Monthly Archives for February 2013

The Jubilee Wood Part II

Following the sapling plantings in March 2012, the second set of saplings were put in on the 24th of February. Not the best day perhaps – the chill factor was noticeable so the Volunteers kept moving! The cherry, rowan and … Continue reading

24. February 2013 by Voyager
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Bird Feeding

The Marina’s farmland and song birds typically struggle during the cold dark months from January to April before the fields and hedgerows start to green up and there’s little food left from the previous year. David Boddy’s shrub and tree … Continue reading

22. February 2013 by Voyager
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Wetlands Bird Survey February 2013

  John Barefoot came to do the survey in February. It was a cold raw day and we wouldn’t have been surprised if the birds had been huddled up in a cosy corner somewhere. But in the event the usual … Continue reading

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Wildlife Annual Report 2012

David Boddy’s Annual Report gives a full breakdown of activities and outcomes for the Marina’s Wildlife (both flora and fauna). The Bat Report is not included here but can be seen under the ‘Bat’ Section of the Wildlife website.

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Our Oystercatchers

Through 2012, we had a pair of Oystercatchers at the Marina. They made a couple of nests in different areas and produced eggs but these were taken before hatching. It’s now February 2013 and they have just returned, so we … Continue reading

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