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The Pyrenees, Zaragoza & Picos de Europa - JUNE 2018

Our total list of 135 was somewhat lower than the average of 150 because of the bad weather and unseasonal cold spells. We also missed about 10 species because we couldn’t visit the coastal sites as usual because a major link road was closed. We did see the majority of species of both the Pyrenees and the Picos, it was a wonderful trip with a lot of laughs along the way.

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