Perthshire Wildlife

Mar 13

Spring birdsong

Posted on Monday, March 13, 2017

It’s almost mid-March and our garden birds are starting the dawn chorus at about 6am, with the robin being one of the earliest. Birds sing so strongly at this time of the year as they are establishing territories and trying to attract a mate. 

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Mar 04

Spring is on it's Way!

Posted on Friday, March 04, 2016

Snowdrops have been out for a few weeks now, crocuses are just unfurling and daffodils will be in flower within a few days. It’s always a special time of year - the cusp between the end of winter and the start of spring. It’s nature that tells us when spring is here – the birds start singing to establish their breeding territories and we heard our first blackbird song of the year just the other day. It was so beautiful that we uploaded a short clip on to our Youtube channel here.  It’s well worth a listen!   Read More >