A walk on the Moor.
A walk round Withens Clough reservoir.
A wonderful day’s wildlife.
Guillemots and gulls in action, and my favourite Anglesey walk.
Watching terns, and a walk along the Anglesey coast.
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Getting to know a place well means knowing what to look forward to, and appreciating when something unusual happens.
August on the Dee Marshes and the Pennine Moors, including encounters with a bolshie pheasant, a practising peregrine, and a flirty wheatear.
How a mere week can make a big difference in the natural world.