House martins, stonechats in Extremadura, Spain


Spotless starling, 22 April 2016

After 21 April 2016 came 22 April 2016 in Extremadura, Spain. In Jaraicejo village, this spotless starling singing on a chimney.

House martins, 22 April 2016

Just outside the village, house martins gathered mud for their nests from dirt road puddles.

House martins, Jaraicejo, 22 April 2016

Two crested larks not far away.

We walk further. A hoopoe flying.

Flowers, 22 April 2016

Many flowers.

Flower, 22 April 2016

A corn bunting sings on a fence.

A white stork flying.

Stonechat female and male, 22 April 2016

As we walk back, a female and a male stonechat on a bush.

A booted eagle flying.

In the village, house martins’ nests under a roof.

Grasshopper, 22 April 2016

A big grasshopper on a flower pot.

We continue to the two lakelets just outside the village. In the one closest to the road, as usually, a little grebe. In the one further away from the road, two little grebes and their nest; and a coot.

Lupine flowers, 22 April 2016

We continue past lupine flowers.

Later, a red kite flying.

Bee-eaters sitting on a leafless branch.

A nuthatch on a tree.

6 thoughts on “House martins, stonechats in Extremadura, Spain

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