19 February 2015 – Rare Gulls at Essaouira

Two rare gulls at Oued Ksob seen by Dominic Mitchell: a second-calendar-year Great Black-backed Gull (Larus marinus) on 14 February and a third-calendar-year Glaucous Gull (Larus hyperboreus) the next day [probably the same bird seen in December and January in Essaouira harbour]. Photos (c) Dominic Mitchell (www.birdingetc.com) Other photos appear in Dominic’s blog at www.birdingetc.com

3 February 2015 – More Golden Sparrows

Waouu.. It’s not one or even six but… a minimum of 28 birds seen and photographed yesterday at Bir Anzarane by Stephen Menzie and members of the Association Nature Initiative, Dakhla. Comme le signale nos amis de Moroccan Birds, il faut maintenant ouvrir les yeux sur une éventuelle nidification de cette espèce dans l’arrière-pays de […]