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Albufeira, Algarve


Make Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens Canon EF 100-400 mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM   at 640 mm
Exposure 1/1250, f/11.0, ISO 1000 
Image size 800 x 533 pixels

IOC Names

Order  Accipitriformes   Family  Accipitridae

Deutsch  Rohrweihe Dutch  Bruine Kiekendief
Italian  Falco di palude Spanish  Aguilucho Lagunero Occidental


This is a female or immature Western Marsh Harrier which is dark brown with creamy-white crown, throat and forewing.


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Western Marsh Harrier female
Circus aeruginosus
Busard des roseaux

Jean-Michel PAULUS