Birding Afloat

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



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β˜οΈπŸ’¨13C Tuesday 17th April 2018 ~Arriving at Brandon Marsh this morning I decided to begin with an anti-clockwise walk around the top reedbed, farm field and the 'Tip' area. A Sedge Warbler was singing happily on the farm reedbed as I...

After two days onboard I was out and about on Friday morning, spending a few hours at Brandon Marsh. Nothing much had changed from my visit earlier in the week with no new summer arrivals, with the exception of two Yellow Wagtails, which flew straigh...

πŸ“– #25 ~ Onboard

on Apr 12, 2018

β˜”οΈ10C Thursday 12th April 2018 ~ Still feeling the effects of my recent Flu and some long birding days recently I've decided to stay onboard for a few days, skipping Brandon Marsh today, in an attempt to finally shake the bug. However, I did...

β˜”οΈ10C Tuesday 10th April 2018 ~ A thoroughly depressing day weather wise with drizzle and a nagging easterly wind to contend with once again. Spring seems to take one step forward and three steps back at the moment!Water Pipit ~ Thanks to Th...

β˜”οΈ10C Monday 9th April 2018 ~ One of the many pleasures of living aboard a narrowboat, particularly at this time of year, is listening to the start of the dawn chorus from the comfort of your bed! However, this morning it was interrupte...

Since returning from Denmark and Sweden on Monday evening I've spent a very frustrating 3 days bedridden with probably the worst bought of flu I've ever had!Blackcaps ~ Usual high numbers beginning to arrive at Brandon MarshStill not 100% I finally m...

Dee and I spent the Easter holiday visiting Denmark and Sweden, flying into Copenhagen on Wednesday afternoon for our 5-day break. For the duration, we decided to stay in MalmΓΆ, Sweden, our reasoning: Hotels in MalmΓΆ are half the price of Copenhage...