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Bullfinch in Somiedo. Asturias III

Posted Friday 19th August 2016 at 06:55 by Moncho
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I went on my path from Braña de Mumián towards El Coto de Buenamadre. A griffon vulture overflew me. I listened a couple of stonechats.

The second part ot the path was going down by a beech forest. The branches were full of beechnuts. Some beechnuts were opened beside the always visible stools of a small carnivore.

Could be casuality because I saw more stools without beechnuts, only these plum or cherry seeds.

In the low ligth of the fores I saw a couple of bullfinchs. The male let us seen him more but he male showed herself less.

Flora had a lot of variety but in a beech grove nothing better than a centenary beech tree, still alive, but with his hollow trunk converted in a giant anthill.

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Wow, a Griffon Vulture! Do you see them a lot where you go birding?
Posted Wednesday 24th August 2016 at 15:47 by _TheBirdNerd_ _TheBirdNerd_ is offline
 


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