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Ruissalo, Kuuva

SW of Finland (Varsinais-Suomi)  >  Finland

In the morning this is a good spot to see nesting Black Guillemot (bring your scope!) Also a good place to see White-tailed Eagle. Best in april-june.

Added by jlinden

Description

Basically a windy cliff for watching birds in the archipelago. During migration you may have Long-tailed Duck , Velvet ScoterCommon Scoter , Arctic Skua (Parasitic Jaeger). Out on the small rocky islands Black Guillemot nest. Not visible without a scope or during bad weather. White-tailed Eagle is a common sight. Also check out the forest birds while walking (1 km) to the spot.

Details

Access

For a parking spot see the P on the map. The area is best explored on foot or bike. From the parking it's about 1 km through forest to the cliff.

Terrain and Habitat

Forest, Sea

Conditions

Flat, Rocky

Circular trail

No

Is a telescope useful?

Yes

Good birding season

Spring, Autumn, Summer

Best time to visit

Spring

Route

Wide path

Difficulty walking trail

Average walk

Accessible by

Foot, Bicycle, Car

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

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