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20th May – First fledglings of 2012

Since getting back to the UK and Brandon Hill, it’s been a pretty miserable time weatherwise, but inexorably the season and wildlife pushes forward and after a few interesting Spring migrants passing through the park (including siskins, willow and garden … Continue reading

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20th December – Winter

Autumn at Brandon Hill has really flown by. The short days and a busy work schedule have meant that over the last month, I have spent less time there than any period since I first moved to Bristol, nearly a … Continue reading

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October 20th – rats and reed buntings

The autumn migration definitely seems to have slowed down this week. Fieldfares and redwings are still passing over in small groups, but they now seem to be roaming, rather than moving with conviction in any set direction. There have been … Continue reading

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23rd July – nocturnal activities

Firstly, it’s great to be back on the main blog. I have been away for the last week in North Devon taking a well deserved break after an intense period of work, which has meant that I have only been … Continue reading

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30th June – marbled whites and large skippers

Finally, the sun has come out and Brandon Hill has started to look lush and healthy again over the last couple of weeks. The late April showers have given the place a new breath of life and the lawns are … Continue reading

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April 28th – raptors return

The sunny spell has continued into this week, but it’s not quite as still which has cleared the haze of pollen and smog a little and seems to have brought the raptors out. Yesterday I noticed some curious fluffy material … Continue reading

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April 11th – a welcome return

Have been away working in London for the last 2 and a bit weeks. Just before I left, leaves were unfurling, early butterflies were on the wing and the first few spring migrants were arriving. Chiffchaffs were claiming territories, the … Continue reading

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