Birding Afloat

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A personal view of nature from aboard my Narrowboat 'Quidditch'



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⛅️25C Monday 16th July 2018 ~ Brandon Marsh ~ This is my home reserve and headquarters of the Warwickshire Wildlife TrustThe primary reason for today's visit ~ General Nature WalkA morning visit to Brandon Marsh produced a site first for me in th...

📖 #43 ~ Ryton Wood

on Jul 3, 2018

☀️26C Tuesday 3rd July 2018 ~ Ryton Wood: Although part of Ryton Wood was lost to sand and gravel extraction in the 1960s, the wood has been returned to its present excellence through traditional management practices, and is one of the county's l...

☁️21C Saturday 23rd June 2018 ~ Harbury Spoilbank: Created from the construction of the Leamington to Oxford railway in the 1840s, the lias clay spoil banks now host a species-rich grassland dotted with cowslip, early forget-me-not and hairy viol...

☀️22C Friday 22nd June 2018 ~An overnight stay in Boston gave me the opportunity to start early and spend the day at RSPB Frampton Marsh before heading off home. This is one of my favourite reserves, which, unlike other reserves I could mention i...

⛅️ 💨 21C Thursday 21st June 2018 ~ After an overnight stay at Bempton on Wednesday night, I drove the 90-minutes or so down to Kilnsea Wetlands Nature Reserve and Spurn. This was my first visit to the area since the December 2013 Storm surge.

☀️☁️20C Wednesday 20th June 2018 ~ A late afternoon visit to RSPB Bempton Cliffs in the East Riding of Yorkshire. With the wife away in France I've taken the opportunity to have a few days birding a little further afield.The primary reason fo...

After Monday's excellent visits to Glapthorn and Barnack Hills nature reserves the remainder of the week has been spent locally, with several year-ticks to mention. Monday's glorious blue skies were actually the best weatherwise, with the rest of wee...