An Urban Bioblitz

I’ve mentioned before that I live in quite an urban part of Bristol, and that although it’s a nice area and Bristol is a great place to live, my part of it is pretty much devoid of trees, grass or really anything other than tightly packed houses, cars and concrete. I am lucky in having … More An Urban Bioblitz

The Gulls of Bristol

I’ve been itching to write my next post all week and have been busy taking photos ready for it, so here goes. I’ve also got exciting peregrine-related stuff to talk about but thought that peregrines might overshadow gulls somewhat, so decided to give the gulls a fair go first! I’ve been living and working in … More The Gulls of Bristol

Bristol Bioblitz

On Friday I took part in the Bristol Bioblitz, a 30-hour race against the clock to find as many species as possible. This year it was held at the Tyntesfield Estate, just outside Bristol. Despite some ominous clouds and the heavens opening at the start of the day, the weather soon turned warm and sunny … More Bristol Bioblitz