Thursday, August 25, 2011

Nature Reserve & Waterbird Reserve

Season with birds in migratory movement.
The Birds begin to form flocks and good moment to observe juvenile birds.
We can to found flocks of Spotless Starling, Greenfinch, Lesser Kestrel, Stonechat, Cirl Bunting, Linnets… and juvenile birds of Herons, Shrikes.
In the water reservoir of river Ebro, in the same site, four species of Herons, Grey Heron, Great Egret, Little Egret and Purple Heron.
Trip through the Parque Natural de las Hoces del Alto Ebro y Rudrón Nature Reserve and the water reservoir of river Ebro, Waterbirds Reserve.
A total of 45 species.
Short-toed Eagle

Searching birds at weterbirds reserve

Red-backed Shrike

Grey Shrike

Juvenile of Purple Heron

Great and Little Egret


Checklist of the day
Great Crested Grebe
Black-necked Grebe
Great Cormorant
Little Egret
Grey Heron
Great Egret
Purple Heron
European Honey-buzzard
Griffon Vulture
Short-toed Eagle
Mash Harrier
Common Buzzard
Common Kestrel
Lesser Kestrel
Common Coot
Common Sandpiper
Yellow-legged Gull
Common Wood Pigeon
Barn Swallow
House Martin
Tree Pipit
White Wagtail
Hedge Accentor
Rufous Nightingale
Black Redstart
Common Stonechat
Common Whitethroat
Great Tit
Red-backed Shrike
Southern Grey Shrike
Eurasian Jay
Carrion Crow
Spotless Starling
House Sparrow
Rock Sparrow
Cirl Bunting

Thanks to Sara and Javier by their interest in the birds of Burgos, two new birders!!.