Where to look?

A good parking lot for Wrynecks

A good parking lot for Wrynecks

During the last few days I been a few times to Mogan. Now is really the time to be there. Migrants everywhere and it is hard to know where to look.

Wood Warbler

Wood Warbler

Today I went with Kuzey Cem and in a few hours we saw 59 species.

Whinchat

Whinchat

Most significant was the arrival of warblers with Willow Warblers and Chiffchaffs everywhere joined by a few Wood Warblers and Lesser Whitethroats.

Collared Flycatcher

Collared Flycatcher

Both Pied and Collared Flycatcher were also present in good numbers.

Red-footed Falcon

Red-footed Falcon

At Bizim Cati we also located 3 Wrynecks, Merlin, Black Tern, 4 Ferruginous Ducks, my first Red-footed Falcon of the year and much more.

Citrine Wagtail

Citrine Wagtail

Numbers of Yellow Wagtails have been good and up to 10+ Citrine Wagtails have been present. But today numbers were lower.

Little Crake

Little Crake

Four LittleCrakes gave nice views today.

Thrush Nightingale

Thrush Nightingale

And an elusive Thrush Nightingale was present yesterday as was an Eastern Imperial Eagle.

Eastern Imperial Eagle

Eastern Imperial Eagle

All in all the area is loaded with birds. A true pleasure to go there these days!

Marsh Harrier

Marsh Harrier

Whimbrel

Whimbrel

Tawny Pipit

Tawny Pipit

 

Silas

 

 

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