"Operation noctua" end of week 23

July 30, 2012 - Another somewhat depressing week as far as the owls and myself were concerned – me still suffering health-wise and havin...
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Couven. RIP girl.

July 29, 2012 - In case anyone reads this who knows me, knows that my wife and I keep hens and knows our "hen history" (our two original...
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Wild things. You make my heart sing.

July 26, 2012 - I got up extremely early again this morning (before dawn) as I had another blood test to be done (ongoing investigations...
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"Operation noctua" end of week 22

July 23, 2012 - Just two very brief visits to “Owl-ville” last week means I’ve only been up to see our local little owls for the grand t...
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Hens and dragonflies in our week of high summer

July 23, 2012 - High summer. As predicted well over a week ago now, the jet stream has “wagged its tail” and now we are sitting the “...
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Summer to arrive next Sunday?

July 15, 2012 - April - the wettest April ever. Parts of May - pretty bleedin' wet n all. June the wettest June ever. July - shaping...
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"Operation noctua" end of week 21

July 15, 2012 - Only one visit to owl-ville this week - just after dawn this morning. Three owls (one of the parents and both young) al...
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"Operation noctua" end of week 20

July 07, 2012 - Another gloomy, cool, damp week for our little owl family – and once again, I’ve not been up to their “hood” more than t...
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2012 – The avian annus horribilis

July 05, 2012 - It’s now official. The last three month period (April, May and June 2012) has been the wettest April, May and June peri...
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"Operation noctua" end of week 19

July 01, 2012 - Hardly anything to report this week as my health problems have meant I have not run through owl countryside since Monday...
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