Tuesday, 31 May 2016

More Mallorca Birding. Part three

A selection of some of the smaller passerines...


Serin
 
 
female Sardinian Warbler



Spanish Yellow Wagtail
 
Nightingale

Woodchat Shrike

Stonechat

Bee-eater

Fan-tailed Warbler

Corn Bunting
 
 
Balearic Spotted Flycatcher
 
 

 
 
 

More Mallorca Birding. Part two

Waders seen on the trip included...


Black-winged Stilt


Stone Curlew


Little-ringed Plover


Kentish Plover


Kentish Plover chick (top centre)                                                                                                                                                                                   
 
Cormorant and Shag were the only seabirds observed on this trip....




Mediterranean race Shag
 
 
I saw a good variety of Raptors but they were usually not close enough to photograph....                      
 
Osprey (with fish)

Eleanora's Falcon
                      


Monday, 30 May 2016

More Mallorca Birding part one...

We were back in Mallorca for our 2 week holiday at the start of May. Here's a few pics from there.

First a few Herons...


Cattle Egret


Squacco Heron


Night Heron


Little Egret


Purple Heron


Great White Egret

a few waterbirds...

Purple Swamphen


Red-knobbed Coot


Red-crested Pochard


Marbled Duck