New Local Patch - Provarma
 
1st April - After a long search we have moved to Provarma

(Above) Some of new local patch, panarama from one of our balconies.
 

2nd April - Opposite Kalives Inka Supermarket late afternoon Hoopoe.
Kalives River Bridge: Swallows and House Martins, together with at least one Red-rumped Swallow feeding over the river perhaps because of the cold weather.
 
3rd April - Red-rumped Swallow seen from balcony and a Little Egret over Stilos just down the road from Provarma.
 
4th April - Hundreds of Swifts can be seen from balcony, with some swallows and Alpine Swifts also spotted.
 
6th April - A&M had kindly offered to take us into Hania for some essentials for our new abode. We managed to fit in a fairly short but rewarding visit to Agia Reservoir. Species recorded:
Little Grebe
Squacco Heron 2
Grey Heron 3
Wigeon
Mallard
Shoveler
Common Pochard
Marsh Harrier
Buzzard
Moorhen
Coot
Little Ringed Plover
Ruff
Spotted Redshank
Greenshank
Common Sandpiper
Yellow-legged Herring Gull
Swift
Alpine Swift
Sand Martin
Swallow
Red-rumped Swallow
House Martin
Yellow Wagtail
Cetti's Warbler
Hooded Crow
House Sparrow

(Above) Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
 

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