The Wilden Marsh Blog

Sunrise: 04.58  Sunset: 09.15 I mentioned in http://thewildenmarshblog.com/2014/05/23/the-dream/ ‎about owl perches in trees alongside North Pond, when ground cover was not as dense as it has been of late. I photographed...

21st May 2012: I had planned to go owling yesterday evening, but the light wasn’t good enough. I had an idea of an image I would like to shoot, and I wasn’t...

(Click on images to enlarge) 16th May 2012: We have wild carrots, turnips, garlic, mustard and a surfeit of Canada geese on the marsh at the moment. If potatoes grew here...

13th may 2012: A little after sunset, alongside North Pond, I photographed this tawny owl chick high up – the chick, not me – in an old oak tree.

(Click the links below to hear the owl calls) It’s owl watching time for me in Hoo Wood and on the marsh. The hooting, tooting and screeching is hard to ignore...