Tag: Bird Race

Northumberland Winter Birdrace 2018

Another year and another early start for yet another fine Northumberland Bird Race. Our team total of 106 species observed during the event, despite being very much down from the dizzy heights of 120 achieved last year, proving enough to secure victory for the second year running. Despite some stiff competition from some of the

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Northumberland ‘Winter Bird Race’ 2017

Saturday was a rather good day in truth – marking only my second attempt at the Northumberland winter bird race following a kind invite from Jack Bucknall. The day went well: Jack, myself, Dan and Michael racing about from dawn to dusk, between popular birding sites and seldom-visited locations, as we attempted to lay eyes on enough

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