On the 21st and on the 22nd of February 2008 a female Tufted duckAythya fuligula was seen in Fanal by Madeira Wind Birds and its customers. This is the second record for Madeira with the last one seen more than a hundred years ago, in 1906.
Still on the later day the following species were seen: in Lugar de Baixo:
Greenshank Little Stint
2 Curlew Sandpipers
2 Dunlins Sanderling
2 Little Egrets
Seawatching from Lugar de Baixo 4 Macaroneasian Shearwaters Puffinus baroli were scoped.