Wednesday, February 04, 2009
Common Buzzard soaring over the marshes
Forbidden pic: Corn Buntings in the Navy Base!
Great Grey Shrike (or Southern Grey Shrike?)
I managed to visit the wetland yesterday, so I could see the Great Grey Shrike and the 3 Whooper Swans. I was there during the afternoon, so birds seemed to have calmed down and did not care too much about my presence.
Bird list: Little Grebe, Whooper Swan, Mute Swan, Grey Heron, Coot, Mallard, Snipe, Green Sandpiper, Buzzard, Kestrel, Hen Harrier, Marsh Harrier, Yellow-legged Gull, Black-headed Gull, Meadow Pipit, Water Pipit, Crested Lark, White White Wagtail, Collared Dove, Magpie, Hooded Crow, Cetti's Warbler, Sardinian Warbler, Chiffchaff, Song Thrush, Starling, Great Grey Shrike, Chaffinch, Goldfinch, Greenfinch, Corn Bunting, Reed Bunting, Cirl Bunting