Tag Archives: Birds

Three nightjar-highlights

I had three nightjar-sightings on my survey visit this year, a record for me. Continue reading

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Walbury wander

A mid-May walk from Walbury Hill, West Berkshire, in the North Wessex Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Continue reading

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Coloured counties

I enjoyed a walk on Bredon Hill listening to birds. Continue reading

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Jingle-jangle morning

I was up early this morning to look for corn buntings near Lodge Hill at Bledlow in the Bucks Chilterns, and was at the start of my walk by 6.30.  As I crossed the fields the skylarks were singing, with … Continue reading

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It’s April blossom now

It’s worrying that we now have May blossom in April. Continue reading

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Gull Friday

There was a Caspian gull by Spade Oak Lake, Little Marlow, on Friday. Continue reading

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There’s always something on Otmoor

A visit to Otmoor always produces something of interest. When I went on 6 January I saw pintail ducks and a water rail. Continue reading

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