Río Guadalquivir,Sotos de la albolafia.(f) Dedicada a nuestro gran amigo "Cuky" por su simpatía y amistad generalizada.

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

In the Sotos live more than 120 species of birds; is a natural place 100 meters from the mosque and surrounded by a monumental: the Calahorra Tower, the Roman Bridge,the Arab Mills, the Alcazar Castle, the Royal Gate Bridge, the Triumph of San Rafael, the Mosque .....

Among the many birds are endangered: the glossy ibis (an ibis), squacco (a burn), osprey, cormorant, heron, black-headed gull and gloomy, bittern, heron, lesser kestrel, warbler, milano black, lapwing, avetoceta, stilt, moorhen, mallard, swan, stork blanca.Hay a true colony of herons, one of its varieties have about 350 pairs contabiliidzado. All this variety Ornit is surrounded by a dense forest of tamarisk, poplar, ash, eucalyptus, alder, oleander bushes, cattails, water lilies and burreed. And in the center of a city of over 300,000 inhabitants.


En los Sotos viven mas de 120 especies de aves;es un paraje natural a 100 metros de la mezquita y rodeado de un entorno monumental:la Calahorra,el puente romano,los molinos árabes , el alcázar, la real puerta del puente ,el triunfo de San Rafael, la mezquita.....

Entre las aves se encuentran muchas en peligro de extinción: el morito(un ibis), la garcilla cangrejera ( un ardeido),el águila pescadora,cormorán,garza real,gaviota reidora y sombría,avetorillo,martinete,cernícalo primilla,carricero,milano negro,avefría,avetoceta,cigüeñuela,polla de agua,ánade real,calamón,cigüeña blanca.Hay una verdadera colonia de garzas; de alguna de sus variedades se han contabiliidzado unas 350 parejas. Toda esta variedas ornitica se encuentra rodeada de un bosque denso de tarajes,álamos,fresnos,eucaliptos,alisos,adelfas,zarzas,eneas,esparganios y lirios de agua. Y en el centro de una ciudad de más de 300.000 habitantes.

Show more
Show less
Save Cancel Want to use bold, italic, links?

Comments (222)

Marc Lat on June 7

Wonderful photo! Beautiful panorama! Very nice landscape!
Like + Fav
Greetings, Marc

RNLatvian on July 12

Like! This is a very good photo! Greetings!

Sign up to comment. Sign in if you already did it.

Photo taken in Sotos de Albolafia, Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain

Photo details

  • Uploaded on December 19, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Ferlancor Pano Yes
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D60
    • Taken on 2011/12/15 17:23:17
    • Exposure: 0.010s (1/100)
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/9.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

Groups