In the late summer, close to autumn, the Bee-Eaters gather in masses, before they fly to the south over the winter. On that day, i saw dozens of them hunting for insects over that meadow.
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The European bee-eater (Merops apiaster) is a near passerine bird in the bee-eater family Meropidae. It breeds in southern Europe and in parts of north Africa and western Asia. It is strongly migratory, wintering in tropical Africa, India and Sri Lanka. This species occurs as a spring overshoot north of its range, with occasional breeding in northwest Europe.