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We're back! Winter Update and Recent Sightings to 3rd March

 It's a very long time since I last sat down to write an NRBO blog update, a lot has happened and there hasn't been a lot of birdy news to sink our teeth into yet, although we have already broken a totals record this year!  Last post was sometime in November, after this birds really slackend off, volunteers and staff disappeared for the winter and in came the worst winter seen in Northern Isle for many years! Instead of moaning about the bad weather, which caused significant damage to the slates on the observatory roof, smashed a window, laid waste to the hide at Gretchen and unfortunately knocked Diane (George's mum) off her feet and broke her arm! It's been a good winter break broken bones aside and the 2023 Bird Report is currently in production and we're excited for the spring ahead. Thankfully Di is well on the mend!  In cheerier news Alison managed to get away on a very well deserved holiday to Costa Rica with Gav, her sister Susan and brother-in-law Paul. The

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