A Cotswold Year - Charting the seasons in the South Cotswolds

Wednesday 25 February 2015

Herring Gulls "dancing" and eating worms

We often see buzzards stamping on the ground to bring worms to the surface to eat so we were interested to see these herring gulls engaged in the same activity when we were at WWT Slimbridge recently. Someone described it as dancing!
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Thursday 19 February 2015


One of our most elegant winter visting ducks in our area, the Northern Pintail will soon leave for its breeding grounds in Northern Europe.