70 Photos - Apr 11, 2014
Photo: Hacienda among the olive groves by the lakePhoto: The white traces on the lake are - flamingos, lots of them!Photo: Check out the olive groves on white chalk soil, far side of lakcPhoto: Photo: Yep, lots of flamingosPhoto: Nature reserve visitor centre - check out the flamingo fence ironworkPhoto: Visitor centre viewPhoto: View 2Photo: How's this for an air conditioned panoramic window?Photo: A spit of land provides a gathering place for a few thousand flamingosPhoto: Visitor centre with shady picnic sitePhoto: On shore salt lagoon, attracts a variety of marine birds tooPhoto: AvocetPhoto: Photo: Stilt, shadowed by two stintsPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: StiltPhoto: Photo: Photo: AvocetPhoto: Photo: Avocets with Stint in backgroundPhoto: StintPhoto: StiltPhoto: Photo: Photo: Not so much a dovecote as a bird hotelPhoto: Stilts competing for partnersPhoto: Look at those curved beaks!Photo: Egrets chilling out in a fieldPhoto: Grand vista of the nature reserve visitor centrePhoto: Nature reserve visitor centre in perspectivePhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Wow, a yellow wagtail !Photo: AvocetsPhoto: Photo: Photo: Avocet on the wingPhoto: Mating or fighting?Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Flamingos roosting around a spit of landPhoto: Photo: Photo: CootPhoto: EgretPhoto: Photo: Flamingos off shorePhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: A pair of crested larks - we saw the crests before they went into stealth modePhoto: Photo: One lark takes offPhoto: Stint?