Category: Birds2blog

A Wild Goose Chase….

….turns into a dead duck!I’m often heard to say things like ‘every birding day is good birding day’ and rarely have cause to put my birding down, but Thursday was an exception to the rule.Five White-fronted Geese were reported on Aldcliffe Marsh on 1…

Windy Wanderings.

Conder Pool holds more water now than it ever has in it’s history, the marker showed above 9.0 with the tip of the post almost dipping below the surface. A Kingfisher added a little colour as it zipped across the pool, also noted, 38 Wigeon, 37 Teal, a…

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Excellent Day At The Office!

I was quite surprised to find in my records, it is over 7 months since I last visited Harrisend on 27 June last year when I found 5 Stonechat, and that it was over 3 months since I checked out Hawthornthwaite, and found 3 possibly 4 Stonechat there on …

The Heysham Brents.

Keen as mustard, I was off to Heysham on Thursday to keep myself up to date on the phenomenon that is ‘The Heysham Brents’.I was at Heysham a good three hours before high tide, to find 60 Pale-bellied Brent Geese and a single Dark-bellied Brent Goose f…

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