Tuesday, August 30, 2005

Last summer day @ Shinias National Park

Bird watching at Shinias National Park on the 28th of August 2005, was a blast. Spyros Skareas and Nikos Tsiopelas recorded 44 species. The highlight of the day was the spectacular airfight of a Peregrine Falcon going after a Hobby, over Lake Stomi !!!

The complete bird list for Saturday 28th August, 2005, is the following:

Little Grebe, Grey Heron, Little Egret, Garganey, Short-toed Eagle, Buzzard, Sparrowhawk, Peregrine, Hobby, Kestrel, Water Rail, Coot, Moorhen, Little Ringed Plover, Dunlin, Spotted Redshank, Common Sandpiper, Marsh Sandpiper, Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Greenshank, Black-winged Stilt, Herring Gull, Collared Dove, Turtle Dove, Hoopoe, Kingfisher, Skylark, Pallid Swift, Swallow, House Martin, Lesser Grey Shrike, Woodchat Shrike, Stonechat, Wheatear, Black-eared Wheatear, Spotted Flycatcher, Great Tit, Goldfinch, Serin, Crow, House Sparrow




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