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Birdwatching Østensjøvannet in Oslo (The south end)

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Østensjøvannet is a nutrientrich lake on the eastern side of Oslo, particularly rich of birds. It is surrounded by residential areas and lawns, some agricultural fields and a small coniferous forest, and is flanked by reed beds and deciduous woods and bushes. Encircling the lake is a walkway that is a popular hiking trail for the residents. Birds in Østensjøvannet are fed by people on a regular basis, making the birds very confiding. The dominant species in Østensjøvannet are Barnacle, Canada and Greylag Geese, Mallard, Tufted Duck, Goldeneye, Great Crested Grebe, Moorhen, Coot, Black-headed, Herring and Lesser Black-backed Gulls.


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Oslo, Norway
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59° 52' 52" N / 10° 49' 54" E
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