedalen

21.12.2018

Tveita

Tveitabotn

31.03.2018

Byparken

07.12.2018

It isn't true that hungry students have hunted down basking ducks in the city park Byparken in their spring fervour, as rumours may have it. But, it is not unusual to see students throw themselves over the park's wild birds, and hold on to them tight. They ring the birds. Because of this, we know quite a lot about the birds in Byparken.

Fjellsiden

Fjellsiden

31.03.2018

Møllendal graveyard is the winter home of the urban crows in Bergen. Those that do not want to stay overnight in the graveyard, perch in the lush deciduous trees at Fjellsiden.

Klokkarvatnet

Kalandsvatnet and Klokkarvatnet

03.08.2018

Kalandsvika Bay in the eastern part of Kalandsvatnet

Kalandsvika

12.06.2018

There is little to say about the opportunity for surveying from the bird observation tower in Kalandsvika: 155 different bird species have been sighted in the Kalands water shed. Take your binoculars and visit the tower in late spring - early summer or during the winter half of the year. If you are lucky, you might get to see a rare bird species.

Nygårdsparken in the 1920s.

Nygårdsparken

31.03.2018

Korsfjorden

31.03.2018

Bjoreidalen by Gamlestølen, towards southwest.

Bjoreidalen

31.03.2018

Bjoreidalen is one of the classic bird localities on Hardangervidda. It is especially known for its wading birds, with as many as 17 of the 19 wader species that nest in Hordaland.

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