Subjects :Nearly 100 species of birds, shorebirds can be found in the mouth of various kinds, all three species of sandpiper, Little Stint, Knight of Italy, Redshank, Dunlin, Sanderling, Grey Plover. Common the Grey Heron, also during steps squacco, Night Heron and Egret. Very interesting is the small inland valley, about 30 minutes walk from the mouth, which is a great place to observe the migration of birds of prey, such as have been detected: Eleonora's falcon, peregrine falcon, Hobby, Kestrel, Buzzard, toed, Buzzard. Bee-eaters present in large numbers during migration, when the little valley becomes rich in passerines such as Melodious Warbler, Subalpine Warbler. Nesting Flycatcher, Green Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Sparrowhawk, toed around. The river valley is a place beloved by Kingfisher and Green Sandpiper, which stop during migration. Recommended visit most of the stream in the valley, this place offers more opportunities than at the mouth of sightings.
Recommended equipment :Recommended by 400mm up, shed for the species of wood, binoculars for birds of prey, light equipment for the visit in the mouth.
Best months :For the mouth from the beginning of April to end of May, the migration of birds of prey from early August to late September. The first days of September are the best times to observe migratory birds such as bee-eaters and Bianconi. In August, however the master is made by the Honey Buzzards, with very numerous steps. In this period are also present in the Eurasian Hobbys migration.
How to get there :Exit the motorway at Chiavari, then, if you want to go in the mouth, take the right at the roundabout and continue for a few hundred meters along Corso Montevideo. When you reach the sea go left for a short stretch. For the visit to the mountain, out at Chiavari, at the roundabout continue along Via castagnola and then turn left on Via Santa Chiara. Then continue moving in that direction in Via San Terenziano. After a small playground in the locality Sanpierdicanne (you can see the sign of the elementary school) you park the car and continue along the road until you come to on the left side, the indication for walking bricks Step: Follow the ' indication and from there walk up the hill.
Visits :The visit of the river in its course to the valley, entirely feasible to walk along the path to the Pass of bricks and then along the path of the Five towers looking for raptors and passerines.
Notes :The place is in some places very plugged into town and require the guidance of a person who knows the place .. for a visit please contact me, write to or call the email@example.com 393.4744304