The Cory’s Shearwaters are back … summer’s coming

At times it can sound a bit like Mongolian throat music (niche Frasier reference … ) but most people know them as the wacka wacka birds because their call is actually manic, and quite amusing if alarming when first heard! There’s a short video below of their call. Reason for posting it right now is that the last few nights we’ve had a few come up the barranco, as they do, starting at this time of year. Summer’s coming …