BBC Horizon programme on Tuesday 8/3/2011
"Across the world scientists are releasing predators, nature's ultimate killers, close to where people live.
In Florida, a new population of panthers, feared as ambush predators, have been released near to the busy town of Naples. In the Italian Alps...
A big, new series starting on BBC Radio 4 tomorrow (Tuesday) at 11am and repeated on Thursdays at 9pm:
Some more info on here:
I am hoping to go to Bedgebury Pinetum one day soon and try to see the roosting finch flocks and maybe Crossbills (which have been reported on the forest's website - 20 apparently!):
I have heard that there is a good spot to set up my scope and...
After the success of March of the Penguins, a new documentary film by Disney has been released in cinemas about the Lesser Flamingos of Lake Natron in Tanzania:
I thought it was good too. Great acting, some funny dialogue and a pretty good twist at the end. They managed to build a lot of atmosphere into the film considering it had a tiny budget.
The only problem is that some of the sound was muffled at times. :(
A feature film on Film Four on Monday at 11pm. It is a film of a play by Tim Whitnall that featured on Radio 4 a while back.
Synopsis and photos:
I am hoping to visit the East India Dock NR in the near future and am very much hoping to glimpse a Black Redstart when I am there.
After reading about the reserve, I understand that they prefer a site that is adjacent to the reserve. I was wondering if someone could give me directions to...
The boat trip is 15 euros and goes to the beach via the lighthouse (without stopping). On the way back to Puerto Pollensa, it does sail very close to the rocks giving great views of the nesting falcons. :t:
At last, I finally got around to typing up my list! I have listed what I saw in Mallorca along with where and when it was seen.
I stayed in Puerto Pollensa which was a great base for getting around, with good bus services to various attractions and resorts on the island. Lots of nice...