Birding Afloat

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



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RSPB FOWLSHEUGHA blustery northerly and heavy rain overnight gave way to snow showers this morning. Thankfully by the time I reached RSPB Fowlsheugh just south of Stonehaven around mid-morning, the sun had broken through to produce a gorgeous crisp b...

BLACKDOG BLACKDOG ~ REF NJ956142With the unseasonal temperatures continuing for at least a few more days I took a long stroll along the sand dunes and beach at Blackdog, just north of Aberdeen. The main interest here is usually on the sea b...

PITFOUR LAKE ~ MINTLAWPitfour Lake, Mintlaw Aberdeenshire ~ NJ 9751 2885This was my first visit to Pitfour Lake, primarily for a Greater Scaup which has been on-site for several days now. 1st-Winter Greater ScaupAlthough this is not a designated bird...

πŸ“– Girdle Ness

on Nov 13, 2020

☁️ 8C ~ Wind β†—SW@13mph Friday 13th November 2020 ~ Girdle Ness ~ AberdeenGirdle Ness Just a 30-minute drive from home the harbour and headland of Aberdeen at Girdle Ness is fast becoming one of my favourite sites to visit.Bl...

GIRDLE NESS ~ ABERDEEN HARBOURGirdle Ness Just a 30-minute drive from home the harbour and headland of Aberdeen at Girdle Ness is fast becoming one of my favourite sites to visit.Black Redstart ~ A walk to the old Marex buildings just west of th...

 β˜€οΈβ˜οΈ 11C ~ Wind β†—SW@13mph Thursday 12th November 2020 ~ Forest of BirseForest of Birse AberdeenshireA short drive out today for my first visit to the Forest of Birse, parking at the Forest of Birse Church, a remote...

FOREST OF BIRSE ~ ABERDEENSHIREForest of Birse AberdeenshireA short drive out today for my first visit to the Forest of Birse, parking at the Forest of Birse Church, a remote building accessed only by a five-mile-long single track road, which is spec...