Our arrival at Marrakech was greeted by bright sunlight, the snow covered Atlas Mountains looked clear and
beautiful in the distance and it was quite warm. The group arrived in stages throughout the day and those that
arrived earlier were soon finding birds around the new
terminal. The Aptly named House Bunting was found
inside the terminal building!
A small flock of Spanish Sparrows were found in the
gardens together with the loud Common Bubul, there
was also Greenfinch, Linnet, Spotless Starling, White
Wagtail, Common Kestrel and several White Storks
circled up on the thermals.
For me it was great to return to the Isles of Scilly after a 16-year break, they haven’t changed, they still retain their unique charm, beauty and tranquillity. The birding isn’t as good as the heady days of the past, but the...View Report
This was our second consecutive Autumn Migration Tour FOR 2018, it fell just short of the mark with regards to large raptor movements, we did see a few thousand birds but not en-masse as in the first week. Passerine migration was also po...View Report
RIO GUADIARO AT ESTACION DE CORTES Dawn and I were joined by John McClure, our American friend and budding birder also from Gaucin, for an afternoon of birding by the river. We just sat under our favourite tree and whiled away t...View Report