Birds, Encounters, River, Video

Common Kingfisher on an Urban River

On Tuesday I got up somewhat early, to arrive in Leicestershire for sunrise, where I met up with my friend James Burman. We planned to have a full day to locate, observe and film (or photograph in James's case) his local Kingfishers, which frequent a river in the middle of a fairly busy town. This… Continue reading Common Kingfisher on an Urban River

Birds, Conservation, Countryside, Farm, Nature Reserve, Video, Vlog

Upton Warren: Eurasian Curlew

The now classified as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List, UK Amber and Red List species under the Birds of Conservation Concern review and as a Priority Species in the UK Biodiversity Action Plan, Eurasian Curlew are still holding on at Upton Warren in the landlocked county of Worcestershire in the West Midlands region, and they… Continue reading Upton Warren: Eurasian Curlew

Birds, Coast, Conservation, Country Park, Countryside, Encounters, Farm, Film, Garden, Local, Nature Reserve, River, Video, Vlog, Walk, West Country

Wildlife in December

Out of the videos I have made, these three videos are definitely some of my 'favourites', as I love Water Rails, Whooper Swans and enjoy feeding the birds, and playingaround in the kitchen.  😀 We were pretty much Frozen Britain recently, certainly in the West Midlands... Packed full of fun facts (2011): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdxI-9iWVws https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HEn4Z08BOK8 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WF1BsPYv7g8 Thanks… Continue reading Wildlife in December

BBC, Conservation, Countryside, Encounters, Environmental, Holiday, Nature Reserve, TV

The Annual Rutland Romp! 2

From Friday 18th to Sunday 20th I attended the 29th annual Birdfair – if you don’t know what that is and haven’t read my post from two years ago: click here! Due to prior commitments I didn’t attended last year and this year I almost never went.  If you remember my post about Birdfair two years ago, you… Continue reading The Annual Rutland Romp! 2

Birds, Country Park, Countryside, Encounters, Farm, Garden, Greenbelt, Insects, Video, Vlog

Wildlife in August

A lot of birds are quieting down now, but Yellowhammers 🐤 are continuing to sing away!  Plus this is another great month for seeing some beautiful Butterflies! 🦋  (The videos below were made a few years ago) https://youtu.be/bjo0V4ArOSc  https://youtu.be/JFYCvZzwJpw  https://youtu.be/QA4ZW4o4mDw  Thanks for visiting! 😊

Birds, Coast, Conservation, Encounters, Environmental, Film, Mammals, Nature Reserve, Nest, Video, Vlog

Wildlife in June

As I mentioned in my last blog post - a few years ago I made a series of short videos which were featured on the Reader’s Digest Magazine website, entitled Wildlife Monthly.   Each video is around a minute or more, detailing flora and fauna (mainly fauna) for you to look out for; below I have… Continue reading Wildlife in June

Amphibians, BBC, Birds, Country Park, Countryside, Encounters, Environmental, Exploration, Garden, Greenbelt, Lakes, Local, Mammals, Nature Reserve, TV, Video, Vlog

Wildlife in May

A few years ago I made a series of short videos which were featured on the Reader's Digest Magazine website, entitled Wildlife Monthly.   Each month I produced 3 videos around a minute or more, detailing flora and fauna (mainly fauna) for you to look out for; be it in your garden, local park /… Continue reading Wildlife in May