A few weeks ago I went to explore a duck-feeding spot of my childhood - Swanshurst Park in South Birmingham. It wasn’t a happy homecoming. I found just two little mallards, cowering for cover amidst dozens and dozens of Canada Geese, with a very large flock of seagulls thrown in for good … [Read more...] about Time to stop overfeeding the geese of Swanshurst Park?
Despite the background noise of a big city, for a brief moment everything seemed tranquil, with the Canada Geese floating serenely by. It's a great place for a lunchtime walk. The peace had been shattered a little earlier when someone dumped - literally dumped - a load of something or other at … [Read more...] about Feeding the ducks: at Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham 16/02/2017