Birdwatching on the Wirral

Last weekend we headed up to Manchester, and decided to stop off with some friends at RSPB Burton Mere, which is located on the Wirral Peninsula that juts out in between England and Wales. The reserve is relatively small and quiet, but that’s not to say it isn’t good for wildlife – this is probably Read More…

Bird Ringing 3

Again I was fortunate to have the opportunity to go bird ringing a few weeks ago thanks to a helpful friend offering to give me a lift. We caught a small variety of birds, all common, but nonetheless it was nice to see them in the hand. Ringing list (as far as I can remember Read More…