Day trip 12th April 2022 – Gruissan
Guide of the day: Karline Martorell accompanied by Philippa Benson
Weather conditions: Cloudy all day with a fresh onshore wind. Temps ranging from 10°C to 16°C.
Highlights of the day: White stork (on the nest and bill clapping), Marsh harrier, Yellow wagtail, Purple heron, Woodchat shrike
We started with reed beds, nesting White stork, Purple heron and a very shy Purple swamphen… and ended the day in a quarry ogling a beautiful male Blue rock thrush with a dazzling blue head! Saltpans, waders, vineyards and Woodchat shrike and so much more in between!
Varied habitats and a wide variety of 70 species in total.
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