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Birding essentials: the Muckboot

I’ve never written anything about wellies before. Ever. A welly is a welly is a welly, right? That’s what I thought for most of my birding life. For two or three years in the late 80s and early 90s, I … Continue reading

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Mission Impossible

Returned from a short family holiday to Eilat. As you might remember from Martin’s previous posts, Eilat is one of the WP’s birding hotspots. During the four days I was there I managed to squeeze in about 6 hours of … Continue reading

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BBRC gets a ribbing

This made me laugh! the post and comments… especially on the two-headed troll http://ofpiesandbirds.blogspot.com/2011/03/22nd-march-fellowship-of-string.html

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Birding People

It’s part of the story Bit corny, but true- my experiences of birding are not just about the birds, they are also about the people on the journey. Recently I have enjoyed the company on Gull Masterclass Days, at my regular haunt at Spurn, with fellow Sheffield birders, with British Birds Rarity Committee members and especially meeting … Continue reading

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