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The Wildlife Garden in March

The beginning of March saw me still snowed in to the small valley in South Devon where I had been having a brief holiday, which turned into an extended stay! 536 more words


Our siskins like togetherness…sometimes several dozen are on our feeders and the nearby ground at one time.Oue one remaining junco.  He may be a local breeder.  28 more words


A window of opportunity

Today’s guest picture is another from Dropscone’s recent seaside holiday.  He didn’t go swimming in the sea for some reason so he had time to notice things on the sea shore. 907 more words


Old winter's song

Today’s guest picture comes from our friend Bruce who managed to be on the platform at Lockerbie Station when an excursion train drawn by no less then three locomotives (two steam and a diesel)  went through.  603 more words


Turning back the clock

Today’s guest picture is another form Irving’s Highland fishing trip.  As well as an old bridge, he caught a new one too.

After some days which have had hints of spring about them, we had a return to cold weather today.  429 more words


Spring Cleaning

There’s been a lot in the press and on social media lately about the importance of cleaning your bird feeders. This is something we all probably know we should do, but don’t get around to as often as we should – I know we are definitely guilty of this. 478 more words


17-21.iii.2018 : Spring postponed

So nature decided to make a fool of me for the optimism of last week’s blog. Spring has most definitely not sprung, and this weekend has seen some of the most atrocious March weather for years. 494 more words