Cretzschmar’s Bunting

Distinguishing features a white eye-ring, rusty-red throat with grey head and neck and deep rusty brown breast. 

Apparently migrates on a broad front across and around east Mediterranean, in both autumn and spring.

Spring passage mainly March and April .

Autumn passage mainly August to October;

Dalyan Sightings in April and September

Seen at Eskikoy Outcrop and sites around Seki 

Migrant Spring/Autumn 


Some Chance (SC) : May see it , low in numbers , may be seasonal.

© Brendan Searson 2017