Águia-cobreira (Circaetus gallicus) Montemor-o-Novo (25-04-2016)
The White Angel
Since immemorial times the reptiles have been connoted with witchcraft and demoniac crafts. I remember my grandfather telling me stories of witches who could turn into snakes, who could use spells to make frogs appear on people's tongues and make lizards climb up the women leggs. Legend has it that one day a "white angel" descended from the heavens, sent to earth to protect the good people and to destroy all these "evil" creatures...
- Short-toed Snake-eagle (Circaetus gallicus)
- Montemor-o-Novo - Portugal (25-04-2016)