Category Archives: Spain

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)

Great Reed Warbler


Passeriformes #1

Place: Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain
Dates: 26 June 2017.











[Acrocephalus arundinaceus, Family Acrocephalidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great reed warbler]

The sound of the great reed warbler (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Dries Van de Loock)

Distribution of the great reed warbler across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Golden Oriole


Passeriformes #1

Place: Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain
Dates: 26 June 2017.



[Oriolus oriolus, Family Oriolidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian golden oriole]

The sound of the golden oriole (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Mathias Ritschard)

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

Spanish White Storks


Ciconiiformes

Place: Segovia, Spain
Dates: 15 August 2013.


Place: El Rocio, Andalucia
Dates: 13/14 June 2015.






Place: Logroño, Spain
Dates: 22 June 2016.






[Ciconia ciconia, Family Ciconiidae, Order Ciconiiformes, Wikipedia Entry: White stork]

The sound of the white stork (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist José Carlos Sires)

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

Bird Migration Modern Style


[a collared dove hitching a ride on the ferry all the way from Civitavecchia to Barcelona]

Columbiformes

Place: Civitavecchia to Barcelona ferry
Dates: 16 June 2016.





[Streptopelia decaocto, Family Columbidae, Order Columbiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian collared dove]

The sound of the collared dove (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist David Farrow)

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

Fischer’s Lovebird


Psittaciformes

Place: La Guardia, Spain
Dates: 22 June 2016.



[Agapornis fischeri, Family Psittaculidae, Order Psittaciformes, Wikipedia Entry: Fischer’s lovebird]

The sound of Fischer’s lovebird (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist
maudoc)

Jays of Spain and Italy


Passeriformes #1

Place: Zafferana Etnea, Sicily
Dates: 21 May 2016.



Place: Neapolis, Syracuse, Sicily
Dates: 24 May 2016.


Place: Canet de Mar, Catalunya
Dates: 17 June 2016.







Place: Calella de Palafrugell, Catalunya
Dates: 18 June 2016.


[Garrulus glandarius, Family Corvidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian jay]

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

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