Rüppell´s Vulture (Gyps rueppellii)

An extremely rare species north of the Mediterranean, but the northern Alentejo holds at least a couple of Rüppell´s Vultures that make regular appearances within a Griffon's colony. Officially recognised as the highest flying bird with records as high as 36,000 ft.

 

 

Birding in Portugal

Quinta do Barranco da Estrada
7665-880 Santa Clara a Velha
Portugal

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Santa Clara-a-Velha Portugal

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