Monthly Archives: May 2011

The ‘Nordic’ effect

Arriving at Summer Leys’ Screen Hide on Sunday, 8th May, morning, Bob Bullock and I were confronted by this Jackdaw, clearly one of a pair, both of which were gathering food. It clearly exhibits a silvery collar on the side … Continue reading

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It’s raining waders!

Let’s face it, 1st May 2011 provided a great start to the new birding month – if you were at Summer Leys, that is. At 6.35 AM a Spoonbill flew west but was seen only by local photographer, Ben Harrold, who … Continue reading

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