What a cracking start to our 7 - day tour of Southern Spain and Northern Morocco
we had lovely sunshine and everyone arrived on time. I collected Sandra, Chris and
Andy from Malaga Airport at 11am and we drove directly to the Guadalhorce Nature
Reserve, en-route we stopped to buy a picnic lunch.
It was a little windy but we sat and ate our food at the mouth of the eastern 'arm' of
the Rio Guadalhorce. Our first birds on the list were Crested Larks, quickly followed
by Kentish Plover, Sanderling, 3, Black-necked Grebes on the sea near a Great
Cormorants. A couple of Ruddy Turnstones were seen on the sea defence rocks.
This was far from the best migration year, we had a diificult time finding common migrant birds let alone rare or uncommon species. The weather wasn't too bad except for a very stormy afternoon and evening in midweek. We mananged to ...View Report
We had superb weather, in fact it was too nice at times! The group was lovely we had plenty of laughs but the migration was more or less non-exisitent. We hardly saw a common migrant let alone a rare one. Despite this we saw over 120 spe...View Report
Another successful Tour of these magical islands. Common migrants were thin on the ground but we saw many uncommon and rare birds. The weather dipped somewhat during the week and we left the islands a day early because of an horren...View Report