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From the garden

I was going to walk up the hill today but it is so murky here taking photos would be a waste of time. It has also drizzled intermittently. 302 more words



Kaziranga National Park, home to the one horned Rhino, the royal Bengal tiger and a veritable bird watcher’s paradise is a must do on every nature lover’s list. 1,437 more words

Bird Watching

Breathing Space - April 20/14

Peaceful sleeper…This is a rare privilege to see a harlequin duck so at ease in the daylight of early evening that he lay down off his feet and tucked his head under his wing. 26 more words


Conservationists and marksmen of Malta battle over annual bird hunt

As dawn breaks over the sea and ancient stone churches turn pink, the morning’s stillness is broken by volleys of gunfire. Tucked behind walls, sitting on armchairs in specially built turrets or else popping up from old stone sheds, Malta’s marksmen open fire as migrating birds flap desperately for cover.