Madeira Archipelago Birding Report October 2014

 

Nº Identified Bird Species: 12

Islands: Madeira

Locations: Ribeira de Machico, São Vicente, São Lourenço, Ribeira do Faial, Ribeira Brava, Ponta do Sol

Date: October 2014

 

SEND US YOUR SIGHTINGS IN MADEIRA ARCHIPELAGO


  • 3rd October 2014 

Ribeira de Machico, Madeira
- 12 Turnstones (Arenaria interpres)
- 1 Common Sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)
-
2 Greenshank (Tringa nebularia) 

São Lourenço, Madeira
- 1 Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)

Ribeira Brava, Madeira (Observed by David & Ann Davies)
- 1 Spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia)
 

spoonbill-platalea-leucorodia-madeira-island

Picture 1: Spoonbill, Ribeira Brava © David Davies 
 

  • 5th October 2014 

São Vicente, Madeira
- 4 Turnstones (Arenaria interpres)
 

  • 8th October 2014 

Ribeira de Machico, Madeira
- 1 Greenshank (Tringa nebularia)
- Turnstones (Arenaria interpres) 
 

tringa-nebularia-perna-verde-madeira-birds

Picture 2: Greenshank, Ribeira de Machico © Birds & Company 
 

  • 12th October 2014 

Ribeira do Faial, Madeira
- 2 Common Sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)
- 1 Little-egret (Egretta garzetta)
 

macarico-das-rochas-actitis hypoleucos-madeira-birds

Picture 3: Common Sandpiper, Ribeira de Faial © Birds & Company 


little-egret-egretta garzetta-madeira-birds

Picture 4: Little egret, Ribeira de Faial © Birds & Company 
 

  • 15th October 2014 

São Lourenço, Madeira
- 1 Hoopeo (Upupa epops)

 

  • 24th October 2014 

São Lourenço - Caniçal, Madeira
- 1 Stone Curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus)

Ribeira de Machico, Madeira
- 1 Common Sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)
-
1 Greenshank (Tringa nebularia)
- 1 White-rumped sandpiper (Calidris fuscicollis)
- 12 Turnstones (Arenaria interpres)

Stone-curlew-burhinus-oedicnemus-madeira-birds

Picture 5: 
Stone Curlew, São Lourenço - Caniçal © Birds & Company
 

white-rumped-sandpiper-calidris-fuscicollis-madeira-birds

Picture 6: White-rumped sandpiper, Ribeira de Machico © Birds & Company
 

greenshank-tringa-nebularia-madeira-migratory-birds

Picture 7: Greenshank, Ribeira de Machico © Birds & Company
 

  • 28th October 2014 

São Lourenço, Madeira
- 12 Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)
- 1 White wagtail (Motacilla alba) 
 

white-pied-wagtail-motacilla-alba-madeira-birds

Picture 8: White wagtail, São Lourenço © Birds & Company


 

SEND US YOUR SIGHTINGS IN MADEIRA ARCHIPELAGO 


More Madeira Archipelago Bird Sightings Reports:

Sightings Reports

Quick Contact
Name
Please let us know your name. Email
Please let us know your email address. Subject
Please write a subject for your message. Message
Please let us know your message. Type code in image
Type code in image
Invalid Input
* All fields are mandatory
 

News

Reservation
Tours and Walks
Date
Persons
field1

visaamerican expressmastercarddiscoverpaypal