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Birding has become the engine for the Villuercas-Ibores-Jara Geopark. The number of ornithological tourists, specially from center Europe, have risen for the recent years. This activity generates profits of 6 million euros per year in Extremadura. 231 more words

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Hwange in the Dry Season

The drier months are upon us now, as all moisture is slowly sucked out of the savannah landscape, with the tall grass turning browner by the day.   554 more words

An Afternoon Swim

I was walking along a river in Norwich last week, when on the opposite bank I spotted some lumps of grey and white I presumed to be swans and cygnets. 110 more words

Birding

Raptor Wednesday

We were eating dinner in Park Slope, near a known hole-in-the-cornice Kestrel nest site. After dinner, we noticed a Kestrel making sorties for bugs up a side street. 16 more words

Fieldnotes

Time Travel: June 18 & 19 2016

Birding with Melinda in Idaho: Wolverine Canyon, Scout Mountain, and Hawkins Reservoir and many farmlands in between. This was so much fun. We practiced birding by ear a lot and I tried to take pictures of the many, many, mountain bluebirds, non successfully.  54 more words

A cute little wagtail

Finally got one of these guys to pose for me! Mostly, the run around like little blurs, but this little guy sat still for a minute.






Interesting Interactions

Gadding about

Here’s another beauty from last weekend’s wonderful birding trip with the Glamorgan Bird Club. Though this bird is not the rarity of yesterday’s Rustic bunting… 116 more words

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