Tawny Owl #birds



Birds, Tawny Owl, January 2018


Strix aluco, provisional identification. (more…)

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Buzzard #birds

Birds, Buzzard, December 2017


Disturbed a Buzzard, sitting on a low branch, as I came into the copse. (more…)

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What a hoot! #birds



Birds, Tawny Owl, provisional identification, November 2017


At last a reasonable photo, possibly a Tawny Owl, Strix aluco. (more…)

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Owl’s return #birds



Birds, Owl, unidentified, October 2017


Perhaps the back of the same unidentified owl near the pond. (more…)

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Birds of a feather #birds



Birds, Great Tit, September 2017


A flock of Great Tits made its way through the clearing. (more…)

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Owl #birds



Birds, Owl, August 2017


We’ve regularly heard Owls in the wood. This one was near the pond, species unknown. (more…)

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Fading fast #wildflowers



Flowers, Primrose, April 2017


The Primroses may be coming to an end but a lovely feature of the latest visit was members of the Small Woods Association identifying at least two Nightingales singing. (more…)

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The obdurate pheasant #birds



Birds, Pheasant, February 2017


Phasianus colchicus bars the way in to the copse. (more…)

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Pheasant #wildlife



Bird, Pheasant, February 2017


Male Phasianus colchicus. (more…)

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Heron #wildlife



Birds, Heron, January 2017


Ardea cinerea. (more…)

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Something I said? #birds



Birds, Wood Pigeons, January 2017


Pair of Wood Pigeon, Columba palumbus. (more…)

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Robin #birds



Birds, Robin, January 2017


Erithacus rubecula investigates by the pond after saplings were thinned. (more…)

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