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Mega. Snow Bunting in Aljezur.

13 Feb , 2016  

With this amazing bird, Aljezur bursts its way into the Portuguese birding map.

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Birding around, Birding around

Shorebirds in unexplored tracks

17 Jan , 2016  

Stories of a January morning, birding one of the most remote stretches of the West Coast. Backstage accounts of wintering shorebird counts in quadrat #121, under Project Arenaria.

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Wintering birds, Wintering birds, Wintering birds

Christmas birding

17 Jan , 2016  

Some notes from the “Algarve at Christmas” tour, powered by Naturetrek.

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Tales from a birding afternoon

18 Oct , 2015  

Bird movements announce the forthcoming winter season. The splendor of October reaches Sagres, and everything can and does happen.

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October. The avian world is in motion.

16 Oct , 2015  

European Robin from Darren Bellarby

As the last migrants depart for Africa, the first wintering birds arrive in growing numbers. It is by mid-October, that this “turn of the tide” is most obvious.

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Summer’s gonne. Head for Sagres.

23 Sep , 2015  

I spent the last day of Summer birding around Sagres. Lot´s of wind and more then 50 species of birds. No surprises there.

Birdwatching tour

Birding around Aljezur

3 Sep , 2015  

A morning out birdwatching within 10 min drive radius from Aljezur produced 70 bird species. And an appeased soul.

Autumn migration, Autumn migration, Autumn migration, Autumn migration

End of August. Migration time

27 Aug , 2015  

The long awaiting post-breeding bird migration in now well underway, and a good deal of migrants are already reaching Sagres peninula.

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Environmental awareness

Birdland brings birds to Aljezur school holidays

29 Jul , 2015  

We had the privilege invited by the Natural Park to give a lecture to 90 local children about Aljezur´s birds and habitats. It was a great experience for all, and in the end, Amoreira’s pine woods had a few more nest boxes.

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