Len sent in these photos taken recently at Pego Marshes.
I am ashamed to say this but it was my first visit to Petrola and the surrounding area. And what a magical place?!?!? Had the luxury of spending 24 hours in and around Corral-Rubio. What a lovely area it is too … Continued
Today in Rojales along the Rio Segura it was like the dawn chorus at 10.30am. I saw my first Melodious Warbler of the year along with dozens of Nightingales, Turtle Doves, Cetti’s Warblers, Reed Warblers. Cuckoos Iberian Green Woodpeckers, Long … Continued
Sunday 8th May – On a morning drive around our usual route we saw quite a few but the birds weren’t very cooperative. They didn’t want to be photographed. A male Hen Harrier flew over the Monastery road. Roller and … Continued
A Friday morning out to Maigmo with Bryan and John. We started off well at the beginning of the mountain road with Bonelli’s Warbler and Woodlark, several more were seen and heard during the trip. Climbing higher, we managed to … Continued
At The Clot were three Little Bittern, two males (including the one in the picture) and one female, Marbled Duck, White-headed Duck, Great Reed Warbler, Western Swamphen, at least a dozen Bee-eater, Red-rumped Swallow, Sand Martin, and on the lake … Continued
My first Spotted Flycatcher of the summer at Salinas De Marchamalo this morning along with 4 Curlew Sandpiper in breeding plumage, 2 Mediterranean Gulls and a handful of Little Tern. My non-birding neighbour told me that he had seen 11 … Continued