The Unplanned Hudsonian Godwit

First showing at Meare Heath, part of Shapwick Heath NNR, two weekends ago, the bird had disappeared overnight

December 14, 1972

Civilisation has been on the way downhill ever since.

The Year List Fizzles Out

The last thing I wanted on January 1st was to find a species that had eluded me the previous twelve months, so I stayed safely in Bristol.

Watery Birding

England has a second, mini-Lake District, or more accurately a Mere District

Migrants for the Year List

Five grey wagtails round the New Cut and Floating Harbour, and three swifts were another first for the year list.