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Sydney to Sidney

The Washington State Ferry to San Juan Island and Sidney on Vancouver Island was great.ย  There are some unexpected nice touches.ย  The food options weren’t impressive but the rest impressed me. 167 more words


Spring is Coming

After a long run up, much delay and a couple of false starts it looks like we have achieved a lasting Spring.

There are many more things to see than the pitiful few I have managed here, but for now this will have to do. 123 more words

Plight of the Puffins

Puffins are one of the most iconic birds around the world! You find Puffin statues in airports to morning cereals called Puffins (yes, itโ€™s an actual thing and no Puffins are harmed in the making of the cereal ๐Ÿ˜‰) Few realise that this iconic bird is declining very fast and if nothing is done we might lose another creature for good. 381 more words

Scottish Seabird Centre

Wildlife sightings 12 March 2018

Notes from the Discovery Centre team โ€“ Erin

Monday brought both sunshine and more puffins! Spotted across the three islands – Fidra, Craigleith and the Isle of May. 144 more words

Bass Rock

Wildlife sightings 5 March 2018

Notes from the Discovery Centre team โ€“ Alex

It has been pretty quiet on the cameras lately due to the harsh weather and strong winds. Fulmars, shags and cormorants however continue to settle on the islands and tolerate the awful conditions. 82 more words

Bass Rock

The Beach - Part IX - MY Scottish Journey

We hopped yet another train from Waverley Station, Edinburgh, Scotland. This one was a day trip, just a short distance north-east to the lovely beach town of… 303 more words