.. enjoying natural history
.. beyond Sparsholt College 2008 -2011 ..
Saturday, 11 September 2010
Griffon vultures (Gyps fulvus L.) - Kourtaliotiko Gorge, Crete
11 griffon vulture and 2 Bonelli's eagle (Hieraaetus fasciatus) were seen in the Gorge. Other birds of note: jackdaw (Corvus monedula), rock dove (Columbia livia), crag martin (Pytonoprogne rupestris), alpine swift (Apus melba) and peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus).