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NATURAL AREA OF THE ODIEL MARSHES

In the southwest of Andalusia, in the early afternoon, we could take a break from the summer heat wave. The subtle saltpetre smell from the saltmarshes made us imagine the possible sightings awaiting us...

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IN SEARCH OF GALICIAN BIRDS OF PREY

We travelled to Galicia with our beloved friend Miguel, who had organised a circular route by car through the provinces of Lugo and Ourense. The plan was to go across different settlements in search...

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5 FUN FACTS ABOUT MIGRATORY BIRDS

On 9 and 10 May 2015 we commemorate the World Migratory Bird Day, an awareness campaign for these birds and their habitats that has been held during the second weekend of May since 2006....

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CRANES FLY OVER HUESCA 2015

Today we want to talk about an important project named Grullas vuelan sobre Huesca 2015 (cranes fly over Huesca 2015). It is carried out by Grupo Ornitológico Oscense (ornithological group from Huesca), a Spanish...

Swallow migration 0

THE SWALLOW THAT NESTS IN OUR BALCONIES

The swallow is probably the most famous migratory bird in the world. From years gone by, philosophers like Aristotle or poets like Bécquer have been wondering about the travel destination of these birds, considered...