El Clot

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  We had a quick walk around the Clot today to see what was about. A Greenfinch was our first bird, closely followed by numerous House Martins, Crag Martins and Swallows. A Marsh Harrier was hunting over the marshes, causing … Continued

San Felipe and Crevillente

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Today we met with other members of the Costa Blanca Bird Club for the March field trip. Our first location was the El Hondo Visitor Centre at San Felipe. First we had a look at the pool by the picnic … Continued

Segura River, Guardamar

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Today’s outing was a walk alongside the Segura River at Guardarmar, not a place to see too many birds, but a pleasant walk with a few birds ‘thrown in’. The first bird we heard and then saw, was a Cetti’s … Continued

El Clot

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A quick look at the Clot with Dave and Linda today produced all the usual suspects, such as, Teal, Shoveler, Little Grebe etc, plus a couple of highlights. While we were sheltering from a shower of rain in the scrape … Continued

El Clot

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After a wet and windy week in Wolverhampton, it was nice to get out in the warm weather and visit our local patch for a couple of hours. There is a lot of water in front of both the hides … Continued

Santa Pola Harbour

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  Following a tip off from Barry, we spent an interesting hour at Santa Pola Harbour, with Dave and Linda, watching the fishing boats come in. We could see the approaching boats were being followed by many gulls and as … Continued

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