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CORSICA TRIP 3rd June to 15th June 1973

Calvi, villa. 3/6/1973
Mediterranean Shearwater 4 Common Kestrel 2
Common Swift 5
House Martin 5
Spotted Flycatcher 1
Hooded Crow 3
European Goldfinch 3
Corn Bunting 2

Calvi Beach. 4/6/1973
Eurasian Blackbird 1
Sardinian Warbler 2
Spotted Flycatcher 1
Hooded Crow 2
Chaffinch 3
European Serin 6
European Greenfinch 3
European Goldfinch 5

Lumio (near) 4/6/1973
Common Buzzard 1
Red-backed Shrike 1
Cirl Bunting 1

Col de Salvi (near) 4/6/1973
Red Kite 1
Common Kestrel 1
Rock Dove 4 aHoopoe 1
Common Stonechat 5
Spectacled Warbler 1
Marmora’s Warbler 8
Hooded Crow 2
Common Raven 1
Eurasian Linnet 2
Corn Bunting 1

Montemaggiore - Calvi 4/6/1973
Red Kite 1
European Turtle-dove 1
Common Nightingale 1
Great Tit 1
Red-backed Shrike 1
Cirl Bunting 1
Corn Bunting 3

Madonna della Serra 5/6/1973
Red Kite 2
Common Kestrel 1
Wood Lark 1
Tawny Pipit 1
Sardinian Warbler 4
Common Raven 20
European Goldfinch 16
Cirl Bunting 2

Calvi - Galeria Road 5/6/1973
European Robin 1
Eurasian Blackbird 3
Sardinian Warbler 2
Red-backed Shrike 4
European Goldfinch 15
Corn Bunting 2

Galeria 5/6/1973
Common Buzzard 1
Osprey 1
Peregrine Falcon 2
Common Cuckoo 1
European Bee-eater 4
Tawny Pipit 1
Cetti’s Warbler 2
Hooded Crow 2
European Serin 3

Argentella 5/6/1973
European Shag 36
Red Kite 1
Barn Swallow 7
Common Starling 6

Bocca Sedia 5/6/1973
Common Buzzard 1
Common Kestrel 1
Woodchat Shrike 2
Eurasian Jay 1
Rock Sparrow 1
Cirl Bunting 2

 

 

Calvi - Bonifato 6/6/1973
Wood Pigeon 4
Sardinian Warbler 3
Red-backed Shrike 2
Hooded Crow 2
Corn Bunting 2

Bonifato, north, 6/6/1973
Common Buzzard 1
Blue Rock-thrush 1
Cetti’s Warbler 1
Dartford Warbler 1
Citril Finch 2

Bonifato, south, 6/6/1973
Common Cuckoo 2
Alpine Swift 3
Eurasian Crag-martin 3
Blackcap 2
Firecrest 4
Spotted Flycatcher 5
Coal Tit 1
Great Tit 1
Blue Tit 4
Eurasian Jay 1
Common Raven 1
Chaffinch 5
Citril Finch 3

Calvi Airport 6/6/1973
Common Quail 1
Short-toed Lark 2
Tawny Pipit 2

Algajola 7/6/1973
Red Kite 1. Captured prey in backyard of railway cottage. Common Buzzard 2
Common Kestrel 1
Alpine Swift 5
Blackcap 2
Firecrest 3
Common Raven 1

Figarella River 7/6/1973
Short-toed Eagle 1
Peregrine Falcon 2
Common Quail 2
Red-backed Shrike 2
Corn Bunting 2

Calvi Beach, behind, 8/6/1973
Common Quail 3
Moustached Warbler 2

La Balagne 8/6/1973
Mediterranean Shearwater 5
Red Kite 1
Common Buzzard 1
Cirl Bunting 1

Calvi Beach 9/6/1973
Common Quail 1
Common Nightingale 1
Moustached Warbler 1

Lumio (near) 9/6/1973
Red Kite 1
European Turtle-dove 1

Figarella River 9/6/1973
Common Kestrel 1
Cetti’s Warbler 1

Calvi Airport, south, 9/6/1973
Common Quail 2
Common Cuckoo 1
European Bee-eater 2
Short-toed Lark 1
Wood Lark 2
Tawny Pipit 1
Red-backed Shrike 1
European Greenfinch 2
Cirl Bunting 2

Baie Algajo 9/6/1973
Mediterranean Shearwater 13
Wood Lark 3
Tawny Pipit 2
Common Stonechat 5
Sardinian Warbler 2
Marmora’s Warbler 2
Red-backed Shrike 1
Common Raven 1
Corn Bunting 2

Ostriconi 9/6/1973
Red Kite 1
Common Kestrel 1
Cetti’s Warbler 1
Sardinian Warbler 3
Spotted Flycatcher 2
Cirl Bunting 2

Capo Ginebaro 9/6/1973
Common Buzzard 1
Common Raven 1

Moncale (near) 9/6/1973
Red Kite 1
European Turtle-dove 1
Sardinian Warbler 2
Red-backed Shrike 1
Cirl Bunting 1

Lozari (near) 9/6/1973
Red-backed Shrike 1

Calvi Beach 10/6/1973
Common Quail 1
Common Nightingale 1
Moustached Warbler 3
Sardinian Warbler 1

Calvi - Bonifato 10/6/1973
Wood Lark 2
Common Stonechat 5
Cetti’s Warbler 1
Red-backed Shrike 3

Bonifato, north, 10/6/1973
Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Woodchat Shrike 1
Eurasian Jay 1
Cirl Bunting 1

Calvi Airport 10/6/1973
European Bee-eater 2

Bocca Sedia 11/6/1973
Red Kite 1. Over sea

Col de Croix 11/6/1973
Common Buzzard 1
Alpine Swift 1
Marmora’s Warbler 1

Olmo 11/6/1973
European Bee-eater 1

Foret d’Aitone 11/6/1973
Great Spotted Woodpecker 1
Firecrest 5
Corsican Nuthatch 6. Birds heard making a penetrating ‘zaaaap’ note.

Col de Vergio 11/6/1973
Wood Lark 1
Eurasian Skylark 1
Water Pipit 4
Northern Wheatear 2
Rufous-tailed Rock-thrush 2. Song Heard
Common Raven 1
Chaffinch 1
Citril Finch 6

Foret de Valdo-Niello 11/6/1973
Grey Wagtail 3
Firecrest 5
Corsican Nuthatch 5

 

Calacuccia (near) 11/6/1973
Hoopoe 1
Black-bellied Dipper 1

Golo Gorge 11/6/1973
Eurasian Crag-martin 2
Blue Rock-thrush 1

La Spelanca (near) 11/6/1973
Red Kite 2

Ponte Leccia - D8 road 11/6/1973
Common Nightingale 6

Novella (above) 11/6/1973
Wood Lark 2
Common Stonechat 1

Calvi Beach 12/6/1973
Common Nightingale 1

Ambrogio 12/6/1973
Common Quail 1
Short-toed Lark 2
Wood Lark 3
Common Stonechat 2
Red-backed Shrike 1
Rock Sparrow 2

Calvi Beach 13/6/1973
Long-tailed Tit 1
Eurasian Linnet 2

Madonna della Serra 13/6/1973
Alpine Swift 2
Wood Lark 1
Tawny Pipit 2
Common Stonechat 2
Blue Rock-thrush 1
Sardinian Warbler 4
Subalpine Warbler 1
Marmora’s Warbler 2
Cirl Bunting 2

Figarella River 13/6/1973
Cetti’s Warbler 2

Calvi Airport 14/6/1973
Calandra Lark 2
Short-toed Lark 3
Common Stonechat 1

Moncale (near) 14/6/1973
Red Kite 1
Common Kestrel 1
Peregrine Falcon 2. Pair nesting on crag. Attacked passing Red Kite.
Blackcap 1
Marmora’s Warbler 2

Golfe de Revellata 14/6/1973
Mediterranean Shearwater 115 Black-headed Gull 3

Calenzana 14/6/1973
Red Kite 3
Short-toed Eagle 2
Common Quail 1 In flight by N844
Common Nightingale 1

St Florent (above) 15/6/1973
Red Kite 3

Etang de Biguglia 15/6/1973
Hoopoe 1
Barn Swallow 1
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 2