Tag Archives: long-tailed tit

An extremely sick wild rabbit

    Part 2 of my walk on 20 May on a Highland Perthshire estate during my 2011/2012 wildlife survey   I tied up the boat and drove up to the estate, noting when I passed that the nine Canada … Continue reading

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An amazing estate for juniper

Continuing my walk during the wildlife survey of a Highland Perthshire estate in 2011/2012 Monday 9 April 2012.  Weather:  Dull with a few light showers I’d only a short time available this morning but returned on Thursday 12 April to … Continue reading

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Long-tailed tits and buzzard nests

A further account of my 2011/12 wildlife crime survey on a north Perthshire estate – Part 1 of 13 Feb 2012.   Monday 13 February 2012.  Weather: Mild for the time of year (around 11 degrees.) Some sunny spells but … Continue reading

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An encounter with a brown hare and a white-tailed eagle

  I’ve had two lovely walks over the weekend. The first was on the outskirts of my home village, Methven in Perthshire.  There were no rarities amongst the bird species that I saw, though some interesting sightings of bullfinches, long-tailed … Continue reading

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New Year walk (Part 1) hares and long-tailed tits

  Since the forecast was good for New Year’s Day, and since this is the start of my attempt to shed the half-stone or so I’ve put on in the last month, I decided that I’d have a walk round … Continue reading

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