Date(s) - 16/01/2021
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Laguna Fuente de Piedra
Event: Field Meeting followed by the Society’s EGM
Date: January 16th 2021
Meeting Point: Visitor Centre Car Park Laguna Fuente de Piedra
Start time: 9:00 a.m.
Leader for the day: Frank Hair
Information about the meeting: The morning will be spent in general area of Laguna Fuente de Piedra. Our EGM will be held in the visitor centre conference room and will commence at 12.30h. Lunch can be taken in a local venta or bring a packed lunch. After lunch those wishing to do further birding can reconvene by meeting again in the visitor centre car park at 14.30h.
Accommodation in the area: To be advised
Clothing and food: Expect cool weather with a little chance of rain. It can be cool, so we advise warm clothing. Food is available at various local ventas in the village or you can bring your own packed lunch.
Possible birds: Great Crested Grebe, Greater Flamingo, Spoonbill, Little Bustard, Red-Crested Pochard, White-Headed Duck, Shoveler, Teal, Gadwall, Lapwing, Black-winged Stilt, Common Snipe, Avocet, Gull sp., Stone Curlew, Common Buzzard, Hen Harrier, Black-winged Kite, Sparrowhawk, Merlin, Common Crane, Purple Swamphen, Water Rail, Little Owl, Hoopoe, Iberian Woodpecker, Water Pipit, Bluethroat, Reed Bunting and many more species.
1. We will ask a member to write a trip report for our experiences of the day.
2. Members can invite guests, but they must join the Society on the day for insurance purposes.