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What are you lookin' at?

A seagull struts near the San Francisco Bay, eyeing me suspiciously


A Little Break from the Holiday Hustle

December has been (and always is!) a busy month. Faced with several work-related deadlines, Christmas preparations, and an even more hectic family schedule than usual (how can two little girls be involved in SO many things?!?!), there isn’t much time left over for birding. 772 more words


Going to the Gulls

This gallery contains 4 photos. The first time I’ve seen a Mew Gull (upper bird)–cleaning the salt from its feathers in the freshwater that’s flowing in to the mudflats. 108 more words



Funfact: Seagulls in Albanian are called White Chickens.


15th December 2014

It’s a mild dry autumn/winter day, at 8am this morning is was 3C, no frost last night.

Between noon and 1pm today we made the following observations, the main occupants of the bird table were 2 Dunnock, a Blue Tit, and a bossy Robin who kept chasing the Dunnock and Blue Tit away. 157 more words

Blue Tit

Dunking for crab apples?

The last time I was out at the bird sanctuary I watched this lone gull repeatedly plunging head first into the water for several minutes before several geese disturbed him/her. 63 more words