All posts tagged grumpy old birder
“…It’s high time we started to tell the truth about cats and dogs and how they impact on wildlife…for far too long we’ve been apologists for our pets…” In this short podcast Bo (or his alter ego the Grumpy Old […]
"...wildlife crime is pernicious, ignorant, and selfish of course, but it's also theft - raptors can't be owned like land, they're held in common belonging to us all..."
"...the North Kent Marshes are one of our growing conservation successes...but here's the rub, slap bang in the middle of all this conservation is an area with no
"...closer to my destination are roadside orchards, every tree too artificially stunted and thinned to develop nest holes..."
Bo Beolens, the Fatbirder, talks in this short podcast about 'this
"...You used to be able to walk to the end of the street to hear larks sing or see hares running...Now it's one hell of a trek to
"...No sun, no moon - No dawn, no dusk, no proper time of day..."
Bo Beolens, the Fatbirder, talks in this short podcast about November, gardening for wildlife, storms,
"...And just in case anyone out there thinks this is just this lone Grumpy Old sod banging on about cats again, wake up and smell the house burning
"...Even Mr Toad has to be helped across our over-busy roads. Mr Otter may be on the up but for how long will his fish-eating habits be tolerated
"The unpalatable truth is that many people enjoy killing things...the 'sport' of hunting is killing for pleasure, it diminishes the human spirit and desensitises the hunter to killing