Tuesday 15 August 2017
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When I got back from picking up my shopping this evening, I found a sparrowhawk sitting at the end of my drive. I stopped by the side of the road but I think I was too close and it took … Continue reading
Wednesday 22 August 2012
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It was over a year ago that I last saw a sparrowhawk but it came back last night, sitting atop a nearby hawthorn and casting its eyes around the surrounding gardens: After observing it through binoculars I crept upstairs and … Continue reading
Thursday 28 July 2011
I was clearing the draining rack this morning when I noticed a disturbance out by one of our bird feeders in the garden. From the kitchen the view is obscured by tree spinach (Chenopodium giganteum – now over five feet … Continue reading