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A fine evening it was indeed.

Thursday, 18 August 2016

A fine time was had by all on Wednesday Evening - see 'trip reports'. One of the highlights was this stunning Avocet - a bird rarely seen on the Breech Pool - reflecting well in the evening light. More...

Migration equates to a shorter life

Thursday, 11 August 2016

The stress of birds' continent-spanning annual migrations appears to lead to faster ageing and a potentially earlier death, according to a new study published in The Auk: Ornithological Advances.The study reveals that telomeres, structures on the ends of chromosomes that shorten with age, are shorter in migratory birds than in their non-migratory counterparts. More...

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Walk around CHURCH NORTON Wednesday 24th August 2016

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

As the saying goes "only mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the noon day sun." You can now add bird watchers to that phrase. More...

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