This report shows the first date a spring migrant /summer visitor was seen in the Costa Blanca area, where it was seen and who reported the sighting.

Birds are listed in order of the date they arrived. Information for previous years can be found in the Spring Migration Comparison Reports.

Little Ringed Plover06/02/23Mar MenorDarren Wilson
House Martin06/02/23Mar MenorDarren Wilson
Swallow21/02/23El ClotMary Brazier
Great Spotted Cuckoo24/02/23Monastery roadMary Brazier
Sand Martin24/02/23Ramblas del AlbujónDarren Wilson
Red-rumped Swallow24/02/23Ramblas del AlbujónDarren Wilson
Whinchat25/02/23El Hondo North GateSteve Saunders
Yellow Wagtail27/02/23Ramblas del AlbujónDarren Wilson
Redstart06/03/23El ClotMalcolm Palmer
Alpine Swift08/03/23Los UrrutiasDarren Wilson
Pallid Swift13/03/23Torre PachecoDarren Wilson
Reed Warbler16/03/23San FelipeCBBC Members
Subalpine Warbler21/03/23El ClotMalcolm Palmer
Sand Martin21/03/23Parc RecorralBarry Chambers
Willow Warbler23/03/23Alicante UniversityMalcolm Palmer
Woodchat Shrike23/03/23La MangaDarren Wilson
Common Swift23/03/23Los NietosDarren Wilson
Common Cuckoo25/03/23RojalesBarry Chambers
Short-toed Eagle27/03/23El ClotMalcolm Palmer
Whiskered Tern27/03/23Vistabella HideBarry Chambers