More Mallorca birds

The commonest wader was probably the black-winged stilt. A resident pair on the scrape outside our villa were especially photogenic. Click on the image to see more stilt shots.

black-winged stilt

Other waders included redshank and spotted redshank.


spotted redshank

Water birds included breeding little grebes, and many red-crested pochards that have flourished succesfully through a reintroduction programme.

little grebe

red-crested pochard

The final page of photos and the trip list can be accessed by clicking on the yellow-legged gull below.

yellow-legged gull

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