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House Martins and Swifts

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Offline Indaloman

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« on: May 20, 2016, 10:12 AM »
This year there are anly a few martins and no swifts, are other areas seeing the same results?

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« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2016, 17:55 PM »
We have plenty here in the Alpujarras  ;)
I believe they were hit quite hard with many hundreds dieing from the week of wet weather we had.
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Offline Indaloman

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« Reply #2 on: May 20, 2016, 20:27 PM »
We have had very little rain here in the Mojacar area

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« Reply #3 on: May 20, 2016, 20:36 PM »
Wow I'm amazed at that I thought Almeria province had some very heavy rain a week or so ago. Anyway it's still strange that you have so few birds with you this year  >:(

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« Reply #4 on: April 16, 2017, 14:44 PM »
A year on and sightings are even worse. Seen no house martins and only four swifts this year

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« Reply #5 on: April 17, 2017, 09:41 AM »
Here in Grazalema we seem to have the same amount of swifts, swallows and house martins as most years. I counted 200 or so swifts yesterday evening and there are 20 odd swallo nests around my street area...
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