Unmistakable with their black and white markings, incredibly long legs and noisy calls
As to whether or not you can be confident about wader identification
You’ll need to look carefully to spot this raptor
Invariably they are joined by Egrets when feeding
It is not just the birds that draw me back again and again to the salterns on our doorstep, it’s also the weather, the tides and the saltworks themselves.
There are numerous salterns along the coastline of the east Algarve, a perfect place for observing migrating birds.
A rather splendid area for people of all ages to relax and to promenade