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About kevjoynes

Retired teacher from L'dod High-when it was a top school! Originally West Mids, but been in Wales since 1973.Started birding at age 7-hiatus 'til 2000 when retirement gave time for photography.

Synchronicity @ lake.

The grebes are in love-sadly they didn’t grab any weed for me! Advertisements

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Raptorfest! Click on pic.

Whatever is afoot??? The sun has come out again! Plus the temps are up-whoever said global warming is not an issue? So the Grebes are here and loving up and the raptors are over our garden demanding scraps!

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L’dod lake.

The GCGrebe has a mate and both were very busy performing everything except a skydance today! Hope the weather doesn’t slip backwards!

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Lapwing-Pentrosfa

One reported by Margot Seymour on the mire yesterday.

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Greedy Goosies!

Fun at L’dod Lake as folk hurl loads of bread in and Mrs Goosander grabs half a cob-as per the hapless bystanders hoping to rob her give chase! They went right round the island and back , but she hung … Continue reading

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L’dod Lake etc.

Our GCGrebe (or A GCG!) has returned rather early to the lake! Busy growling in the middle advertising his presence Hope we don’t have a freeze now! Spotted by Leafie yesterday. Also , we have a pair of Tufties back-stuff … Continue reading

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Elan/Claerwen.

A beautiful picturesque day up there , but almost devoid of birds save at Hirnant where re 20 Fieldfares were lost amongst hundreds of Starlings and Doly mynach which hosted 5 Goldeneye and a pair of Goosanders. A solitary Raven … Continue reading

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