|Charca de Suarez - Laguna del Alamo Blanco
But open your ears and the reserve was alive with song and calling, including the resident frogs, with very speedy recognition of Nightingale, Blackbird, Cetti's Warbler and Turtle Dove. Seeing a movement in the bushes and shrubs on the opposite side of the pool closer inspection revealed a bird trapped in the mist net being used by the local ringers. And as I looked a the size and shape,etc it dawned upon me that the team had caught a female Common Cuckoo. Having seen a Reed Warbler in front of me I moved on to the Laguna del Alamo Blanco and, once outside the hide, had a lovely view of a Cetti's Wabler creeping through the bamboo curtain along with distant House Sparrows.
|Black-winged Stilt Ciguenuela Comun Himantopus himantopus
|Spoonbill Espatula Comun Platalea leucorodia
|Red-knobbed Coot Focha Moruna Fulica cristata
|Common Sandpiper Andarrios Chico Actitus hypoleuco
|Well-grown young Red-knobbed Coot Focha Moruna Fulica cristata with chick from second clutch?
|Distant Turtle Dove Tortola Europea Streptopelia turtur
Mallard, Pochard, Ferruginous Duck, Little Grebe, Heron, White Stork, Spoonbill, Moorhen, Purple Swamphen, Coot, Red-knobbed Coot, Black-winged Stilt, Common Sandpiper, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Turtle Dove, Collared Dove, Cuckoo, Common Swift, Barn Swallow, House Martin, Nightingale, Blackbird, Cetti's Warbler, Reed Warbler, Sardinian Warbler, Willow Warbler, Great Tit, Spotless Starling, House Sparrow, Serin
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