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Looking seaward...

We are leaving our beach-side campsite today amidst controversy!  Nothing to do with us, I hasten to add.  Our pleasant neighbours have decided to up sticks and leave ahead of time because of the nastiness of certain fellow campers.  635 more words

Travel

a hangout of shags, and why diets don't work

I was thinking about diets today – and, well, one thing led onto another and I got onto collective nouns.

Collective nouns for birds.

Did you know you have a paddling of cormorants, an improbability of shearwaters and a hangout of shags? 1,424 more words

Fitness

Wildlife sightings 23 May 2014

Notes from the Discovery Centre team – Claudia

We’re still waiting for the first gannet chick. On Sunday we were really excited as we spotted a broken eggshell but unfortunately, it turned out that the nest was empty so we assume that the gannet lost the egg to a gull. 182 more words