The Hoopoe is a summer visitor in most of Europe that overwinters in Africa as well as in the south of Spain like this one.
Photo taken near Embalse de Sierra Brava (Extremadura, Spain) on 6 January, 2011.
Photo taken in Extremadura (Spain) on 6 January, 2011.
According to Seo/BirdLife over 151,000 Common Cranes overwinter in Spain, of which some 80,000 in Extremadura. This family was one of many that were foraging in a cornfield.
Photo taken in the Río Guadiana basin (Extremadura, Spain) on 7 January, 2011.