Birding Afloat

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



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Diary Update #3 ~ 2017

on Jan 20, 2017

With a blocking high pressure system over the vast majority of the UK this past week the weather for the most part has remained pretty dank, with low cloud and drizzle the order of the day!☂ Monday 16th... I was initially on my way to Brandon Marsh...

Diary Update #2 ~ 2017

on Jan 15, 2017

Leading on from my last post I had a very lazy Wednesday and spent Thursday 12th with the volunteers at Brandon Marsh. We decided to go with the full team and complete the required works at West Marsh (Steetley Hide), hopefully before the rain set in...

Diary Update #1 ~ 2017

on Jan 10, 2017

Little Owl ~ Nice bird to have on the patch!Sunday 8th... Dee and I decided to take a walk around the local patch in the afternoon in need of some fresh air after a very lazy Saturday! Our first port of call was to take a look at a local Little Owl.

Leading on from my first visit of the year to Brandon Marsh on Tuesday a reasonably quiet week followed, with the exception of a great find at Brandon on Wednesday!Another Caspian Gull at Brandon Marsh ~ Photo by Alan BoddingtonWednesday 4th... I jus...

Leading on from my first visit of the year to Brandon Marsh on Tuesday a reasonably quiet week followed, with the exception of a great find at Brandon on Wednesday!Another Caspian Gull at Brandon Marsh ~ Photo by Alan BoddingtonWednesday 4th... I jus...

Diary Update #1~2017

on Jan 3, 2017

My first visit of the year to Brandon Marsh today with 51 species noted! These included Grey Wagtail and Green Sandpiper, which both flew over Ted Jury hide and from the comfort of East Marsh hide: Shelduck, (3) Pochard and Little Egret. After comple...

Brandon Marsh ~ 2017

on Jan 3, 2017

My first visit of the year to Brandon Marsh today with 51 species noted! These included Grey Wagtail and Green Sandpiper, which both flew over Ted Jury hide and from the comfort of East Marsh hide: Shelduck, (3) Pochard and Little Egret. After comple...