Wednesday, 30 July 2008

Breeding of Flamingos at the Doors of Venice

A new breeding colony of Flamingos of few pairs has been discovered in 2008 in the Lagoon of Venice. This is the second breeding site in NE Italy and the fourth of whole Italy (the other colonies being found in the Comacchio lagoon, Po Delta, the Apulia and Sardinia.

Here are available some pictures of the Flamingo ringing, carried out on 17th July 2008.