Sanderlings, Calidris alba, are high Arctic breeding birds wintering here.
The winter is a popular travel time for Fuerteventura. Low pressure areas touch sometimes the island and bring the desired rains. Then the brown wildful slopes become encrusted with a green carpet and it begins to flower everywhere.
One can swim and go barefoot and it is as in spring. Meetings with native animals are everywhere possible and the birds wintering here and the first flowering plants make the picture still more multicolored. On the next two sides you find examples in addition.