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April 21st, 2013
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Birdathon is coming...

It’s Birdathon time again and I need YOUR help! My birdathon team, Birds of Fray, has at least five enthusiastic members this year, and we’ll be going all out in a bid to see (and hear) a minimum of 100 species of birds in southeast Arizona on Sunday April 28th. Our team goal is to raise $1000 for Tucson Audubon Society’s important conservation program, which helps to safeguard birds and their environment in Tucson and around southeast Arizona. This is massively important to me, and I know it is to you as well. So far we’ve only got pledges totaling $275, so with only a week to go we’re well short of our target. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SPONSOR ME! […]

March 6th, 2013
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When I moved into my new house ten months ago, I started a compost pile with the intention of using it on my new flower border sometime the following March. In a near unprecedented bout of ‘seeing something through’ I actually did it today! Well done me! […]

February 5th, 2013
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Birdathon 2013: Birds of Fray is back!

Edit: we’ve just changed the date of the Birdathon from Saturday 27th to Sunday 28th April 2013.

I’m delighted to announce that I’ll be taking part in Tucson Audubon Society’s annual Birdathon, and for the third consecutive year I’ll be in charge of the ‘expert led’ Birds of Fray team.

Now in its […]

November 22nd, 2011
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Talking Naturally Podcast

Talking Naturally PodcastI was asked by my friend John Hague if I’d appear on the Talking Naturally Podcast, the number one show about the British birding scene, hosted by Charlie Moores. John is a regular panelist on The Conference Calls, an amusing conversation about the latest topics in British and world birding. I talked about the differences between the British and American birding scenes. We had a great laugh recording it and I think that comes across. Listen Here. […]