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List of 44 Spotted Birds 27-08-2013 near Sines in Portugal

Below the list of 44 different spotted birds in alphabetical order we saw during 3 hours on the 27th of August 2013 near Sines in the Alentejo region of Portugal: 

Barn Swallow
Black Redstart
Black Tern
Blackbird
Black-headed Gull
Black-necked Grebe
Carrion Crow
Cett´s Warbler
Common Sandpiper
Coot
Crested Lark
Curlew Sandpiper
Dunlin
Eurasian Collared-Dove
European Goldfinch
Gannet
Glossy Ibis
Great Black-backed Gull
Great White Egret
Greenshank
Grey Heron
Hoopoe
House Sparrow
House-Martin
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Little Bittern
Little Egret
Mallard
Moorhen
Purple Heron
Red-rumped Swallow
Rock Pigeon
Sanderling
Sardinian Warbler
Spoonbill
Stonechat
Swift
Turnstone
Waxbill
Whimbrel
White Stork
White Wagtail
Yellow-legged Gull
Zitting Cisticola

Happy birdwatching,

Bert

 

Guided Birdwatching Tours and Trips in the Alentejo region of Portugal during your birding holiday.

List of Spotted Birds 25-08-2013 at the Lagoon of Santo André Portugal

Below the list of 43 different spotted birds in alphabetical order I saw during 4 hours on the 25th of August 2013 at the Lagoon of Santo André in the Alentejo region of Portugal: 

Black-headed Gull
Black-tailed Godwit
Black-winged Stilt
Blue Tit
Booted Eagle
Carrion Crow
Cattle Egret
Cett´s Warbler
Collared-Dove
Coot
Crested Lark
Crested Tit
European Goldfinch
Flamingo
Glossy Ibis
Great Black-backed Gull
Great Crested Grebe
Greenfinch
Grey Heron
Hoopoe
House Sparrow
Iberian Chiffchaff
Iberian Grey Shrike
Kestrel
Little Egret
Little Grebe
Little Owl
Mallard
Nuthatch
Pallid Swift
Redshank
Reed Wrabler
Sardinian Warbler
Savi's Warbler
Spotless Starling
Stonechat
Swift
Waxbill
White Stork
White Wagtail
Wren
Yellow Wagtail
Zitting Cisticola

Happy birdwatching,

Bert

 

Guided Birdwatching Tours and Trips in the Alentejo region of Portugal

List of Spotted Birds 18-08-2013 at the Lagoon of Santo André Portugal

Below the list of 44 different spotted birds in alphabetical order we saw during 3 hours on the 18th of August 2013 at the Lagoon of Santo André in the Alentejo region of Portugal: 

Azure-winged Magpie
Barn Swallow
Bar-tailed Godwit
Black-tailed Godwit
Black-winged Stilt
Booted Eagle
Carrion Crow
Cattle Egret
Cett´s Warbler
Common Sandpiper
Coot
Curlew Sandpiper
Dunlin
Eurasian Collared-Dove
Flamingo
Gadwall
Glossy Ibis
Great Cormorant
Great Spotted Cuckoo
Great Spotted Woodpecker
Great White Egret
Green Sandpiper
Greenfinch
Grey Heron
Hobby
Hoopoe
House Sparrow
Little Egret
Little Grebe
Mallard
Marsh Harrier
Nuthatch
Redshank
Reed Wrabler
Sardinian Warbler
Spoonbill
Spotless Starling
Stonechat
Turnstone
Waxbill
White Stork
Willow Warbler
Yellow Wagtail
Zitting Cisticola

Happy birdwatching,

Bert

 

Guided Birdwatching Tours and Trips in the Alentejo region of Portugal

List of Spotted Birds 03-03-2012 to 10-03-2012 Alentejo Portugal

We have done a week of birdwatching in the Alentejo region of Portugal from the 3th of March until the 10th of March 2012. We have been to several hot spots for birdwatching around us and the result is 96 different species in a week. The results are below:

Azure-winged Magpie
Barn Swallow
Black Redstart
Blackbird
Blackcap
Black-headed Gull
Black-necked Grebe
Black-tailed Godwit
Black-winged Kite
Black-winged Stilt
Blue Tit
Bluethroat
Carrion Crow
Cattle Egret
Cett´s Warbler
Chaffinch
Chiffchaff
Cirlbunting
Collared-Dove
Common Buzzard
Common Sandpiper
Common Wood-Pigeon
Coot
Corn Bunting
Crested Lark
Crested Tit
Cuckoo
Eurasian Wigeon
European Goldfinch
European Serin
Flamingo
Gadwall
Glossy Ibis
Great Black-backed Gull
Great Cormorant
Great Spotted Woodpecker
Great Tit
Great White Egret
Green Sandpiper
Grey Heron
Hoopoe
House Sparrow
House-Martin
Iberian Grey Shrike
Jay
Kestrel
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
Little Egret
Little Grebe
Little Owl
Little Tern
Mallard
Marsh Harrier
Meadow Pipit
Mistle Thrush
Moorhen
Nightingale
Northern Labwing
Northern Shoveler
Nuthatch
Osprey
Pied Flycatcher
Pochard
Purple Heron
Purple Swamphen
Raven
Red-crested Pochard
Red-legged Partridge
Reed Wrabler
Robin
Rock Pigeon
Sardinian Warbler
Savi's Warbler
Sedge Warbler
Short-toed Eagle
Sky Lark
Snipe
Song Trush
Spanish Sparrow
Spoonbill
Spotless Starling
Squacco Heron
Stonechat
Tawny Owl
Teal
Tufted Duck
Waxbill
Whinchat
White Stork
White Wagtail
Woodlark
Wren
Wryneck
Yellow Wagtail
Zitting Cisticola

Happy birdwatching,

Bert

 

 

Guided Birdwatching Tours and Trips in the Alentejo region of Portugal

List of Spotted Birds 12-01-2013 at the lakes in the Alentejo

Below the list of 66 different spotted birds in alphabetical order we saw on the 12th of January 2013 at the lakes in the Alentejo region of Portugal: 

Azure-winged Magpie
Black Redstart
Blackbird
Black-headed Gull
Black-tailed Godwit
Black-winged Kite
Black-winged Stilt
Blue Tit
Carrion Crow
Cattle Egret
Cett´s Warbler
Chaffinch
Chiffchaff
Collared-Dove
Common Buzzard
Common Sandpiper
Coot
Corn Bunting
Crested Lark
Dunlin
European Goldfinch
European Serin
Gadwall
Glossy Ibis
Golden Plover
Great Black-backed Gull
Green Sandpiper
Greenshank
Grey Heron
Grey Wagtail
Hen Harrier
Hoopoe
House Sparrow

Iberian Shrike
Jay
Kestrel
Knot
Linnet
Little Egret
Little Grebe
Little Stint
Magpie
Mallard
Marsh Harrier
Meadow Pipit
Moorhen
Northern Labwing
Northern Shoveler
Red Kite
Red-legged Partridge
Redshank
Ringed Plover
Robin
Rock Pigeon
Sky Lark
Snipe
Sparrow Howk
Spotless Starling
Stonechat
Teal
Thekla Lark
Waxbill
White Stork
White Wagtail
Wren
Zitting Cisticola

Happy birdwatching,

Bert

 

Guided Birdwatching Tours and Trips in the Alentejo region of Portugal

List of Spotted Birds 28-07-2013 at the Lagoon of Santo André

Below the list of 46 different spotted birds in alphabetical order I saw during 2 hours on the 28th of July 2013 at the Lagoon of Santo André in the Alentejo region of Portugal: 

Azure-winged Magpie
Barn Swallow
Bee-eater
Blackbird
Black-headed Gull
Black-winged Stilt
Blue Tit
Booted Eagle
Carrion Crow
Cattle Egret
Cett´s Warbler
Common Buzzard
Common Sandpiper
Coot
Crested Lark
Dunlin
Eurasian Collared-Dove
Flamingo
Glossy Ibis
Great White Egret
Greenfinch
Grey Heron
House Sparrow
Iberian Grey Shrike
Kingfisher
Little Egret
Little Owl
Mallard
Marsh Harrier
Nuthatch
Pallid Swift
Redshank
Reed Wrabler
Ringed Plover
Sardinian Warbler
Savi's Warbler
Spoonbill
Spotless Starling
Stonechat
Swift
Waxbill
Whimbrel
White Stork
Yellow Wagtail
Yellow-legged Gull

Zitting Cisticola

Happy birdwatching,

Bert

 

Guided Birdwatching Tours and Trips in the Alentejo region of Portugal

New page added to website Birdwatching Alentejo: Spanish Sparrow

I have added a new page to the website Birdwatching Alentejo: Spanish Sparrow

To view the page click on the next link:

https://birdwatchingalentejo.com/spanish-sparrow-spaanse-mus-weidensperling-pardal-espanhol-gorrion-moruno/

Spanish Sparrow Alentejo Portugal

Happy Birdwatching in Portugal, 

Bert

P.s. We do offer individual guided birdwatching tours, trips and excursions.

New page added to website Birdwatching Alentejo: Crag Martin

I have added a new page to the website Birdwatching Alentejo: Crag Martin

To view the page click on the next link:

https://birdwatchingalentejo.com/crag-martin-rotszwaluw-felsenschwalbe-andorinha-das-rochas-avion-roguero/

Crag Martin Alentejo Portugal

Happy Birdwatching in Portugal, 

Bert

P.s. We do offer individual guided birdwatching tours, trips and excursions.

Last Minute Birdwatching Portugal Promotion 25% Discount Summer

Last minute promotion: Get 25 % discount on the prices below between the 15th of June 2013 and the 13th of July 2013 (latest check-out date) depending availability.

Prices include a half day trip to the Santo André lagoon and a full day trip to the steppes including transport and guide. For more details see under 'Daily Program'.

Bookings for 1 or 2 persons will be staying at Casa Camelia, Casa Oliveira or Casa Mimosa. Bookings of 3 or 4 people will stay at Casa Borboleta, Casa Passaro or Casa Sobreiro. Bookings for more than 4 persons on request.

Pricelist 2013, including VAT          
Price per week:

01.01 – 28.02

01.03 – 31.05 01.06 – 13.07 01.09 – 31.10 01.11 – 31.12
1 person 
670
740
810
810
670
2 persons 
720
790
860
860
720
3 persons 
1.029
1.101
1.239
1.239
1.029
4 persons 
1.132
1.200
1.340
1.340
1.132

About the accommodation:

You stay in a 1 or 2 bedroom house depending on the number of people of your booking.
The holiday homes are self-catering and you can choose whether to cook your own meal eat at one of the many restaurants in Santiago do Cacem at only a 5 minute drive away, and where the prices of the meals compared to northern European standards are cheap. You can do your shopping in Santiago de Cacém in the supermarkets or local shops. Fresh bread can be delivered at your door every morning for a small fee.

The holiday houses are surrounded by nature and have a lot of privacy and are fully equipped with kitchen, living room, bathroom and a terrace. From the terrace you can do some birding. On the TV are the free international channels. The use of the communal swimming pool is included.

The Dutch owners who live on the estate can advise and assist you.

For more details see under 'Daily Program'.

About the meals:

Your stay on this trip is based on self catering. Meals are optional, ask the owners for details.

Included:

Gas, water, electricity and heating if necessary.

Detailed travel documents and maps.

Prices include a half day trip to the Santo André lagoon and a full day trip to the steppes including transport and guide.

Not included:

Round trip (optional)

Car rental, fuel costs and toll

Insurance

Any entrances

 

If you have any questions please contact us.

List of Spotted Birds Santo André Lagoon 27-12-2012 Alentejo Portugal

Today the 27th of December I went to the Santo André lagoon today for 5 hours and here are the results of the 61 birds spotted:

Black Redstart
Blackbird
Blackcap
Black-headed Gull
Black-winged Kite
Black-winged Stilt
Blue Tit
Bluethroat
Carrion Crow
Cattle Egret
Cett´s Warbler
Chaffinch
Chiffchaff
Cirlbunting
Common Buzzard
Coot
Crested Lark
Eurasian Collared-Dove
European Goldfinch
European Serin
Gadwall
Great Cormorant
Great Crested Grebe
Great Spotted Woodpecker
Great White Egret
Greenfinch
Grey Heron
Grey Wagtail
Hoopoe
House Sparrow
Iberian Grey Shrike
Jay
Little Egret
Little Grebe
Little Owl
Lomg-tailed Tit
Mallard
Marsh Harrier
Meadow Pipit
Moorhen
Northern Labwing
Northern Shoveler
Nuthatch
Peregrine Falcon
Pintail
Pochard
Red-crested Pochard
Redshank
Rock Pigeon
Sandwich Tern
Sardinian Warbler
Spotless Starling
Stonechat
Teal
Tufted Duck
Waxbill
White Stork
White Wagtail
Wryneck
Yellow-legged Gull
Zitting Cisticola

Happy birdwatching,

Bert

Black Redstart Alentejo Portugal

 

Guided Birdwatching Tours and Trips in the Alentejo region of Portugal