Friday, November 26, 2010

First Trip Winter Birdwatching.

With the members of SEO/BirdLife-Burgos, we realized a birdwatching trip by the Ebro water reservoir

Although the number of observed species went of 48, we had to feeling of which the day could better have been. 
The weather of previous days in the north of Spain, we waited more species of birds, something that did not happen. 
List of species with * the more remarkable records:

Little Grebe, Great Crested Grebe, Black-necked Grebe*, Great Cormorant, Little Egret, Great White Egret, Grey Heron, Greylag Goose, Egyptian Goose*, Eurasian Wigeon, Gadwall, Common Teal, Mallard, Pintail, Common Pochard, Red Kite, Griffon Vulture, Marsh Harrier*, Common Buzzard, Common Kestrel, Merlin*, Peregrine Falcon*, Common Coot, Northern Lapwing, Black-headed Gull, Yellow-legged Gull, Common Kingfisher, Wood Pigeon,Great Spotted Woodpecker,  Meadow Pipit,  White Wagtail, Song Thrush, Mistle Thrush, Cetti's Warbler, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Long-tailed Tit, Southern Grey Shrike, Jay, Magpie,Red-billed Chough, Carrion Crow, Spotles Starling, Common Starling, House Sparrow,Chaffinch, Brambling*, Linnet.

Peregrine Falcon eating a Starling

Egyptian Goose