Category Archives: New

Griffon Vultures in Flight


Accipitriformes

Place: Calatayud, Aragon, Spain
Dates: 27 June 2017.









[Gyps fulvus, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Griffon vulture]

The sound of the griffon vulture (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Fernand Deroussen)

Young Chaffinch


Passeriformes #2

Place: Lundy Island
Dates: 10 August 2016.



[Fringilla coelebs, Family Fringillidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common chaffinch]

The sound of the chaffinch (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the chaffinch across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Common Gull


Charadriiformes

Place: Fort George, Inverness-shire
Dates: 18 July 2017.









Place: Lamb Holm, Orkney Mainland
Dates: 21 July 2017.



Place: Marwick Head, Orkney Mainland
Dates: 21 July 2017.


[Larus canus, Family Laridae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common gull]

The sound of the common gull (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Niels Krabbe)

Distribution of the common gull across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Common Crane


Gruiformes

Place: Wetland Centre Slimbridge, Gloucestershire
Dates: 24 July 2016.







[Grus grus, Family Gruidae, Order Gruiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common crane]

The sound of the common crane (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the common crane across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Greater Flamingoes in Flight


Phoenicopteriformes

Place: Torre Salinas, Sardinia, Italy
Dates: 11/12 June 2017.








[Phoenicopterus roseus, Family Phoenicopteridae, Order Phoenicopteriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Greater flamingo]

The sound of the greater flamingo (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Jerome Fischer)

Distribution of the greater flamingo across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).