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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It's been a while since my last update and I've been a little lazy when it comes to keeping my reader up to speed on my field trips. My 2nd hobby is Flight Simulator and this has taken priority as I get to know the new features in the latest Microsof...

 πŸ΄σ §σ ’󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 Monday 15th January 2024  πŸ₯ΆπŸŒ¨οΈ -2C ~ Wind NNW @ 18MPH ~ Yesterday evening, the heavy snow showers began and have not stopped since. As of now, I estimate that approximately 8 inches have accumu...

January is typically my least favourite month, largely due to the short days and dark, dismal weather that is common here in northeast Scotland during January. However, there is always a silver lining as we begin a new year of birding. Even local spe...

 2023 REVIEW PART TWO.. I spent a few days in England in mid-March before my trip to Spain. During my time there, I visited my old patch at Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve in Warwickshire catching up with a few old birding buddies before headi...

Firstly, apologies to my reader for the complete lack of updates during December but family commitments and the Christmas period have given me little time for outings. However today, New Year's Day, Dazza and I got 2024 off to a good start by wa...

It's unusual for November, but the temperatures have plummeted here in Aberdeenshire. The lowest recorded on my personal weather station over the past week is a chilly -8Β°C. Currently, we're struggling to get above zero even during the daytime. Howe...

🏴󠁧󠁒󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 Thursday 23rd November 2023 πŸŒ¦οΈπŸŒ‚πŸ’¨ 13C ~ Wind NNW @ 30MPH ~ Today I was delighted to guide 25 members of the RSPB Aberdeen & District Local Group around my local patch at Fetternear Woodlands and Da...