Birding Big Day around The Route of 100 Birds (Costa del Sol, Malaga, Andalucia, Southern Spain)

Holly was very close to reach 3000 birds in her life list and I am so proud to be part of this amazing record.

Have a look at the pictures and the complete list of 77 species observed below!

The total amount of species observed was 77, with 25 lifers for Holly. A Dartford Warbler seen at El Torcal was her bird 3000!

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Complete list of birds observed:

  SPECIES SCIENTIFIC NAME
1 Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii
2 Azure-winged Magpie Cyanopica cooki
3 Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus
4 Barn Swallow  Hirundo rustica
5 Black Kite Milvus migrans
6 Black Redstart  Phoenicurus ochruros
7 Blackbird  Turdus merula
8 Black-headed Gull  Chroicocephalus ridibundus
9 Black-winged Stilt  Himantopus himantopus
10 Blue Rock Thrush  Monticola solitarius
11 Booted Eagle  Aquila pennata
12 Cetti’s Warbler  Cettia cetti
13 Chaffinch  Fringilla coelebs
14 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
15 Common Buzzard  Buteo buteo
16 Common Crossbill  Loxia curvirostra
17 Common Sandpiper  Actitis hypoleucos
18 Coot  Fulica atra
19 Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra
20 Crested Lark  Galerida cristata
21 Crested Tit  Lophophanes cristatus
22 Dartford Warbler  Sylvia undata
23 Dunlin Calidris alpina
24 Flamingo  Phoenicopterus roseus
25 Goldfinch  Carduelis carduelis
26 Great Tit  Parus major
27 Green Sandpiper  Tringa ochropus
28 Greenfinch  Chloris chloris
29 Greenshank  Tringa nebularia
30 Grey Heron  Ardea cinerea
31 Griffon Vulture  Gyps fulvus
32 Hoopoe  Upupa epops
33 House Martin  Delichon urbicum
34 House Sparrow Passer domesticus
35 Kentish Plover  Charadrius alexandrinus
36 Kestrel  Falco tinnunculus
37 Lapwing  Vanellus vanellus
38 Lesser Black-backed Gull  Larus fuscus
39 Linnet Carduelis cannabina
40 Little Egret  Egretta garzetta
41 Little Grebe  Tachybaptus ruficollis
42 Little Ringed Plover  Charadrius dubius
43 Mallard  Anas platyrhynchos
44 Mediterranean Gull  Larus melanocephalus
45 Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus
46 Moorhen  Gallinula chloropus
47 Pallid Swift  Apus pallidus
48 Peregrine Falcon  Falco peregrinus
49 Red-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus ruficollis
50 Red-rumped Swallow  Cecropis daurica
51 Redshank  Tringa totanus
52 Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
53 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
54 Rock Bunting  Emberiza cia
55 Sandwhich Tern  Sterna sandvicensis
56 Sardinian Warbler  Sylvia melanocephala
57 Scopoli's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea diomedea
58 Short-toed Lark  Calandrella brachydactyla
59 Short-toed Treecreeper  Certhia brachydactyla
60 Shoveler  Anas clypeata
61 Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
62 Spotless Starling  Sturnus unicolor
63 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
64 Stonechat  Saxicola torquatus
65 Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans
66 Swift  Apus apus
67 Thekla Lark Galerida theklae
68 Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur
69 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
70 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
71 White Wagtail Motacilla alba
72 White-headed Duck  Oxyura leucocephala
73 Whitethroat Sylvia communis
74 Willow Warbler Philloscopus trochilus
75 Wren  Troglodytes troglodytes
76 Yellow-legged Gull  Larus michahelis
77 Zitting Cisticola  Cisticola juncidis
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