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Birds of Paradise

Biked to work (20 min ride) and did some birding on the way.

Great crested grebe. By JJ Harrison [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Great crested grebe / Silkkiuikku (Podiceps cristatus)

Mallard / Sinisorsa (Anas platyrhynchos)

Common goldeneye / Telkkä (Bucephala clangula)

Canada goose / Kanadanhanhi (Branta canadensis)

Western jackdaw / Naakka (Corvus monedula)

Eurasian oystercatcher. By Andreas Trepte [CC BY-SA 2.5 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons

Eurasian oystercatcher / Meriharakka (Haematopus ostralegus)

Common gull / Kalalokki (Larus canus)

Black-headed gull / Naurulokki (Chroicocephalus ridibundus)

Mute swan. By Yerpo [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Mute swan / Kyhmyjoutsen (Cygnus olor)