Casa de Campo das Amoras

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  A Casa das Amoras está situada numa quinta em pleno parque natural da Serra de S. Mamede em frente à Vila Medieval de Marvão (no ALTO ALENTEJO). Quinta com árvores de fruto, jardim e piscina desfruta de vista para as muralhas, castelo e vila medieval de Marvão. Zona...

Fotografia

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Durante os nossos passeios procuramos conseguir oferecer boas observações das aves e do seu comportamento. Tendo uma paixão pela fotografia estamos sempre a tentar aproveitar as oportunidades que surgem durante os passeios e capturar esses momentos com a nossa maquin...

eBird Portugal

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  Portugal joined in strength to eBird. This platform launched in 2002 by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and National Audubon Society is a real-time online checklist program. I use regularly the eBird application in the phone to record the birds that I see during my walks...

Osprey project in Portugal

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Following on from last year, I am this summer once again part of the technical staff working on a project to reintroduce Ospreys in Portugal. Once a breeding species in the country, no pairs have bred since 2001. Beginning in 2011 in the area around the Alqueva reservoir, on the...

Falcão de pés vermelhos em Portugal

Last May saw an incredible arrival of Red-footed Falcons into Portugal. A migratory species, it breeds in Eastern Europe before spending the winter in Southern Africa. Rarely recorded in Portugal, with most sightings being in the south during autumn migration, this spring saw...

Birding in Évora

Birdwatch in Alentejo has linked up with accommodation partners all over the Alentejo region in order to promote birdwatching and attract tourists to our region. Have you already visited the Alentejo? The largest Portuguese province with the lowest population density? This factor...

Revista “Bird Watching” escreve sobre Birdwatch in Alentejo

Bird Watching is a top-selling English magazine dedicated exclusively to bird watching and published monthly. You can find more information at www.birdwatching.co.ukIn the February 2015 edition, Jack Thorpe, the magazine’s Production Editor, writes a full account of his visit to...

Sugestão para observação de aves durante o Inverno no Alentejo

Despite the low temperatures of the winter, the weather is pleasantly sunny, and birding proves to be rewarding with some stunning species on view in the fields that surround the city of Beja. Currently showing well in the area are mixed flocks of larks, finches and sparrows, the...

Projecto de Conservação

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For many years now, I have participated in projects and studies related to the conservation of birds in Portugal. This summer, I will be joining a team working on an Osprey reintroduction project and due to this I cannot continuously provide guided bird watching tours during the...

Oportunidades fotográficas durante os nossos passeios

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During the spring, we have taken clients who share a passion for photography on several trips to various parts of the Alentejo, and as ever our tours once again provided excellent opportunities to capture memorable images of the amazing birds. The locations visited provided us...