Tag Archives: Earlswood Lake

The Terninator

In case you didn’t all know, yesterday was International Dawn Chorus Day…  It’s an event designed to get people out of their beds at some ungodly hour of the morning and out into the natural world with the chief purpose … Continue reading

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Chiffy Chaffy Bang Bang

This week, once again, has been difficult – New birds no longer appear in front of me when I’m out walking.  I have seemingly seen all the easy, local ones and will probably not add too many more new species … Continue reading

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Gull-iver’s Travails

Well, I guess it had to happen at some point…  I failed to see any new bird species this week.  My 2014 list remained unmodified and stagnant on EIGHTY-THREE.  Disappointing! In a fit of semi-desperation I thought I’d wade through … Continue reading

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A Pochard Day’s Night

It seems that just one month in to my challenge to see as many birds in one year, I have already pretty much run out of species to accidentally encounter with a wander down the local pond, park or area … Continue reading

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Every Which Way But Goose

I’m usually fairly confident at identifying the bird species encountered at Earlswood Lake.   It seems to provide a home for a regular population of the usual Mute Swans, Moorhens, Coots, Cormorants and a couple of Great Crested Grebes (etc.), … Continue reading

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