Hoopoe. Photo: Miguel Ángel García

Little Egret. Photo: Miguel Ángel García

Caspe and Mequinenza

ITINERARY

Chiprana, Caspe, Península de la Magdalena, Mequinenza, La Porchina.

SPECIES

RESIDENT: Griffon Vulture, Golden Eagle, Bonneli’s Eagle, Peregrine Falcon, Eagle Owl, Little Owl, Red-legged Partridge, Kingfisher, Hoopoe, Blue Rock-thrush, Black Wheatear, Rock Sparrow, Great Crested Grebe, Little Grebe, Common Coot, Common Shelduck, Mallard, Northern Shoveler, Gadwall, Red-crested Pochard, Common Pochard, Yellow-legged Gull, Black-headed Gull,  Great Cormorant, Grey Heron, Great White Egret, Little Egret, Cattle Egret, Penduline Tit.

SUMMER: Egyptian Vulture, Short-toed Eagle, Booted Eagle, Hobby, Lesser Kestrel, Scops Owl, Partridge, European Roller, European Bee-Eater, Woodchat Shrike, Western Orphean Warbler, Subalpine Warbler, Spectacled Warbler, Purple Heron, Night Heron, Little Egret, Black-necked Grebe, Squacco Heron, Kentish Plover, Purple Swamp-hen.

OVERWINTERING: Hen Harrier, Merlin, Eurasian Wigeon, Greylag Goose, Tufted Duck, European Golden Plover, Northern Lapwing.

MIGRANTS: European Bee- Eater, Osprey, Barn Owl, Black Stork, Common Crane, Eurasian Spoonbill, Garganey, Ferruginous Duck, waders and gulls.

DESCRIPTION

RECOMMENDED TIME OF YEAR: All year round.

HABITATS: Gallery forests, pine woods, Mediterranean shrub, salt lagoons, reservoirs, gypsum cliffs.

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