Conservation

Frequently, when it comes to deciding which natural areas get protection and which ones don’t, one sad reality surfaces: most of the lucky ones are the ones with no potential for urban, industrial or agricultural development. In other words, it is relatively easy to protect (at least on paper) a mountain range. Not so much a coastal area near a great city.
Frequently, when it comes to deciding which natural areas get protection and which ones don’t, one sad reality surfaces: most of the lucky ones are the ones with no potential for urban, industrial or agricultural development. In other words, it is relatively easy to protect (at least on paper) a mountain range. Not so much a coastal area near a great city.
28 Mar 2021

Tordera river mouth: lights and shadows

Frequently, when it comes to deciding which natural areas get protection and which ones don’t, one sad reality surfaces: most…

While collaborating with the Forest Sciences Centre of Catalonia Consortium, which studies and monitors endangered steppe-land birds and their habitat, I had the chance to film and edit this short video that explains how Pin-tailed Sandgrouse are captured, handled and GPS-tagged at night...
While collaborating with the Forest Sciences Centre of Catalonia Consortium, which studies and monitors endangered steppe-land birds and their habitat, I had the chance to film and edit this short video that explains how Pin-tailed Sandgrouse are captured, handled and GPS-tagged at night...
30 Sep 2019

Video: Pin-tailed Sandgrouse tagging with GPS transmitter

While collaborating with the Forest Sciences Centre of Catalonia Consortium, which studies and monitors endangered steppe-land birds and their habitat,…

Earlier this year –it was late winter–, I happened to be birding in a pre-Pyrenean valley. Hawfinches, Redwings... It was very birdy indeed. I saw a newly built Padel court in the outskirts of a small town. Padel is a racquet sport similar to tennis that is trending in the country and rapidly expanding town to town. Anyway, I approached the court, oblivious of what I was about to find.
Earlier this year –it was late winter–, I happened to be birding in a pre-Pyrenean valley. Hawfinches, Redwings... It was very birdy indeed. I saw a newly built Padel court in the outskirts of a small town. Padel is a racquet sport similar to tennis that is trending in the country and rapidly expanding town to town. Anyway, I approached the court, oblivious of what I was about to find.
05 Oct 2018

Avoidable impact

Earlier this year –it was late winter–, I happened to be birding in a pre-Pyrenean valley. Hawfinches, Redwings… It was…