September 25, 2012
September 23, 2012
While in town....A quick look over the river wall in Ennis town gave me a surprise 5 Canada Geese. The geese were feeding on the aquatic grasses that grow along the river bed,shared with the local ducks and of coarse our ever friendly Pigeons that patrol the riverside walls and paths.
September 18, 2012
My three year old girl also came today to see...Fantastic
September 15, 2012
September 4, 2012
|Buff breasted sandpiper looking for Crane fly|
|Buff breasted sandpiper and Ringed Plover|
At the tip of Ross bay, a pool in a field was attracting several juvenile birds including Dunlin ,Golden Plover,Ringed Plover, Curlew,Starlings and close by was the Buff breasted Sandpiper looking for Crane fly in the grass. Wheatear seemed to be everywhere , i saw at least 20
September 2, 2012
With this bird only 5 minutes from home, an early visit to beat the dog walkers was important
The sun came out for 2 minutes and after crawling 400m through wet dune grass the bird showed well on the posts for me for 2 hours.What a start to the day, ill now have to be happy with that
September 1, 2012
To watch an Osprey fish is one of those wildlife spectacles one hopes to see in a lifetime.
My family and I were out on The Burren near Carron on one of our nature treks We were watching Black tailed Skimmers copulating in the air...
Shes only the 1 chick left , the Magpies give her a torrid time in the woodland below my home, but every year they seem to have some succ...
Its become an annual thing to head over the hill in April to Lickeen Lake to search for Grasshopper Warblers, I visit the area along the Ba...
The symbol of RSPB Looking at the pictures in an Observer's book of birds in the 70`s, I grew up drawing the black & white bird...
After `The Storms` back in January 2014 which destroyed parts of Lahinch .... The 2017 Lahinch storm defence is near complete http://ww...
A small flock of Whooper Swans that feed along the Inagh river system fields near Moanreel every winter. After a week of rain the water is ...
Something different on Lahinch beach today. Velella is a genus of free-floating Hydrozoans that lives on the surface of the op...
I was down the coast looking for surf. Doughmore beach was showing well on a beautiful spring morning. stonechat Meadow...
My blog and I was mentioned in the June addition of Irelands Own . Thanks go out to Sean Nolan the Editor for the credits and a nice art...