Wednesday, 11 November 2020

Realenga de Agicampe, Huétor Tajar, Granada Province, Spain.

In the garden again.

Common Chiffchaff (Mosquitero Común / Phylloscopus collybita).
Into week three of a real Lockdown and Granada Province is in full lockdown so we have to stay home except of essentials movements, so it was birding in the garden again today.
Greenfinch (Verderón Común / Carduelis chloris).
I set up the hide but angled it slightly differently and had a view of the Almond tree as well as the pool, during the time out there I saw and heard Common Chiffchaff (Mosquitero Común / Phylloscopus collybita), Greenfinch (Verderón Común / Carduelis chloris), Blackbird (Mirlo Común / Turdus merula), Blackcap (Curruca Capirotada / Sylvia atricailla), Great (Carbonera Común / Parus major) and Blue Tit (Herrerillo Común / Parus caeruleus).
Blue Tit (Herrerillo Común / Parus caeruleus).
Blue Tit (Herrerillo Común / Parus caeruleus).
As well as these I saw
Common Chaffinch (Pinzón Vulgar / Fringilla coelebs), Goldfinch (Jilguero / Carduelis carduelis), Grey Wagtail (Lavandera Cascadena / Motacilla cinerea), House Sparrow (Gorrión Común / Passer domesticus), Robin (Petirrojo Europeo / Erithacus rubecula), Sardinian Warbler (Curruca Cabecinegra / Sylvia melanocephala) and Serin (Verdecillo / Serinus serinus).
Grey Wagtail (Lavandera Cascadena / Motacilla cinerea).

Grey Wagtail (Lavandera Cascadena / Motacilla cinerea).

Later in the afternnon I went for a walk out along the road up towards Loja, on the way out and back again I picked up Woodpigeon (Paloma Torcaz / Columba palumbus), Long-tailed Tit (Mito / Aegithalos caudatus), Meadow Pipit (Bisbita Pratense / Anthus pratensis), Iberian Green Woodpecker (Pito Real / Picus sharpei), Sparrowhawk (Gavilán Común / Accipiter nisus), Spotless (Estornino Negro / Sturnus unicolor) and Common Starling (Estornino Pinto / Sturnus vulgaris), Siskin (Lúgano / Carduelis spinus), Mistle Thrush (Zorzal Charlo / Turdus viscivorus), 100+ Iberian  Magpies (Rabilargo / Cyanopica cooki), Hoopoe (Abubilla / Upupa epops), Crested Lark (Cogujada / Galerida cristata), Corn Bunting (Triguero / Emberiza calandra) and Common Stonechat (Tarabilla Común / Saxicola torquata).
Blackcap (Curruca Capirotada / Sylvia atricailla) female.

Blackbird (Mirlo Común / Turdus merula).

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