Monthly Archives: March 2012

25th March 2012 – You’re having a Laugh!

Well quite a bit has been happening in sleepy Cumbria since my last post, but alas I’ve missed out on all the fun. Last Saturday Cumbria’s 2nd ever Laughing Gull (and 1st for 28 years) decided to turn up. A brief … Continue reading

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15th March 2012 – Return of the Glauc

If like me, you are fortunate enough to live in this wonderful part of the country, you will also no doubt be getting fed up of waking up recently to dreary, grey, drizzly dull weather day after day. Well I am anyway, … Continue reading

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13th March 2012 – Blue morph SNOW GOOSE reappears…

To be honest the views I had of the blue-morph Snow Goose in early January weren’t great, I had just been glad to see it. The visibility through the near horizontal rain was crap to say the least, but I was hoping that it would stay for the … Continue reading

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7th March 2012 – More local birding

Surprised to find a Ruff feeding alongside Curlews in a flooded field earlier today… Masses of Pinks about, but there seems to be fewer Whitefronts amongst the birds currently on show, all I could find were 2 Greenland Whitefronts and 5 European … Continue reading

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