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Crane Spotter – March – Back From The Dead!

Crane Spotter – March – Back From The Dead!

‘Croak, croak croak!’ Hear that sound this month and you will probably be looking down into a pond of breeding frogs. But you may just need to look upwards too. Now I am unaware of any flying frogs in the Cranleigh area. But I have been recording increased sightings in the last few years of a bird that has defied ...

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Crane Spotter: tales from a Cranleigh birder

Crane Spotter: tales from a Cranleigh birder

The Greenfinch, that chirpy House Sparrow sized-visitor to the garden and bird table, is in trouble. I was seeing up to 140 in flocks around farms in the Cranleigh area only 18 years ago. And until recent times this tubby songster put in daily winter appearances for just about everybody who cared to feed it. As we ...

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