Monday, 18 April 2016
Thursday, 18 February 2016
I'm not going to say very much about this bird, other than to say it's a Siberian Chiffchaff, and that I got a great deal of satisfaction digiscoping this one!
Sunday, 3 January 2016
As I've had a few goes at trying to connect with the Poppy Hill Great Grey Shrike I thought I'd make a map for anyone else interested in going for it. It also seems to be staying in more or less the same set of bushes in recent days too, which makes things a little easier. The map below details where to view from - the metal gateway overlooking the railway; see here:
Just to the left of the Network Rail sign, at the back of the field, are the bushes the Shrike has been hiding in. For the last couple of days it has often been either at the very base of these bushes or buried within them - sometimes coming to sit on the outside. Like this:
Saturday, 26 December 2015
Posted by Steve Blain at 21:22