Monthly Archives: April 2015

30th April Carsington

A short stroll round Carsington’s Stones Island produced some very nice birds, 3 Dunlin, a single Ringed Plover plus 2 Turnstones were the wader highlights along with 2+ Common Sandpipers. The Great Northern Diver was distant but could be seen … Continue reading

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Field Sketches of the Godwit…..

Low res copies of some of the field sketches….

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Attenborough NR 27th April 2015

A quick visit in the afternoon produced views of the snoozing adult Night Heron. It did wake up twice very briefly but mostly just roosted in a willow with its head tucked away…. Still the reserve was full of singing … Continue reading

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25th April.

Well we were planning on going for the Great Blue Heron on the Isles of Scilly today (or the Harlequin in Aberdeen)… however the fact we were doing a newt survey till the early hours yesterday and again in the … Continue reading

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Been a while….

Been a while since I last posted, not been up to much, but now the weather is warming and the migrants are coming perhaps I’ll find the impetus to get going again? On the 9th April we had a short … Continue reading

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