Tag Archives: tufted duck

Beverly Hills Scaup

Note: This entry was written last year, but for some reason I misplaced it / my dog ate it / I left it in my other trousers / I lent it to a friend and they’ve only just returned it. … Continue reading

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Phalarope Floats

It has been almost one month since I last saw a new bird to add to my list and this whole bird-chase challenge has become a bit frustrating. As I write this, I have got to 181 and fear that … Continue reading

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Scaup’s Bride

Subtitled: Oystercatcher in the Rye Sub-subtitled: A Room With a Smew Could this be the week that I finally got to one-hundred birds for the year? A trip to Dungeness was this weekend’s bird-centric activity.  I know two things about … 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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