It s over a month since I have posted here. I have spent quite a lot of time in the garden trying to get flower beds, and vegetable gardens ship-shape, and generally the birdlife has been few. Spring is obviously in the air and they have other things on their minds. With lockdown, we have hardly left the house (and garden) other than to do our fortnightly shop.
Sunday, 9 May 2021
Saturday, 3 April 2021
Apologies for the lack of posts. We have had a spell of good weather and the garden took over my life!
Monday, 15 March 2021
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Friday, 19 February 2021
I opened the shutters the other morning and there it was sitting in our cherry tree watching over the feeders and just waiting. It was not in the slightest bit disturbed by my presence!
There appears to be a background problem 1/2 way down which I cannot correct - Google having its own way.....
Eurasian sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)...
European greenfinch (Chloris chloris).
Watch out guys the sparrowhawk is looking for its breakfast.
European goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis) and a Eurasian blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus).
Greenfinches and Goldfinches.
With thanks to Richard for ID, these appear to be Emperor Geese (Anser canagicus) in someone's smallholding. They have a few exotic birds there so I see, but I need to try to get better photos with the bigger camera. All I was walking with here was the small Nikon Coolpix.
Joining up with