Wednesday, 11 July 2012

Turned Out Nice Again

CJ, Billy Whizz & Billy Jr. on the road in Andalucia.

Monday - Scorchio.

56 birds rung, 14 species, scrubby valley-bottom site.
Nightingale, Red-necked Nightjar, Sardinian Warbler, Crested Lark, Isabelline Warbler, Woodchat Shrike, Blackbird, Greenfinch, Cirl Bunting, Blackcap, Melodious Warbler, Cetti's Warbler, Turtle Dove & House Sparrow.

Tuesday - Scorchio.

92 birds rung, 20 species, same site but different nets, some over the water.
New species - Little Ringed Plover, Serin, Wryneck, Kingfisher, Corn Bunting, Spotted Flycatcher, Chaffinch, Stonechat, Great Tit, Blue Tit.

Wednesday - Scorchio.

102 birds rung, 18 species, a different river valley, more reedy this time.
New species - Great Spotted Woodpecker (Moroccan ssp.), Rock Bunting, Grey Wagtail, Woodpigeon, Robin, Long-tailed Tit.

A small sample of pictures:

Red-necked Nightjar

Melodious Warbler
Woodchat Shrike


  1. Jealous? Me? Of course not!


    p.s, I'll be changing the log in details

  2. They won't get That sort of quality over there!

  3. Stand By For The Next Summary, Did Not Think It Could Be better than The Last Few Days " How wrong I Was "