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Swans, Ducks and Eagles

Its hard to beat autumn in Almaty Kazakhstan.  From mid-September until mid-November, sometimes later, apart from the odd wet snowy squall, the weather is fine, mild and usually sunny.  471 more words

Central Asia

The Pintail

Anas acuta or Pintail is my favourite duck species and I’m sure that I am not alone in this; I am often asked what my favourite bird species is and I am unable to reply because the question is unanswerable and wrong. 372 more words


31st October - evening at Loch Leven

What a difference a couple of weeks make.

We went back to Loch Leven on Wednesday, in the late afternoon this time, with an artist friend who is staying with us for a few days.     172 more words

Wildlife & Nature