July 2019 Sightings
04 Jul: Clear skies with a moderate westerly wind. A Green Woodpecker was seen on the northern firebreak of the Nature Reserve. The photographer managed to get a record shot of it.
Green Woodpecker. Photo: N. Ferrary.
03 Jul: Clear skies with a moderate to fresh westerly wind. A dead Kingfisher was found by the lift at Commonwealth Park. Also a Mediterranean Gull was seen off the western end of the runway.
01 Jul: Clear skies with a fresh south-westerly wind becoming fresh westerly. At least 6 Griffon Vultures flew north over the Rock, having crossed the Strait from Morocco. A watch in the late afternoon at Europa Point produced 3 Balearic Shearwaters, 3 Black-headed Gulls, 5 Mediterranean Gulls and 2 second-summer Audouin's Gulls.