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Hayle Estuary, The Towans and Phillack

Dear readers

Something strange is happening in my world.

Last night as I sat studying an OS map and contemplating tea and cake in M&S while waiting for the car to be serviced today, some words suddenly popped out of my mouth: 566 more words

Naturelog: Thursday 5th Febraury

The morning started well with a pair of Song Thrushes in the garden. Thrush species other than Blackbird are winter visitors to the garden but with the mild weather we have had this winter they have been absent until now. 196 more words

Natural History

Crazy ducks in downtown Lakeland

Lake Mirror has some crazy ducks living there. They get so excited when someone walks towards them with a bag of bread. Look out or you’ll get run over. 47 more words

Bird Photography

Shelduck - 27/365

Lets be honest, it’s a poor quality picture.

Taken on my phone, in poor light and through binoculars! Never tried any form of digi-scoping before and probably won’t rush to again either.

But Project 365 keeps rolling!


Radipole RSPB

I decided to take a look around Radipole RSPB today to see if the Bearded Tits were showing again, no luck on that, but the sun came out for a while and the light was wonderful so I decided to photograph the gulls and ducks. 137 more words


Paintings for today

Yo Peeps   Haven’t been birding/smudging for the last couple of days (slightly ‘under the weather’)  Should be out & about tomorrow, so here’s a few of my paintings to recompense!   20 more words

A cold walk at Upton Country Park

Tuesday 20th January 2015

It was cold this morning, and there was no sun to take the edge off. So while Jez stayed snoozing Max and I went for what turned out to be a longish walk around Upton Country Park. 230 more words