THE ORNITHOLOGY FOR EVERYONE
Discover Southeast Iberian birds with the help of our local guides. Routes and excursions designed for all levels, from the most experienced birder to those who want to start their first steps into the world of ornithology.
A VARIED OFFER TO KNOW THE MOST IMPORTANT HABITATS AND THEIR CHARACTERISTIC BIRDS
FEE (full day):
– From 35 €: groups of more than 3 persons and particular vehicle.
– From 50 €: groups of more than 3 persons and vehicle of the project.
– For 1-2 person or for half day consult fee for a personalized budget.
THE ACTIVITY INCLUDES:
Ornithological Guide, telescopes, bird identification guides & possibility of fuel and transport.
DURATION: 8/9 hours approx. (full day )-5 /6 hours approx. (half day).
SEASONALITY: All the year round.
CONTACT: firstname.lastname@example.org / Phone: 687 32 00 42 (Paul Sparkes)
1. INLANDS WETLANDS
Location: Inland areas (Región de Murcia).
Target Species: Black-necked Grebe, Great Crested Grebe, Little Bitern, Night Heron, Squacco Heron, Grey Heron, Little Egret, White-headed Duck, Whiskered Tern, Bee-eater, Red-rumped Swallow and possibility to observe raptors…
2. THE SALT LAKES
Location: Mar Menor (Murcia)
Target Species: Black-necked Grebe, Little Egret, Little Bitern, Greater Flamingo, Shelduck, Black-winged Stilt, Avocet, Kentish Plover, Audouin’s Gull, Slender-billed Gull, Little Tern, Gull-billed Tern, Sand Martin…
3. SOUTHEAST WETLANDS
Location: White coast (Alicante)
Target Species: Black-necked Grebe, Little Bitern, Night Heron, Squacco Heron, Purple Heron, Glossy Ibis, Greater Flamingo, Red-crested Pochard, White-headed Duck, Marsh Harrier, Purple Gallinule, Collared Pranticole, Whiskered Tern,
4. LACUSTRINE ESTEPPES
Location: La Mancha (Albacete)
Target Species: Great Bustard, Little Bustard, Black-bellied Sandgrouse, Pin-tailed Sandgrouse, Calandra Lark, Greater Flamingo, White-headed Duck, Black-necked Grebe, Marsh Harrier and waders…
5. SALT STEPPES
Location: Guadalentin Valley and inland plains (Murcia)
Target Species: Little Bustard, Black-bellied Sandgrouse, Crested Lark, Calandra Lark, Stone Curlew, Little Owl, Hoopoe, Spectacled Warbler. In spring/summer: Bee-eter, Roller, Great Spotted Cuckoo, Woodchat Shrike… Different species of raptors, depending on the time of year.
6. THE HIGH LAND OF LORCA
Location: West murcian zones (Región de Murcia)
Target Species: Griffon Vulture, Short-toed Eagle, Booted Eagle, Golden Eagle, Lesser Kestrel, Bee Eater, Crested Lark, Calandra Lark, Crag Martin, Black-eared Wheatear, Woodchat Shrike, Golden Oriole, Chough…