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Findlay Wilde
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Thanks - You Made This Happen
The "Don't Let the Shadows Win" thunderclap was tweeted and Facebooked out today at 11am by 833 people with a social reach of 2,583,718. These tweets/facebook posts were then retweeted thousands of times and lots of people added in their own unique posts sa...

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Final Call - Don't Let the Shadows Win
As I sit down to write this blog post, 689 people have signed up to the "Don't Let The Shadows Win" thunderclap and it has a social reach of 2,452,898. So basically, even if no-one else were to sign, on Tuesday 21st March at 11am, a tweet will go out from e...

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Thunderclap - What's The Point?
So firstly a massive thank you to everyone who has signed up to the "Don't Let The Shadows Win" Thunderclap . As I write this, 475 people have signed up and it has the potential to be seen by nearly 2.3 million people when it goes out on 21st March. But rea...

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Winsford Flash - Patch Birding
After 2 fantastic patch months of birding already this year, I couldn't wait to get out again and kick March off. I started the morning at the Rilshaw Lane (or bottom end) of Winsford Flash, being greeted by some (certainly overdue) sunny weather that made ...

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Thunderclap - Don't Let The Shadows Win
There is a dark shadow that follows and reaches for our hen harriers. This unrelenting shadow led to us having just 3 breeding pairs of hen harrier in England last year when there should be over 300 breeding pairs.  Illegal persecution has been a huge part ...

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Those Thought Provoking Hen Harriers
Circus cyaneus, the hen harrier. The bird at the centre of so much controversy, and yet it is a bird that once seen is never forgotten.  It has the power to stop people in their tracks and take them to another place as you will see when you read through thi...

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Come along to the next Raptor Watch on 26th Feb

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RSPB Raptorwatch - Parkgate
Throughout the Winter an RSPB Raptor Watch has been taking place at the end of every month at Parkgate on the Wirral; aiming to show off the vast array of wildfowl, waders and especially the raptors that can be seen at this important estuarine site. The hab...

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Glaucous Gull at Winsford Flash
After loving every minute of competing in Patchwork Challenge last year, I couldn't wait to get back out on my patch, Winsford Flash, to see what 2017 had to bring.  January always starts well, with new birds being added to the patch list during most visits...

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Environmental Curriculum
Its not the nicest of thoughts, but truthfully all of these brilliant, older, working conservationists aren't going to be here forever, therefore the people that must replace these people the next generations coming through. And how are organisations such a...
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