Tag: Birds

Lochwinnoch RSPB Nature Reserve is located approximately 25 miles south-west of Glasgow, just off the A737 Paisley to Dalry Road.  The visitor centre, with its shop, toilets and viewing areas, sits on the north side of the A760 Largs road between Castle Semple and Barr Lochs.  There are two main nature trails starting at the Visitor Centre – the Dubbs Water Trail is just less than 500m and heads along the north-west shore of Castle Semple Loch and Aird Meadow Trail is 1200m long and heads along the south-east shore of the same loch.  There is a hide part way…
I'm afraid my 'passing interest' in Bird Photography has developed into a real passion.  I'm not sure how or why it happened.  I just love photographing birds of any kind, common or rare, woodland or water, at home or abroad.  I can never wait to get the images home and review them, sometimes spending hours trying to identify the species.  Am I a Bird Watcher?  I don't think so, but what if I am, I like it and I'm proud of it, hahahaha. One of my favourite locations near home to practice the 'art' is Linlithgow Loch.  Although the main…
A second days birdwatching in Hong Kong started early.  The meeting point for the ferry to Po Toi Island was at Aberdeen on the opposite side of the Hong Kong Island from my hotel - I had worked out the bus No. and approximate meeting place from the HKBWS website, but as everything here is so hectic I wanted to leave some spare time to find the meeting point.  My strategy was to get to the Aberdeen harbour and simply walk up and down looking for a group of people sporting binoculars and cameras - my strategy…
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