The winter sightings report relates to species we would not normally expect to find on the Costa Blanca in winter.
The relevant months are December, January and February.
Species – Cory’s Shearwater, Squacco Heron, Little Bittern, Quail, Scops Owl, House Martin, Barn Swallow, Whiskered Tern and Night Heron
|SPECIES||DATE SEEN||WHERE SEEN||REPORTED BY|
|6 Little Bitterns||07 December 2013||El Hondo Reserve||Barry|
|Little Bittern||07 January 2014||First hide, Vistabella road||Barry|
|Little Bittern||10 January 2014||First hide, Vistabella road||Paul and Greta|
|Reed Warbler (could be early migrant)||23 January 2014||Consorcio (gated road near Vistabella)||Barry and Malcolm|
|Little Bittern||25 January 2014||El Hondo||Barry and Malcolm|
|Little Bittern||26 January 2014||First hide, Vistabella Road||Barry|
|4 Whiskered Terns (winter plumage)||14 February 2014||Vistabella hide||Barry and Malcolm|