Birding in Murcia

Birding in Murcia May 2020

April 30th, 2020|Categories: Birding in Murcia|

Like everybody, I am at home on lockdown and hoping the situation will have significantly improved by the time you are reading this article. Fortunately, we live in the countryside and [...]

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Birding in Murcia April 2020

April 1st, 2020|Categories: Birding in Murcia|

This month I am starting a little bit off-topic as I have just returned from a trip to Gambia. Our visit was planned to have a lazy start with plenty of [...]

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Birding in Murcia March 2020

March 1st, 2020|Categories: Birding in Murcia|

I have just read the editorial of an authoritative nature magazine (Quercus) that described the loss of biodiversity in many rural areas of Europe. It left me feeling quite sad and [...]

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Birding in Murcia February 2020

February 1st, 2020|Categories: Birding in Murcia|

My wife normally goes to a class on furniture restoration on Thursday morning in Caravaca, but her friend Tatiana was unable to pick her up because of another commitment. Quick as [...]

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Birding in Murcia January 2020

January 1st, 2020|Categories: Birding in Murcia|

Another year has gone and how quickly they seem to be flying! I will take the opportunity to wish everybody a Happy New Year and I hope that 2020 brings you [...]

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Birding in Murcia December 2019

December 1st, 2019|Categories: Birding in Murcia|

Bluethroat After being in the UK on family business for nearly a month I was looking forward to re-acquainting myself with the local birdlife when I arrived back at the end [...]

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Birding in Murcia November 2019

November 1st, 2019|Categories: Birding in Murcia|

I was walking along with my camera hoping for an opportunity to take some bird photos when I saw a very small brown bird fly down into a clump of reeds [...]

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Birding in Murcia October 2019

October 1st, 2019|Categories: Birding in Murcia|

Although you are reading this article in October, I am writing it several weeks in advance of publication, so for me it is now the end of August. I suppose I [...]

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Birding in Murcia September 2019

September 1st, 2019|Categories: Birding in Murcia|

Murcia has a superb coastline and it is probably one of the most important factors for many people in their decision to visit. However, my natural environment is inland surrounded by [...]

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