Category Archives: Birding Morocco

Lesser Scaup (Petit fuligule) at Barrage El-Mansour Eddahbi, Ouarzazate

A Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis) photographed at Barrage El-Mansour Eddahbi, Ouarzazate, on 18 March 2017 by Chris Townend during his Wise Birding tour to Morocco. It’s the 7th record for Morocco.   Une Fuligule à tête noire (appelée aussi Petit fuligule selon Wikipedia) photographiée au Barrage El-Mansour Eddahbi le 18 mars par Chris Townend.  C’est… Read More »

Birding trip to Morocco, Feb-March 2017

Notable records from a recent Rockjumper Birding Tours trip to Morocco included the following. Thanks Mark Beevers for the summary. A minimum of 120 African Crimson Winged Finches and 15 Horned Larks at Oukaimeden on 22nd February, An immature Golden Eagle near the Tinmel Mosque in Tizi n’Test with an Alpine Accentor and eight Ring Ouzels… Read More »