Ricard Gutiérrez personal homepage. Created 09 September 2000.
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Rarebirdspain website: Asian White-winged Scoter Melanitta (deglandi) stejnegeri in Alicante, December 2016: 2nd for Spain
Rarebirdspain website: Steppe Grey Shrike Lanius (meridionalis) pallidirostris in Almería, November-December 2016: 1st for Spain
Rarebirdspain website: Hoopoe Lark Alaemon alaudipes in Lanzarote in November 2016 6th for Spain
Rarebirdspain website: Forster's Tern at A Coruña, December 2016, 8th for Spain: a photo gallery
nRarebirdspain blog: Steppe Shrike, rarest of the rare 2016
nBird news January 2017/ Novedades ornitológicas Enero 2017/ Novetats Ornitològiques Gener 2017
Bird news December 2016/ Novedades ornitológicas Diciembre 2016/ Novetats Ornitològiques Desembre 2016

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Rare birds in Spain is the personal homepage of Ricard Gutiérrez. It provides updated information on the most recent bird sightings in Spain thanks to sightings from collaborators. Besides, it is collaborating with the different iberian rarities committees in helping the promotion and acceptance of rarity sightings. .

Rare Birds in Spain (Aves raras en España) es la página personal de Ricard Gutiérrez. Se ofrece información actualizada de las observaciones más relevantes que se produzcan en el país, gracias a las citas enviadas por colaboradores. Además colabora con los diferentes comités de rarezas que actúan a nivel ibérico para promover el envío de citas a homologar.

Rare Birds in Spain (Ocells rars a Espanya) és la pàgina personal de Ricard Gutiérrez. S'ofereix informació actualitzada de les observacions més rellevants que es produeixin al país gràcies a les cites enviades per col·laboradors. A més, hi col·labora amb els diferents comitès de rareses que hi actuen a nivell ibèric per la promoció de la tramesa de rareses per ser homologades.



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Ebre delta continues plenty of raritues. But BROWN BOOBY in the Canaries and THAYER'S GULL back to Lugo

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Cipriana, the Thayer's Gull is back to Lago, Lugo where it has been in previous years. Photo : David Calleja

Current rarities condition in Spain / 
Situación actual de rarezas en España / Situació actual de les rareses a Espanya
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Map of the number of species detected by province in Spain a month
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Map of the number of individuals detected by province in Spain a month
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English version due Autumn 2016
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Ricard Gutiérrez is/was:

Miembro del Comité Asesor Editorial de Dutch Birding

Editorial Advisory Board Member Dutch Birding


Member of the CR.-SEO/BirdLife (1996-2002). Joint Secretary of the Spanish Rarities Committee (2003-2012) and Secretary from 2012-1.2.2014. 17 years in-a-row helping in the knowledge of rarities

Director de les RN Delta del Llobregat (1.Dec.1990-1.Oct.2005)

Director (1.Dec.1990-1.Oct.2005) Reserves Naturals Delta del Llobregat

Member of the Iberian Seabird Group (GIAM)

The opinions expressed on this page are those of the author, not those of the bodies of which the author is or has been a member . Las opiniones expresadas en esta página son propias del autor y no deben de considerarse postulados oficiales de ninguno de los estamentos a los que pueda pertenecer o halla pertenecido el autor. Les opinions expressades en aquesta plana són pròpies de l'autor i no han de ser considerades com a postulats oficials de cap dels estaments als que pugui pertanyer l'autor o dels que n'hagi estat membre en el passat.



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