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April 4th 2014

Amble Marshes; 1 Sparrowhawk, 48 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, 3 Shoveler, 13 Gadwall, 40 Teal, Mallard 2 broods, 12 Curlew, Moorhen, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, 2 Swallow, 40+ Sand Martin. 36 more words

Bird Sightings

April 1st 2014

Amble Marshes; 65 Canada Goose, 5 Mallard, 4 Shoveler, 2 Pintail, 4 Mute Swan, 5 Gadwall, 16 Teal, 3 Cormorant, 4 Coot, 1 Lapwing, 1 Tufted Duck, 4 Wigeon, 1 Moorhen, 6 Herring Gull, 4 Little Egret, 7 Buzzard, 1 Heron, 3 Skylark, 6 Goldfinch, 2 Linnet, 34 Jackdaw, 2 Blue Tit, 3 Pheasant, 5 Carrion Crow, 2 Chaffinch, 1 Robin, 4 Woodpigeon, 1 Pied Wagtail, 1 Mistle Thrush, 1 Sand Martin, 1 Raven, 2 Magpie. 148 more words

Bird Sightings

California Time

The 77 degree weather was a welcome relief.  Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge in Alviso was outstanding in the early morning light.  The smells reminded me of my childhood there.

Miscellaneous Wildlife

Spring Firsts - a 'betwixt and between' day

In the previous two years, when it had been my task to lead our early spring walk on the reserve, the weather had been, to say the least, indifferent. 432 more words