Griffon Vulture. Photo: Manuel Maynar

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Alpine Accentor

Sierra Caballera

ITINERARY

Riglos, Sarsamarcuello, Loarre, Aniés.

SPECIES

RESIDENT: Lammergeier, Griffon Vulture, Golden Eagle, Bonelli’s Eagle, Peregrine Falcon, Northern Goshawk, Eagle Owl, Wood Lark, Blue Rock Thrush, Black Wheatear, Sardinian Warbler, Dartford Warbler, Rock Sparrow.

SUMMER: Egyptian Vulture, Short-Toed Eagle, Booted Eagle, Hobby, Alpine Swift, European Bee-eater, Red-rumped Swallow, Rock Thrush, Woodchat Shrike, Red-backed Shrike, Western Orphean Warbler, Subalpine Warbler, Spectacled Warbler, Ortolan Bunting.

OVERWINTERING: Hen harrier, Merlin, Fieldfare, Redwing, Alpine Accentor, Wallcreeper, Citril Finch, Brambling, Hawfinch, Common Bullfinch.

MIGRANTS: Eupoean Bee-eater, Osprey, Common Crane, Black Stork.

OTHER FAUNA

MAMMALS: Red Deer.

AMPHIBIANS: Pyrenean Brook Salamander.

DESCRIPTION

RECOMMENDED TIME OF YEAR: All year round.

HABITATS: Patchwork of cereal fields with oak woods, Mediterranean scrub and rocky cliffs.

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