Monthly Archives: December 2015

Bird Advent calendar – Day 19

Day 19 of my countdown to Christmas is the Red-legged partridge. We came across these birds during a two hour walk down to the river and back. Red-legged Partridges are a bird that was introduced from France and Spain as … Continue reading

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Bird Advent calendar – Day 18

When I started this Advent Calendar I had a list of birds in my head that I regularly see, it was just a case of seeing them and taking a photo of them on that particular day. I didn’t expected … Continue reading

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Bird Advent calendar – Day 17

Day 17 of my count down to Christmas is a colourful visitor to our garden, The Great Tit. Great Tits are residents to the UK and can be seen all year round. They are the biggest bird in the tit … Continue reading

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Bird Advent calendar – Day 16

I’ve had a very exciting day starting with my science class at school having to be evacuated. On the school bus, on the way home, a Short eared owl flew across the road in front of the bus and landed … Continue reading

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Bird advent calendar – Day 15

The Goldcrest is a bird I had in my head that I wanted on my advent calendar blog. There seem to be loads about at the moment, even one in the Yew tree outside our front window. As I walk … Continue reading

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Bird Advent calendar – Day 14

Day 14 of my countdown to Christmas is the Song thrush The Song thrush is slightly smaller than the Mistle thrush, they mostly eat worms and larvae in the spring and snails in the Autumn. This bird can be seen … Continue reading

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Bird Advent calendar – Day 13

Day 13 of my countdown to Christmas is the Collared dove. Today it was extremely foggy and it was hard to see birds from a distance, so instead I put my hide up in the garden and waited for a … Continue reading

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