Category: Nature

Black Redstart

Everybody knows the House Sparrow, you probably have them around your house or you encounter them when your are having a meal at an open air restaurant, where they attempt to look as cute as possible in order to attract a stray crumb, or recklessly dive-bomb your table at the risk of a good swatting.
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What’s that in a clot? Kingfisher!

WHAT’S THAT IN THE CLOT? It’s that time of the year again – or at least it has been since the beginning of last month. Shops full of shiny bright things ready for you to put on your Xmas tree, and spend a fortune in doing so. Nature, of course, has its own bright shiny
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Booted Eagle

WHAT’S THAT IN THE CLOT? There’s a killer on the loose. Actually, there’s more than one, there are several, and they’re all in our area. The Costa Blanca is one of the best areas in Europe to see a wide variety of avian raptors during the winter season. The wetlands around us, which include the
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New birdwatching guide of Salinas Natural Park

October – the best month for finding interesting birds as migration is well under way. You are likely to see many species, from departing summer visitors such as Bee-eaters, to arriving specialities like Bluethroats and Black Redstarts. Then there is always the possibility of finding some sort of vagrant – one of those waifs and
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