YOU WILL SEE THE MOST SPECTACULAR PHOTOS OF BIRDS AT DBF

Until September the 3rd, the first edition of Delta Photo Contest‘s call is open, where nature photographers of different countries are presenting their best pictures of birds. It’s a high-level contest, with a first category jury and prizes that any nature photographer would dream with. The contest has three basic categories: birds’ portrait, birds’ behaviour…

4.000 € EARMARKED FOR BIRD CONSERVATION AT DELTA!

Delta Birding Festival has accomplished with the additional aim set by the organizers, and will earmark 4.000€, important amount taking into account that this has been the first Festival Edition, to a birds research and conservation project in Espai Natura Llacuna de l’Alfacada, site managed by Fundació Catalunya-La Pedrera. This project, implemented by Institut Català…

Delta Birding Festival, a participation success

Close to a thousand people have visited the last September weekend, Delta Birding Festival, the first International ornithology festival celebrated in MónNatura Delta de l’Ebre facilities. During the three days of the festival (26, 27 and 28 September), visitors enjoyed of a very varied proposal that combined conferences and presentations, some in the care of…

HOW TO SEE WILDLIFE WHEN AWAY!

The trail cameras have given an extraordinary amount of new information about wildlife: distribution, habitat use, unexpected behaviour, feeding and many more things that would be very difficult to observe. On Friday and Saturady you can assist at a free trail camera course. Proudly sponsored by BUSHNELL

WOULD YOU LIKE TO HAVE YOUR FAVOURITE FIELD GUIDE SGNED BY HIS AUTHOR?

No only in Killian Mullarney will be available to sign his famous Collins Bird Guide, eight different authors will spend a while on the Saturday to sign his books. Take a look to the schedule: 11.00 to 12 pm: Andoni Canela and José Luís Gallego. 12.00 to 13.00: Magnus Robb and Marcos Lacasa. 16.00 to…

TAKE PART IN THE FESTIVAL DRAWS

Coming to Delta Birding Festival you will be eligible for prizes and enjoy with interesting discounts. In addition, you can participate in the draw of a camera trapping valued at 400€, drawn by Bushnell and 3 binoculars ED LAND, 500€ each, drawn by Zeiss. Find out information at their respective stands. Moreover, do not forget…

DELTA LIFE LAGOON, A PROJECT? NO, A REALITY

This festival takes place in MónNatura Delta, a facility located on the old saltpans of Sant Antoni. These saltpans have been restored for four years thanks to a LIFE project, the DELTA LIFE LAGOON. This year we can say that this project is a reality and the old saltpans are now again a place plenty…

BIG RAPTORS WILL ALSO FLY OVER THE DELTA

The Ebro Delta hosts a lot of migrating birds every year but, certainly, mountain raptors are scarce to watch. This is not going to be the case in the Delta Birding Festival, at least in images, because three talks will deal with the most interesting features of birds like the Lammergeier (Sat, 10h; Antoni Margalida),…

L’ALFACADA, A SECRET PLACE TO DISCOVER

This lagoon is one of the less known of the Delta because is a restricted-area. Now, the Foundation is adapting routes and hides to visit it in a controlled way. During the Festival, special tours are organized to discover this jewel of the Delta. Only 75 people will be able to enjoy it! If you…

A VERY TASTY FESTIVAL!

During the festival, you will not only enjoy with the top brand optical or enjoy with the activities we have prepared to you, you will be able to taste the typical dishes of the delta cuisine! Saturday and Sunday, the most representative Amposta and Sant Carles de la Rapita’s cuisines we will offer an assortment…

PLAN YOUR VISIT AND DO NOT MISS NOTHING THAT YOU ARE INTERESTED

Check the grid activities, now we have already closed and confirmed the timetable! Do not miss what you would like to hear, feel or participate. Some speakers or some last-minute schedule adjustments that this was not confirmed before. Now you have it, are you going to miss it?

ALL SIGHTS WILL BE AT THE DELTA BIRDING FESTIVAL

For the first time in Spain almost all the optics brands will display his products and will offer to the visitors of the DELTA BIRDING FESTIVAL the option to know, see, check and compare all the binoculars and telescopes . And also you will find and will be able to see how work the adapters…

WE LOVE BEGINNERS!

The Delta Birding Festival will also be a meeting place for people with little or no experience in bird identification in the field. No problem! We want you to feel as comfortable as an expert ornithologist. The ICO will host three free guided walks an hour and a half long around the grounds MónNatura Delta,…

Ornitho data skyrocket!

September 1st saw the start of the race Cursa Ornitho Swarovski Optik and a comparison of data entry into Ornitho from the same period last year shows that the number of observations increases significantly. In addition, the entry of Daily Forms shows an even more spectacular increase. The number of sightings for the same week…

DO YOU NEED ONE MORE REASON TO COME TO DELTA BIRDING FESTIVAL?

In addition t famous lecturers, a very complete offer on optics, books and birdcare, the opportunity of meetings the travel agencies and wild photo services, if you come to the Delta Birding Festival you will have the option of winning a Swarovski telescope, the new HBW and BirdLife Checklist, a Bushnell trail camera or one…

DO YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE IN A HARDCORE BIRD ID CONTEST?

The ornithologists of the Catalan Institute of Ornithology staff are using their best skills to prepare the images for the LYNX ID Challenge. And why LYNX EDITIONS sponsors it? because it will be necessary to have the eyes and the ears of linx to win the contest and because the first prize will be the…

THE FIRST PELAGIC TRIP IS FULLY BOOKED!

TICKETS FOR A SECOND SHIP ARE AVAILABLE FROM NOW ON! Considering the high interest on that pelagic trip the organisers have managed to ship a second boat just 10 minuts later from the same place. More boats, more options to have good sightings! Don’t miss it!