Bird guiding & surveys in Norway

Anders Faugstad Mæland, born in 1977, has been a birder since the age of 8 years. Over the years he has developed his birding passion to become a very skilled ornithologist. He has established himself as a professional birder in Norway. He has led and taken part in a wide variety of ornithological surveys and biodiversity projects. 

With an intimate knowledge of both Arctic Norway / Varanger and southern Norway, Anders is an excellent choice as your bird guide. 

Over the past 5 years, he has predominantly worked at Jomfruland Bird station, leading bird ringing schemes and migration surveys. In addition he has travelled a lot in Varanger and other parts of Scandinavia, both as a bird guide and on various bird surveys.

For more specific information, requests and prices, feel free to contact Anders on email or telephone (mail: birdwatchingnorway@gmail.com / mob: +47 976 87 472)

Norwegian / norsk:
Anders Faugstad Mæland, født 06.11.77. Han har vært en ivrig feltornitolog siden han var 8 år gammel. Anders kan ta guide-oppdrag over hele landet. Sommerhalvåret har han flest oppdrag i Varangerområdet og østlige deler av Finnmark. Anders har utdanning innen naturforvaltning. De siste 5 årene har han arbeidet på Jomfruland Fuglestasjon med fugleregistrering og ringmerking. Anders har i tillegg utført en lang rekke område-undersøkelser og utført kartlegging av fugleliv og biologisk mangfold. Ta kontakt med Anders om du ønsker en fugleguide eller har behov for kartlegging av fugler eller biologisk mangfold. 


 
 
Services / tjenester

Bird guiding
- Finnmark / Varanger / Arctic Norway
- Southern Norway / Sør-Norge
- Southern Sweden (Falsterbo, etc) / Sør-Sverige


Surveying
- Biological diversity (particularly in ornithology) / Biologisk mangfold og fugleliv
​- Mapping  / kartlegging
- Site evaluation / områdeanalyser


Annet
- Bird identification workshops / courses  / Kursing fuglekunnskap
- Lectures / talks  / foredrag

Experience

Surveying and bird registration / observation for :
Kartlegging og områdeundersøkelser utført for:
 


NP (Norwegian Polar Institute)
NOF (Birdlife Norway)
Asplan Viak
Multiconsult
NaturRestaurering

Biotope



Guided tours for / Guide-oppdrag for :
DinTur
Jomfruland Bird Observatory
Mølen Bird Observatory



Feel free to email or phone Anders for any bird related inquiry. Anders can provide both excellent information before a trip, and be your dedicated bird guide during your next adventure. Anders has a reputation for finding good birds in Norway. As with all birding you never know what can happen, but it sure helps having an expert guide with local knowledge.

Steller´s Eider
White-tailed Eagle
Pine Grosbeak
Hawk Owl

Anders has already made an impression in Varanger by finding several rarities in the region.

Discover the best of Norways birdlife with Anders Mæland!