El Hondo fields – Greta Owen

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Fantailed Warbler, Dartford Warbler, Southern Grey Shrike, Grey Heron, Kestrel, Booted Eagle, Buzzard, Marsh Harrier, Cormorant, Linnet, Serin, Crested Lark, Black Redstart, Black Winged Stilt, Green Sandpiper, Little Owl, Cranes, Black Necked Grebe, Great White Egret, Spoonbill.

El Hondo fields – Paul and Greta

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Species list – Black winged Stilts, Cormorant, Kestrel, Hoopoe, Woodpigeon, Booted Eagle, Greenfinch, 4 Little Owls, Magpie, Stonechat, Goldfinch, Linnet, Serin, 2 large flocks of Glossy Ibis, Grey Heron, White Wagtail, Little Stint, Starling, and 27 Cranes. 

San Felipe – Barry Chambers

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Today at El Hondo visitors centre I saw a Swallow, possibly more than one, and a House Martin,  possibly over wintering birds or very early migrants.  Note: Malcolm says “the hirundines all have a tendency to overwinter here in small … Continued

El Hondo – Barry Chambers

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On Saturday morning I had good views of an adult Greater Spotted Eagle, (not Tonn)  after I had booked in at north gate El Hondo.  Firstly it flew past me and then perched in a tree eventually flying to a … Continued

Rojales – Barry Chambers

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Today from my villa I had good views of a Black Stork drifting on the thermals.  A good garden tick. Obviously a different bird that Stephan saw but there are birds on the move.

Javea – Nigel Bentley

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In the scrubby land region between the sea and the coast road running from the Parador and Javea port, yesterday around 7.45pm, Sue and I had fantastic views of TWO Whimbrel looking for food in the scrub. Unfortunately, although I … Continued