Phasouri Reed-beds (Akrotiri Marsh) this morning 4th November 2019

Originally posted on Cyprus Birding Tours:
Although at first it didn’t look very promising at Phasouri this morning, things picked up slowly and I managed to get a good list together including a nice surprise in the shape of a juvenile Lesser Spotted Eagle (see cropped record shot). Other birds seen include: Eurasian Sparrowhawk 1 Common Crane 1 flew down behind reeds Jack Snipe 1… Continue reading Phasouri Reed-beds (Akrotiri Marsh) this morning 4th November 2019

Larnaca area this morning 9th November.

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Good morning out around Larnaca in the sunshine. Not a great variety of birds but already good numbers of ducks and flamingos around plus a few more unusual species. Spiros Pool Eurasian Golden Plover 18 Larnaca Sewage Works Common Teal c500 Northern Shoveler 300+ Black-necked Grebe 1 Great Crested Grebe 3 Northern Pintail 1 Armenian Gull 12 Common Shelduck… Continue reading Larnaca area this morning 9th November.