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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โ›…๏ธ20C Wednesday 15th May 2019 ~ Thankfully the Bura wind had finally dissipated to produce a reasonably calm and mostly sunny day. A shorter morning walk than normal and a few additions to the local sightings with Common Whitethroat, Sardinian W...

๐Ÿ’จ๐ŸŒงโ›…๏ธ2C Tuesday 14th May 2019 ~ It was difficult to sleep last night as the Bura winds hit at around 8pm and the house got battered. In fact, it was still raging when I eventually got up around 5:30am and I spent the first half hour gatherin...

It seems that our second week here in Croatia is likely to be a very disrupted one as a major weather event beckons! Not so much the torrential rain already causing flooding in the NW of the country, we've already experienced this but specifically, t...

โ˜€๏ธโ˜๏ธ22C Saturday 11th May 2019 ~ Today was a rare event thus far, two consecutive days of blue skies, although it did cloud over late afternoon and the rain came overnight.My new birding friend ~ Not the Hedgehog!I was up and out just after s...

๐ŸŒง๐Ÿ’จ 10C Thursday 9th May 2019 ~ Today we awoke to torrential rain and another hoolie blowing so there was no point even attempting my morning walk.Blue Rock Thrush ~ Odd to see one perched alongside a reedbed.However, not to be defeated we...

Day 3 โ›…๏ธ19C Wednesday 8th May 2019 ~ I was up around 6am today but with the house-owner dropping wood chip off for the heating around 7am I decided to forego my morning walk and catch up on some blogging. It was a beautiful if not chilly mor...

Day 2 โ›…๏ธ18C Tuesday 7th May 2019 ~ With the weather much improved and the wind dropping significantly it was my first opportunity to get out for a dawn walk and explore the local area.The track down to the house is mostly offroad and there a...