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Title: Field meeting to Guadlhorce April
Post by: Franky no Hair on February 21, 2019, 09:14:24 am
Event

FIELD MEETING MOUTH OF THE GUADALHORCE - NATURE RESERVE

Date

SATURDAY April 20th

Meeting Point

GUADALMAR CHURCH (CALLE GUADALHORCE) HAVE A LOOK AT “GUADALMAR, MALAGA” IN GOOGLE MAPS

Time

9:30. THERE ARE CAFETERIAS AT CALLE ROGELIO OLIVA (GO CALLE MANUEL CURROS ENRÍQUEZ DOWN TO THE BEACH, LEFT AND RIGHT AGAIN AT THE STOP SIGN, TURN RIGHT INTO CALLE CASTELLÓN DE LA PLANA AND RIGHT AGAIN AT THE END OF THE STREET).

Leader for the day

 Luis Alberto Rodriguez

Directions to the meeting point

TAKE THE AIRPORT EXIT FROM MA-20 AND FOLLOW THE SIGNS TO GUADALMAR. TURN LEFT AT THE “GUADALMAR” ROUNDABOUT TO THE CHURCH AND PARK. PLEASE, FOR SAFETY PURPOSES, DO NOT LEAVE ANY-THING IN PLAIN VIEW IN THE CAR AND AVOID OPENING AND MOVING THINGS AROUND IN THE BOOT AFTER PARKING.

Information about the meeting

THE WALK IN THE RESERVE WILL TAKE AROUND 3-4 HOURS OVER A DISTANCE OF 5 KMS. THERE ARE NO PICNIC AREAS OR TOILETS IN THE RESERVE.

Accommodation in the area

WE HAVE NO AFFILIATED MEMBER ACCOMMODATION IN THE AREA. WE RECOMMEND SEARCHING THE WEB FOR LOCAL ACCOMMODATION.

Clothing and food
 THERE ARE SEVERAL VENTAS IN THE AREA FOR THOSE NOT WISHING TO BRING A PICNIC.

Possible birds

WHITE-HEADED DUCK, LITTLE EGRET, BLACK-WINGED STILT, KENTISH PLOV-ER, ZITTING CISTICOLA, CETTI’S WARBLER, LITTLE BITTERN, TURTLE DOVE, RED-RUMPED SWALLOW, WOODCHAT SHRIKE, AUDOUIN’S GULL AND MANY OTHERS.

Other sites in the area for those staying over night

MONTES DE MÁLAGA, EL TORCAL, EL CHORRO

We will be looking for a member to write a trip report for this meeting.
Title: Re: Field meeting to Guadlhorce April
Post by: Franky no Hair on February 25, 2019, 01:59:19 pm
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Title: Re: Field meeting to Guadlhorce April
Post by: Franky no Hair on March 22, 2019, 05:01:19 pm
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Title: Re: Field meeting to Guadlhorce April
Post by: Kat on April 15, 2019, 02:13:17 pm
Frank, unfortunately I won’t be able to attend this meeting as I’d planned.
Thanks,
Katherine
Title: Re: Field meeting to Guadlhorce April
Post by: Jacki Gittens on April 16, 2019, 08:40:20 am
Confirming my attendance with 2 guests.
Two Kentish Plovers seen there yesterday from Laguna Grande:)
Title: Re: Field meeting to Guadlhorce April
Post by: Mike Lumber on April 16, 2019, 01:10:12 pm
I intend to join you on Saturday, I may be a little late depending on traffic on the way down from Granada, if so I'll come looking for you.
Title: Re: Field meeting to Guadlhorce April
Post by: Lindsay Pheasant on April 18, 2019, 03:20:30 pm
Lindsay and Mike Kinchington will be coming on Saturday.

Lindsay