Birding Afloat

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Blog Tags:Birding, Nature, Outdoors

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



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'With my blog currently celebrating its tenth year, I thought it would be a great idea to look back at our time in Canada over the period, including my extended stay in the winter and spring of 2011. Within the album, I've also incorporated our trips...

☁️10C ~ Wind ⇐ E@7mph  Monday 4th November 2019 ~ Arrived at Brandon Marsh just after 10am and took a clockwise route passed the windpump, through New Hare Covert and on to Wright Hide.It was a bright but cloudy start with a ligh...

Autumn is an unpredictable time when it comes to the weather and the start of this years has been no exception. Flooding at Brandon Marsh has caused disruption on a few occasions with water levels the highest I've encountered for a number of years.Th...

β˜€οΈβ›…οΈ13C Tuesday 22nd October 2019 ~ A hastily organised day trip to the Norfolk coast with Alan Boddington, Geoff Hood and Pete Worthy. The easterly winds over the last few days, always welcomed by any birder in the autumn months had unfortun...

As I mentioned briefly in part 2, I really enjoy visiting Dazza's parents. Putting aside the excellent food and wine we enjoy while here their gardens and surrounding area is a birders delight. The many fruit trees shrubs and bushes, plus a significa...

☁️18C Friday 11th October 2019 ~After a five-hour drive south on Friday from Le Croytoy, we arrived at Dazzas parents house near Chavigny at around 5.30pm in glorious sunshine. We'll spend the remainder of our time here before heading back t...

β›…οΈπŸ’¨18C Thursday 10th October 2019 ~ Just a short 35-minute train journey through the Channel Tunnel and an hours drive along the French coast we arrived at Le Crotoy yesterday evening at around 7pm. We're currently on route to Dazza's par...