natura

Purple gallinule

(Porphyrio porphyrio)

Successfully reintroduced from 1989, they can easily be seen and are never far from reeds, as they mainly feed on their tender shoots.

Characteristic

Fairly timid, their dark blue colour and their red bill and legs are characteristic.

You will find them in the park...

In the Aiguamolls de l’Empordà Natural Park