Little Bittern


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HUELVA SEVILLA C脫RDOBA JA脡N
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STATUS
Migrant and breeding summer visitor. 

ABUNDANCE
Very scarce.

HABITAT
Reservoirs and stretches of rivers with dense wetland vegetation on their banks.

SEASONAL BEHAVIOUR
Usually seen from April to September. 

DISTRIBUTION
In general can be considered rare although specific surveys suggest that numbers may be underestimated. Some cases of breeding, at least in Salto de El Carpio and Marmolejo dam in the Guadalquivir, Minas de Cala Reservoir, and the smaller reservoirs of La Roncadera in Cazalla and Zocueca in Ja茅n. Possibly breeds also at Melonares Reservoir and River Viar (Seville) and at Rinc贸n del J谩ndula (Ja茅n).