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One or possibly both Spotted Crakes (Polluela Pintoja / Porzana porzana) who can…

One or possibly both Spotted Crakes (Polluela Pintoja / Porzana porzana) who can tell, seen and heard at Padul Wetland near Granada today. Also saw and heard Iberian Chiffchaffs, Willow Warbler, Pallid Swifts all of which were year ticks. Other species seen included Water Rail, Water Pipit, Marsh Harrier, Peregrine, Snipe and a male Bluethroat.








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When Josetxo, the village chemist in Ituren, said he’d leave my pills swinging o…

When Josetxo, the village chemist in Ituren, said he’d leave my pills swinging on the door knob of the chemists for me to collect after he had shut – I started to worry! Musings here on practical but not always discrete systems in mountain Basque villages! http://www.pyreneanexperience.com/chemists-in-ituren/

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