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HOLIDAY PICTURES PAGE!

A - Purple Swamp Hen     

B - Bearded Tit

 

2017 PORTUGAL.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Great house but not sure about the plastic bag.

 Now you can tell Stork from butter !!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 This delightful Spanish Sparrow was taken

 by Brian Pollard nesting in a Storks nest on 

 Stork Alley near Mertola.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Purple Swamp Hen at Quinto De Largo golf course

 After the rain we had on Thursday  this must be on

  the 3rd hole.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 Across the bridge to Spain from Portugal

 Walking back to the Minibus after crippling

 views of Spectacled Warbler.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Roller and Roller in Castro Verde Portugal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Off the balcony at the Alcazar. Look at that

 woodland. Crested Tit, Short Toed Treecreeper, 

 Woodchat Shrike and Waxbill's lived here !

 

 

 

 

 

 

 This picture on North Uist by Brian Pollard .

Shows Geoff Busby looking like he knows what he's doing !!!  

 

 

 

 

 

Corncrake calling on Iona in May 2010

Probably calling me for making too much noise!

Picture by David Carr

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dalmatian Pelican flying over Mandra Lake

 in Bourgas Bulgaria on our recent birding

 holiday. Picture by Brian Pollard

 

 

 

 

This picture of a Limpkin was taken by Derek Evans 

 in Southport Park Florida during our 2007 tour. The

 snack being devoured is of course an Apple Snail.  12

Burbagebirders  enjoyed this very successful trip .

 

 

 

 

Burrowing Owl taken on Marco Florida by myself

at dusk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Swamp Hen  Corkscrew Swamp 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Burrowing Owl   Marco Island 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Northern Cardinal 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Red Shouldered Hawk 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Reddish Egret 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wilsons Plover in Florida 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Common Grackle ( Eastern ) Brinson Park FL 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wood Stork  Brinson Park FL 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The illusive Grey Catbird Great Meadow FL 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                            

Blue Jay at Seabrook N/H  Autumn 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Common Yellowthroat taken @ Seabrook N/H 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                  

Barnacle's from Islay. Not too good in the wind when your skirt blows up !!!! 

Pic By  Trev Starbuck.

 O2 be in London birding, and  that's what we did.

 Ten members on the Thames at East India Basin

 enjoying the birdlife in the big city.

 Not only that but the Fabulous "Jersey Boys" at 

 the Prince Edward Theatre. 

 Picture Brian Pollard