Category: Birds2blog

Another Excellent Plan….Again!

The plan yesterday was to check out Harrisend, but not until I had taken a look at Grisedale Brook for Golden Ringed Dragonfly. Maybe too late now, as the flight season runs out by late August, but being a good sunny warm day I thought maybe just a cha…

Gulls, Dragons, And Flutterby’s.

I had other plans on Thursday, but they fell apart and I ended up at Heysham to check the gulls on Red Nab as the tide came in.When I arrived at Heysham the tide was around 2 hours short of high and there was c.500 gulls on the seaward edge of Red Nab,…

The Common Terns Champion.

It’s a year ago today 5 August, since I last saw Ian Pinkerton as he drove away from Conder Pool to go home to Wigan for the weekend with Yvonne. Ian asked if I would keep an eye on the Avocet family which he was hoping to see fledge soon, he…

The Little Brown Job!

I had two excellent e-mails over the weekend, excellent because one included an attachment with the bird in my header image, which is still present on Conder Pool today. I find it amazing how time flies, when I discovered it was 6 years ago I foun…