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ABS Open forum => Calendar Events => Topic started by: Franky no Hair on October 02, 2017, 05:56:51 pm

Title: Nov 2017 Field meeting at Fuente de Piedra
Post by: Franky no Hair on October 02, 2017, 05:56:51 pm
Event - Fuente de Piedra

ABS Field meeting 18 November 2017 at 0900hrs.

Meeting Point

The car park at the information centre

Leader for the day

Frank Hair

Directions to the meeting point

The town of Fuente de Piedra is just off of the A92 motorway junction 132, and the information centre is at the other side of the town, check out Google maps for directions.

Information about the meeting

For a change we are not having a EGM or OGM this is just a field meeting looking for the winter visitors that will be around the laguna and surrounding fields.

Accommodation in the area

Check out the ABS web site.

Clothing and food

As this is November it may be cold and wet, so warm waterproof clothing is needed. Food wise, there are local ventas in the village, or bring a packed lunch.

Possible birds

Common Crane, White-headed Duck, Little Bustard, Greater Flamingo, Stone Curlew aka Eurasian Thicknee, Jack Snipe, Hen Harrier, Merlin, Bluethroat, Reed Bunting and other interesting winter species.
Title: Re: Nov 2017 Field meeting at Fuente de Piedra
Post by: Trevor Hexter on October 04, 2017, 11:39:07 am
Hi Frank

Ruth and I both are planning to attend this one, but one question Friday the 17th or Saturday as normal?

Regards

Trevor
Title: Re: Nov 2017 Field meeting at Fuente de Piedra
Post by: Derek Etherton on October 05, 2017, 10:08:04 am
It is on Saturday the 18 Nov., as per the current magazine.

Title: Re: Nov 2017 Field meeting at Fuente de Piedra
Post by: Trevor Hexter on October 05, 2017, 06:55:41 pm
Thanks for that Derek, assumed it would be but thought best to check
Title: Re: Nov 2017 Field meeting at Fuente de Piedra
Post by: Franky no Hair on October 05, 2017, 07:12:12 pm
Sorry Peeps this is on the 18th.
Title: Re: Nov 2017 Field meeting at Fuente de Piedra
Post by: Bob Wright on October 06, 2017, 03:49:09 pm
Claudia Tomlin will be attending.
Title: Re: Nov 2017 Field meeting at Fuente de Piedra
Post by: Jonathan Maitland on October 10, 2017, 11:37:07 pm
Myself and Maria Jesus will be attending.