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  1. Stonefaction

    Spring Into Summer.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0981-spring-into-summer.html New blog-post. Click the link above to read a round-up of recent sightings from my walks to and from work over the past month and a half, from April 11th till the 27th of May.
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    Just One Of Those Days.....

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0980-just-one-of-those-days-17522.html New blog-post. Click on the link above to read about Tuesday's enforced change of plan, and destination, in search of Summer migrants brought in on easterly winds.
  3. Stonefaction

    Here Be Warblers?

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0979-here-be-warblers-15522.html Click on the link above to read all about Sunday's wildlife watching (not just birds) including a visit to some potentially good warbler habitat on the outskirts of the city.
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    Return Visit.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0978-return-visit-14522.html New blog-post. Click the link above to read all about another trip to the Angus Glens following on from Wednesday's trip with Paul (Gander) to look for the same species for another friend's year-list.
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    Just Like Old Times.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0977-just-like-old-times-11522.html New blog-post. For the first time since 28/2/20 I got out with my birding buddy, Paul (aka Gander), with a welcome out-of-Dundee trip to the Angus Glens. Click the above link for the story of the day's...
  6. Stonefaction

    Vole confusion, Dundee, Scotland.

    I've been photographing a Vole in a local park which appears to be the same individual (how long do they live?) and which I've previously ID-d rather tentatively as a Bank Vole. Yesterday, there was also a greyer and scruffier individual there too and possibly some interaction (a chase? - 2 x...
  7. Stonefaction

    Still In Search Of Surprises.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0976-still-in-search-of-surprises-8522.html New blog-post. Click on the link to read all about my latest trip to Riverside Nature Park here in Dundee in search of something unexpected to add to my Dundee 140 list.
  8. Stonefaction

    Unexpected Expedition.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0975-unexpected-expedition-7522.html New blog-post. An unexpected visit to Fife with my pal Ian in search of a Temminck's Stint at Letham Pools followed by a visit to Hatton to try for a Wood Sandpiper and Yellow Wagtail.
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    Tuesday Morning Trek.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0974-tuesday-morning-trek-3522.html New blog-post. Last Tuesday morning's trip to Riverside Nature Park in search of a migrant wader or two for my Dundee 140 list.
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    Over The Bridge.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0973-over-bridge-2522.html New blog-post. A trip to a wetter than expected Fife in search of Wood Sandpiper proved to be more productive than expected....
  11. Stonefaction

    The Hole In The Wall Gang.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0972-hole-in-wall-gang-1522.html New blog-post. On Sunday I headed back to the Dighty Burn in search of more warblers but found myself rather distracted by a 'new' family instead....
  12. Stonefaction

    Seeking Sedgies.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0971-seeking-sedgies-30422.html Another new birding blog-post. Saturday morning's search for returning Sedge Warbler instead of the cancelled "Big Day/Weekend" I had intended to be attempting on Saturday (and Sunday).
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    Up And Down Again.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0970-up-and-down-again-29422.html New blog-post. Friday's early start for a spot of vis-migging and then a change of plan which produced a nice surprise....
  14. Stonefaction

    In With The New.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0969-in-with-new-28422.html New blog-post. Thursday's trip to Balmossie in search of something new for the Dundee 140 list. What I found I wasn't expecting....
  15. Stonefaction

    First Day Of The Holiday.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/05/0968-first-day-of-holiday-27422.html New blog-post. The first day of 8 days off work on the hunt for new additions to my Dundee 140 list starts with a trip to Riverside Nature Park via a different route than normal...
  16. Stonefaction

    Going For Gropper.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/04/0967-going-for-gropper-24422.html New blog-post. Sunday's search for Grasshopper Warbler following Saturday's lack of success at a usually reliable site for the species. Click the above link for the story of the day's birding and a selection...
  17. Stonefaction

    Outdoing The Neighbours....

    Photographed this Coot at Swannie Ponds in Dundee today. :)
  18. Stonefaction

    Expedition To The Outer Limits.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/04/0966-expedition-to-outer-limits-23422.html New blog-post. Saturday's exploration of the western extremities of Dundee's official boundaries, in search of Spring migrants and other goodies.... (Click on the above link to read all about it and...
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    Blue Sky, Buzzards And Blackcaps.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/04/0965-blue-sky-buzzards-and-blackcaps.html A rather belated new blog-post. Last Wednesday's vis-migging efforts from atop Dundee Law. Click the link above to read all about it, and see more pics.
  20. Stonefaction

    Warbler, Dundee, Scotland 24/4/22

    Chanced upon this warbler today while out birding in Dundee. Other than when it was briefly down by the water, on the opposite side of the burn, I wasn't really able to get good views though the whole encounter probably only lasted around 2 minutes as it perched in a small tree where the wind...
  21. Stonefaction

    Twelve Hours.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/04/0964-twelve-hours-16422.html New blog-post. Just short of a full 12 hours out birding at Clatto and Riverside Nature Park on Saturday in search of more summer migrants. Click on link above to read all about it....with more photos too.
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    You Don't Want To Do That!

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/04/0963-you-dont-want-to-do-that-13422.html New blog-post. Last Wednesday's trip to Riverside Nature Park in Dundee, in search of Greenshank didn't quite go to plan....
  23. Stonefaction

    Above The Law.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/04/0962-above-law-10422.html New blog-post. Despite the title it isn't about the UK government......but Sunday's 8 hours spent birding from the city of Dundee's highest point (Dundee Law). Click the link to read all about it and to see more photos.
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    The Times They Are A-Changing (Fast).

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/04/0961-times-they-are-changing-fast.html New blog-post. Click on the link above to read about my bird (and other wildlife) sightings on my walks to and from work between mid-February and now. A different selection of photos too.
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    The Third Leg.

    https://stonefactionbirding2014.blogspot.com/2022/04/0960-third-leg-4422.html New blog-post. Click on the link above to read about Monday's trip to Riverside Nature Park and a few other spots to round off 3 days worth of visiting the best sites around the city for birding, and a few more...