A good deal of rain had fallen during early spring and wild flowers covered every square meter of the uncultivated land. Seasonal
pools were full but despite the promise of a great birding trip it did not fully materialize as we had to work hard to find some of the
annual migrants that usually grace the pools and flower meadows; several species that were normally present did not turn up at all
during our stay.
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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
MARCHENILLA TRACK AND RIO HOZGARGANTE Today, Dawn and I met up with Mary, a birder from New Mexico and John, also an American, but who lives in Gaucin and is a good friend of ours. Mary is visiting John for a few days and insisted on ...View Report
ENCINAS BORRACHAS TRACK Today I met up with Paul and Claire who have also purchased a house in Gaucin and have been regular companions on my day tours and birding holidays over the last few years. We met early because we expected the ...View Report