Bird watching at The Straits and La Janda (Cadiz, Andalucia, Southern Spain)

We really enjoyed the first truly spring day with a visit to La Janda, Vejer and The Straits.

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Complete list of birds observed:

  SPECIES SCIENTIFIC NAME
1 Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
2 Bald Ibis Geronticus eremita
3 Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
4 Bee-eater  Merops apiaster
5 Black Kite Milvus migrans
6 Blackbird Turdus merula
7 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
8 Black-headed Gull  Chroicocephalus ridibundus
9 Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa
10 Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
11 Booted Eagle Aquila pennata
12 Calandra Lark  Melanocorypha calandra
13 Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
14 Cetti’s Warbler  Cettia cetti
15 Chiffchaff  Phylloscopus collybita
16 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
17 Common Buzzard  Buteo buteo
18 Coot  Fulica atra
19 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
20 Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra
21 Crested Lark  Galerida cristata
22 Garganey Anas querquedula
23 Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
24 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
25 Great Egret  Casmerodius albus
26 Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus
27 Greenfinch Chloris chloris
28 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
29 Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus
30 Hoopoe  Upupa epops
31 House Martin Delichon urbicum
32 House Sparrow Passer domesticus
33 Jackdaw  Corvus monedula
34 Kestrel  Falco tinnunculus
35 Lesser Black-backed Gull  Larus fuscus
36 Linnet Carduelis cannabina
37 Little Egret  Egretta garzetta
38 Little Ringed Plover  Charadrius dubius
39 Mallard  Anas platyrhynchos
40 Marsh Harrier  Circus aeruginosus
41 Meadow Pipit  Anthus pratensis
42 Moorhen  Gallinula chloropus
43 Nightingale  Luscinia megarhynchos
44 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
45 Purple Swamphen  Porphyrio porphyrio
46 Raven  Corvus corax
47 Redshank Tringa totanus
48 Reed Warbler  Acrocephalus scirpaceus
49 Reef x Little Egret Egretta gularis x garzetta
50 Ruff  Philomachus pugnax
51 Sanderling Calidris alba
52 Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
53 Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephala
54 Serin  Serinus serinus
55 Short-toed Eagle Circaetus gallicus
56 Shoveler Anas clypeata
57 Spanish Sparrow Passer hispaniolensis
58 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
59 Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
60 Spotless Starling Sturnus unicolor
61 Stonechat Saxicola torquatus
62 Water Pipit Anthus spinoletta
63 White Stork Ciconia ciconia
64 White Wagtail Motacilla alba
65 Woodchat Shrike  Lanius senator
66 Wren Troglodites troglodites
67 Yellow Wagtail  Motacilla flava
68 Yellow-legged Gull  Larus michahelis
69 Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
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