Archive | “September, 2014

Brown Accentor from one of my presentations at #DeltaBirdingFestival

Published September 30, 2014 in Field Notes

Back to the Strait of Gibraltar after the Delta Birding Festival. It involved a lot of driving in just three days but it was a lot of fun and I’m definitely looking forward to go back next year. This is one of the pictures I used for the Snow Leopard presentation: a Brown Accentor from Ladakh. De regreso en el Estrecho después del Festival en el Delta del Ebro. Han sido muchos kilómetros en solo tres días pero ha sido muy divertido y estoy deseando volver el año que viene. Esta es una de las imágenes que usé en la […]

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I’ll be giving two presentations at the #DeltaBirdingFestival. This is a White-winged Redstart while looking for Snow Leopards

Published September 25, 2014 in Field Notes

I’ll be talking about the Snow Leopard trip in Ladakh with Whitehawk and birding in the Strait of Gibraltar all year round for Birding The Strait at the Delta Birding Festival. It’s going to be a looooong trip from Tarifa, but I’m really looking forward to it! This is a White-winged Redstart while looking for Snow Leopards in Ladakh, India. Estaré dando dos presentaciones sobre el viaje para ver el Leopardo de las Nieves en Ladakh con Whitehawk y sobre la observación de aves durante todo el año en el Estrecho de Gibraltar para Birding The Strait. Va a ser […]

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A wee bird from yesterday – Zitting Cisticola at La Janda #straitbirds

Published September 24, 2014 in Field Notes

A wee bird from yesterday during the day trip with Jeh and Stefaan: Zitting Cisticola Un pajarito de la excursión de ayer con Jeh y Stefaan: Buitrón from Flickr http://flic.kr/p/p6wTuu via IFTTT

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Red-necked Nightjar in the Strait of Gibraltar #birding #straitbirds

Published September 20, 2014 in Field Notes

One of the highlights of the tour we just finished with Greenwings were the Red-necked Nightjars. We had great views and enjoyed the company of Liz and John Cantelo. …Ah, and two Bonelli’s and two Spanish Imperial Eagles were right there as well. Great day! Uno de los momentos destacados durante el tour con Greenwings fue el avistamiento del Chotacabras Pardo. Los vimos muy bien y disfrutamos de la compañía de Liz y John Cantelo… ah, y de dos Perdiceras y dos Imperiales también. ¡Un gran día! from Flickr http://flic.kr/p/pj9V8R via IFTTT

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