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Bergy Is Back And The Bruins Win

Oh it was awesome to see Patrice back on the ice. It was a low scoring affair as the Bruins defeated the New Jersey Devils 2-1. 165 fler ord


A hard day on Scilly

Sometimes birdwatching can involve spending a lot of time standing around trying to see tiny birds flitting about in dense vegetation. Sometimes it can be very rewarding and other days despite the effort little of note is seen. 66 fler ord

Marievale and an Owl 

So after a few long weeks of trying to plan a weekend birding getaway for myself and my birder friend Jaclyn, we ended up just having one day out at Marievale Bird Sanctuary. 1 730 fler ord


Snipe & Jack Snipe in the UK and Ireland

This blog first appeared as an article in Shooting Times and Country magazine. It has been amended to provide more web links.

There’s a big difference between the number of Common Snipe and Jack Snipe we see in the United Kingdom each winter, with an estimated 1,100,000 of the former and 110,000 of the latter, according to the authors of… 1 088 fler ord


Skippers Series - Finding the best sailors 1950 style

Long before Charlottetown Race Week was inaugurated Charlottetown Harbour was the site of an annual regatta. In 1950 this took place at the end of August when, over a two-day period 16 races were run off – an impressive record compared with the dozen or so races over three days in the modern Race Week(end). 471 fler ord


Keeping up to date at Tophill Low NR

23/8/16 No news from Tophill Low NR on Monday and as I in needed of a more relaxed day the multiply hide on the reserve seemed a good idea on Tuesday morning. 543 fler ord

Tophill Low NR