Thursday, 26 January 2017

Nesting Blackbird Update Jan 24th 2017


Next trip

Tuesday, 14th February: BIDDESTONE, nr Chippenham

Leaders: CHRIS PHILLIPS AND ELISABETH ALLEN
Meet: 10.00 at the village pond: GR ST 863735 Landranger 173/Explorer 156
Finish: Approx. 12.15
Focus: Finch Flocks, Skylarks, Hares
Description: Revisiting this area at a different time of year from previous outings. A 4-mile walk along the high lanes, open spaces and winter woods. One descent to the By Brook, and a fairly steep ascent back to the village. Likely to be muddy, so sturdy footwear and sticks advised.

Monday, 16 January 2017

Nesting Blackbird Jan 12

Interesting sighting today, from the Courtyard off of Avon Street. This female Blackbird may be in for a shock. Spring it certainly isn't!

Thanks to Glen Maddison

Jan 15 Trip to Ham Wall RSPB


As the last of the sun shone down on Ham Wall, the Starlings poured across the sky, and into the reeds.....

Thanks to Glen Maddison ‏.