Biodiversity

WORKING LIKE A SELF-SUFFICIENT ORGANISM

Respecting Nature and Preserving Tradition

BIODIVERSITY

Set in a beautiful scenic countryside near Carrazedo de Montenegro, border of Padrela Moutain, the Alagoa organic farm is a preserved and biodiverse place. Special place to quietly observe the wild nature and traditional organic farming path, crossing the 15 km of interior trails. Spend some time in sunrise in the border of the manor lake. Stay some time in the the quercus pirenaica forest and look for the eagles nest resident (buteo buteo).

List of Birds for Watching in Alagoa Farm

Falconiformes Accipitridae Circus pygargus, Accipiter nisus, Buteo buteo, Aquila pennatus Falconidae Falco tinnunculus Galliformes Phasianidae,
Alectoris rufa, Coturnix coturnix, Columbiformes Columbidae, Columba livia, Columba palumbus, Streptopelia turtur, Streptopelia decaocto Cuculiformes Cuculidae, Cuculus canorus, Strigiformes Strigidae, Athene noctua, Strix aluco Caprimulgiformes Caprimulgidae Caprimulgus ruficollis Apodiformes Apodidae Apus apus, Coraciiformes Meropidae Merops apiaster Upupidae Upupa epops Passeriformes Alaudidae Galerida cristata, Lullula, arborea Hirundinidae Hirundo rustica, Delichon urbicum Motacillidae Motacilla alba Regulidae Regulus ignicapillus Troglodytidae Troglodytes, troglodytes Prunellidae Prunella modularis Turdidae Turdus merula Sylviidae Cettia cetti, Hippolais polyglotta, Sylvia atricapilla, Sylvia communis, Sylvia cantillans, Sylvia melanocephala, Sylvia conspicillata, Sylvia undata Muscicapidae, Erithacus rubecula, Luscinia megarhynchos, Phoenicurus ochruros, Saxicola rubicola Aegithalidae Aegithalos longicaudus Paridae Parus ater, Parus major, Parus caeruleus Sittidae Eurasian Nuthatch Certhiidae, toed Treecreeper, Certhia brachydactyla Oriolidae, Oriolus oriolus Laniidae, Lanius senator Corvidae Corvus corone Corvus corax, Garrulus glandarius, Pica pica Sturnidae Sturnus unicolor Emberizidae Emberiza cirlus, Miliaria calandra Fringillidae Fringilla coelebs, Carduelis chloris, Carduelis carduelis, Carduelis cannabina, Serinus serinus Passeridae Passer domesticus, Passer montanus…

Classification of Herbs Growing in the Mountain and in the Meadow

Daucus carota L. subsp. carota / Cistus psilosepalus Sweet / Hypericum perforatum L. subsp. perforatum / Sesamoides purpurascens (L.) G.LÛpez / Rubus ulmifolius Schott / Serapias lingua L. / Origanum / Sambucus nigral L. / Trifolium pratense L. subsp. pratense / Rosa sp. / Echium plantagineum L. / Arenaria montana L. subsp. montana / Lavandula stoechas L. subsp. pedunculata / Trifolium incarnatum L. / Erica arborea L. / Knautia ou Scabiosa / Cynosurus cristatus L. / Trifolium angustifolium L. / Jasione montana L. subsp. montana / Thapsia villosa L. var. villosa / Cyperus longus / Orchis langei K. Richter

WONDERFUL COUNTRYSIDE WAITING FOR YOU

Alagoa farm is BIO certified since 2001: PT-BIO-02