One wader that seems to set more problems for my customers than any others is the winter plumage Spotted Redshank.
In summer plumage when the bird is as black as coal from bill tip to toe nail … no problem. 94 more words
A wet morning and so we set off for Flitcham Abbey farm. This working farm has a wildlife haven with a hide overlooking a meadow which includes an oak tree which is home to a pair of Little Owl, but despite scanning the tree we are unable to see one roosting on the tree. 463 more words