Inözü vadisi

Masked Shrike

Masked Shrike

Again I’ve been slow to update my blog. But I have been birding a little during the summer. In the end of May I visited Beypazari and Inözü vadisi.

Turtle Dove

Turtle Dove

As always it is a stunning place and the birding is good. The best surprise was more than 500 Rose-colored Starlings migrating through the valley.

Rose coloured Starling

Rose coloured Starling

Another surprise was a gathering of raptors including 20+ Black Vultures, 2 Lammergeiers, Eastern Imperial Eagle, Golden Eagle and Egyptian Vulture.

Lammergeier

Lammergeier

Black Vulture

Black Vulture

Other good birds included Masked Shrike, Turtle Dove, Golden Oriole, Sardinian Warbler and more.

Sardinian Warbler

Sardinian Warbler

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