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I fell in love with Andalucia way back in 1965 when as a young back packer I spent eight weeks bumming around the Spanish coast from Gibraltar to Barcelona. I ...
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Great-spotted Woodpecker
Great-spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major hispanicus. A common resident in our part of Spain and largely sedentary, but young birds are known to disperse considerable distances and some adult individuals can ...
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August and time for ‘eyes to the skies’ as millions of our birds begin their exodus to spend their winters in the more temperate and warmer climes of Africa. We ...
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We are proud, as a Society, to be once again supporting Global Birding for their upcoming 'Global Bird Weekend'. The event for 2021 is in support of Birdlife International's appeal ...
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Purple Heron Ardea purpurea is a widely distributed member of the heron family Ardeidae. It breeds in Africa, central and southern Europe, and southern and eastern Asia. Our Western Palearctic populations migrate between breeding and wintering habitats, whereas ...
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ABS are proud to be supporting ‘Proyecto Vencejos’ which aims to support the recuperation of stranded swift species and also provide nest boxes to assist in restoring lost nesting sites ...
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Fifteen members met at Bar Angela in Trebujena on what promised to be a hot day’s birding, in every sense. We drove out of town into the flat plains bordering ...
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The origin: a bit of history I remember as a child when my teacher appeared with two young owls that fell into an interior patio. Before putting them back in ...
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/ Conserving the Barn Owl
The population of Montagu’s harriers in Tarifa, close to Tahivilla, may be one of the best-studied and informative populations in all of Europe. Since 2004 the members of the Tumbabuey ...
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The Andalucia Bird Society involves itself directly in a number of conservation projects within our region. We proudly support these projects financially to the tune of thousands of euros. In ...
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