sexta-feira, janeiro 27, 2006
sexta-feira, janeiro 20, 2006
Hoopoe - Poupa
Yes, I am still alive... and my Digital Camera is still working fine.
I have just take these photos, its a Hoopoe (ou POUPA em Português) its a rare bird, thus its a beautiful bird.
Scientific Name : Upupa epops
Status: Scarce passage migrant.
Habitat: On passage mostly found in coastal fields, dunes, golf courses, etc.
Description: Combination of pied and pinkish plumage and long crest unique.
Size: 26 - 28cm (10.5")
segunda-feira, janeiro 09, 2006
sábado, janeiro 07, 2006
GREY HERON - Ardea cinerea
All kinds of waters, from estuaries and marshes to lakes in city parks.
Tall with long legs and neck, and grey and white plumage, yellowish legs and bill. During breeding, legs and bill can become redder. In flight looks very large with broad, arched wings.
94 cm (37")
Info for the nature lovers
This photos were taken in portugal near Spain.