Monthly Archives: September 2011

September 28th – Birds over Bristol

Over the last couple of weeks I have been busy setting up the Cabot Tower Bird Study Group – an urban visible migration study and raptor watch. I have been increasingly convinced of Brandon Hill’s potential for spotting birds migrating through … Continue reading

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September 21st – Autumn at Brandon Hill

Autumn has definitely hit Bristol in the last couple of weeks, with plenty of passage migrants passing over on their journey south, fungi popping up all over the place and squirrels furiously collecting and burying, acorns, nuts and conkers. These … Continue reading

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September 5th – Clifton peregrines and Cabot Tower wildlife

This little video is of Clifton’s urban peregrine falcons (city centre peregrines can be seen in the video below or here). The first 2 clips are views from Cabot Tower, looking out to the Wills Memorial Tower at the top … Continue reading

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