Tuesday, 31 May 2016

More Mallorca Birding. Part three

A selection of some of the smaller passerines...

female Sardinian Warbler

Spanish Yellow Wagtail

Woodchat Shrike



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