Monthly Archives: December 2010

Maton Mere

What a fantastic place this is! In sight of the Blackpool tower, beautiful nature reserve promising probably sightings of Long-eared Owls in the winter, and a common starling roost site, Otter and Bittern sightings recently too! I have been wanting … Continue reading

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Local Birds of Prey

I went out for a cycle ride yesterday morning, and we seemed to birds of prey at every turn.  We saw 4 kestrels and few common buzzards. It gradually became sunny as the rain drifted away, but the winter light … Continue reading

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30th Nov – 10th December – Belper

This is what I have seen from my window over the last two weeks when everything has been covered in snow.  All of these species, apart from those in italics, visited my garden. (in this order) Coal Tit, Great Tit, … Continue reading

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The Start of the blog, but not the start of my wildlife experiences

I have been interested in, and experiencing wildlife, all of my life.  When I was a young child my mum would sit me and my sister down after our bath and we would choose a page from a big book … Continue reading

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