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11th January 2016

A camouflaged Snipe and a rarity at Druridge Bay Pool-The Snipe was resting down in the reed stalks and, so cryptic is its plumage… 105 fler ord

Coast

Light fantastic

Just HAD to get away from a computer. So I spent a sunny morning at one of BBOWT‘s wetland reserves.

Sure, there was plenty of wildlife to see but sometimes it’s just not about that. 187 fler ord

Birds

Fred Small's Yacht Club photos

Fred and Jean Small were two of the earliest members of the Charlottetown Yacht Club and they continued to be active in the club well into their senior years. 409 fler ord

History

Common snipe (Gallinago gallinago)

Common snipe (Gallinago gallinago)
Kozhikode
10th January, 2016

Birds

Republican debaters snipe at one another, Obama’s Iran policy

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Republican candidates continued to slam President Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton on Iran policy.

The debate Thursday night in Charleston, S.C., broadcast by the Fox Business Channel, was, as anticipated, a lively bout between 10 candidates eager to survive the primaries and caucuses, which start Feb. 503 fler ord

Daily News

Wildlife advent calendar: Day 22: Jack snipe

Unlike the common snipe, the Jack snipe is a winter visitor to the UK. They spend most of the year at their breeding grounds in northern Europe and Russia before migrating to the UK as the temperature drops in October and then returning in February. 94 fler ord

Nature

Gophers, Twine, Alfalfa, and Snipes

I don’t know if my mother knew much about hunting the mythical snipe, but she did know a thing or two about young boys on a farm, twine and gopher holes. 566 fler ord

Foolish Thoughts