Category Archives for Bird Watching

Why You Shouldn’t Feed The Birds At The Beach

It’s summer, the sun is shining and the birds are singing…well actually, they are doing more than just singing.   Chances are, that if you are eating at the beach, there is a cheeky gull edging into view, angling after your leftover sarnie. And so you flick it at the feathered beggar, probably laughing.  After all, why […]

Least And Cassin’s Auklets

Out of the six types of auklets known to inhabit the regions of North America, here are two of the most populous species to keep an eye open for, around the coastlines and shores of the Pacific and Arctic. Auklets are the smallest members of the family group of alcids, which also include puffins…(Read More)

Sea Birds

So whilst you’re ambling across the sands and mudflats this spring and summer, what should you possibly be keeping an eye open for? The great thing about birds and sea birds in particular is that you never know what is going to breeze in next…(Read More)