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Nothing much to report so far apart from a reduction in the quantity of birds compared to last year. Hopefully, this will change as we see the migrant influx… Marsh tit, feeding off thistle heads (taken by my wife, Stella). … Continue reading
Tree Pipit in my garden! A first for the garden and my first since seeing these on Mull four years ago!
Fledged this morning, one Spotted Flycatcher. Fortunate to get this shot because parents became agitated and moved their new family further up into the canopy as we moved into the garden. Also, pleased to see this juvenile Chiffchaff passing through … Continue reading
While the Spotted Flycatchers are busy feeding babies (heads just visible looking over the nest) and chasing off Jays… the garden has exploded with babies! The Redstart (possibly female) and GS Woodpecker arrived in the garden this morning!
Both adults feeding feverishly in the garden – must have a good brood! Photo from my wife, Stella, with one of the parents returning to a favourite spot (now with wildlife cam nearby).
Delighted to return from a photo trip to Scotland to discover a pair of Spotted Flycatchers have used one of the nest boxes we installed in the garden earlier in the year, actively hunting flies and returning to their nest!
Four Swifts seen whipping around Castle Hill above Bailey Einon and the church of St Michael at Cefnllys, this morning.