Birding / species

Spanish bird species, booted eagle

The booted eagle one of the many Spanish bird species

Booted Eagle (Hieraaetus pennatus) one of many Spanish bird species around Refugio Marnes Spanish bird species; The booted eagle – size 17,5 -19,5 inches, wingspan 43 – 52 inches- is about […]

Birds of Spain, the crested tit

The crested tit an observation at Refugio Marnes

Crested Tit (Parus cristatus) one of the many birds of Spain The crested tit – size 4,5 inches is a bird often seen in the yard of Refugio Marnes, especially in and […]

Birdwatching Spain

Birdwatching Spain, Audouin's Gull

Audouin’s Gull (Larus audouinii) a great ´twitch´during Birdwatching Spain Audouin’s gulls – size 19-20.5 inches – wingspan 50-54 inches, although not seen in the yard of Refugio Marnes, they can […]

Birding Alicante Spain, Black redstart

Black redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros) a common observation at birding Alicante Spain The black redstart- size 5,5 inches is probably the most commonly observed species in and around the yard of […]

Bird species Spain, Raven

Raven (Corvus corax) on of the Bird Species of Spain Bird Species Spain; The raven size 25,5 inches – 47 inches wingspan  is the largest songbird of Europe, this seems surprising […]