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Jess Stokes (PINK CUCKOOS)
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Nocturnal Safari
Like most people who go to a house party, I like to take a walk at night to go look for nocturnal wildlife. A quick stroll away from the parcela, and through the urbanisation proved pretty fruitful. Despite not seeing the Barn and Scops owls we had hoped to...

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Playa time
Today marked my first beach day of the season, but of course I couldn't spend the day in one of my favourite places without wandering off on my own to see what flora and fauna was on offer for the day. An hours walk did not disappoint! Here are my findings ...

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The Natrix
Today I went to Chinchilla for the first time in too long. I caught the bus, bought a few unhealthy snacks and some water and the shop, and set off for what was to be quite a long wander. In terms of birds, many were heard but not so many seen, however amon...

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Spring forward - Spring back

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Madrid and Castilla y Leon
Argynnis pandora Cardinal Lacerta scheriberi Iberian Emerald Lizard Rascafrias Garrulus glandarius Eurasian Jay Spot the Dipper ( Cinclus cinclus ) Vespa crabro European Hornet  Pinus sylvestris L.   Scots Pine  Pelophylax perezi   Perez's Frog Royal Palace...

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The calm before the storm in Chinchilla

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Postcard from Alicante

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House of Sparrows!
I went home for a week last week, and became a bit obsessed with the House Sparrows...

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My summer - - - Mi verano
Another summer is almost at it's end, the fourth I've spent out here and a little this different time as I don't have a flight booked back home for September. Though this summer hasn't been my most active, it has been great to finally get to meet some great...

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Spanish sparrows and other stories // Gorriones morunos y otras historias
After a few weeks of debating, I decided that there was no better way to start the new year than a week in my favourite place on the planet. I got on Skyscanner, booked some last minute tickets and went to join Gui for the last seven days of his month in hi...
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