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Parque da Cidade (Guimarães)

16 Sep

Surprisingly for many Guimaraes City Park (Parque da Cidade) is one of the best places in the north-west of Portugal to watch animals and wildlife. The park is very close from the city centre and has about 30 hectares. Has many green areas, a lot of trees and an artificial lake in the middle of the park.

O Parque da Cidade Guimarães é um melhores dos locais do norte litoral de Portugal para se observar vida animal. O parque fica bastante próximo do centro da cidade e tem aproximadamente 30 hectares, o equivalente a outros tantos campos de futebol. Tem muitas árvores, muitas zonas verdes e ainda um lago artificial.

Artificial lake

Guimaraes City Park

(Parque da Cidade de Guimarães)

Location: Guimarães (Portugal)

Fauna:

Mammals – Rabbit, Squirrel, Hedgehog, Mole, Harvest mouse, etc.

Birds – Hoopoe, Meadow pipit, White wagtail, Common Stonechat, Robin, Black Redstart, Wood pigeon, Jay, Green woodpecker, Great spotted woodpecker, Nightingale, Siskin, Gray flycatcher, Little owl, Common barn owl, etc.

Reptiles – Salamander, Ocellated lizard, Small lizard, Montpellier snake, Grass snake, etc.

Amphibians – Frog, Toad, etc.

Mamíferos: Coelho, Esquilo, Ouriço, Toupeira, Rato, etc.

Aves: Poupa, Petinha-dos-prados, Alvéola-branca, Cartaxo-comum, Pisco-de-peito-ruivo, Rabirruivo, Pomba-torcaz, Gaio, Pica-pau, Rouxinol-comum, Pintassilgo-verde, Papa-moscas, Coruja, etc.

Répteis – Salamandra, Sardão, Lagartixa, Cobra-rateira, Cobra-de-água, etc.

Anfíbios – Rá, Sapo, etc.

 
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Posted by on 16 de September de 2010 in Parque da Cidade (Guimarães)

 

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