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What does it mean when a bird is in eclipse?

What does it mean when a bird is in eclipse?

Did you know the word eclipse means to cover, obscure or hide? If you have been looking into birds recently...
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What is a scrape nest?

What is a scrape nest?

Nearly all birds make some kind of nest to lay their eggs in and rear their young. Birds nests range...
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Where is the Supercilium?

Where is the Supercilium?

If you have been looking through bird guides trying to identify a particular species, you might have come across the...
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What is a Malar stripe?

What is a Malar stripe?

If you’ve been trying to identify a particular bird that you spotted in the field, you may have come across...
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Online Shopping For Binoculars? Read this first.

Online Shopping For Binoculars? Read this first.

If you're online shopping for a pair of binoculars and you're not sure where to start, this guide is for...
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The Benefits Of Owning A Pair Of Binoculars

The Benefits Of Owning A Pair Of Binoculars

On the fence about whether or not to buy a pair of binoculars? This article is for you... From birdwatching...
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Can you use a thermal monocular during the day?

Can you use a thermal monocular during the day?

Thermal monoculars are designed to allow users to observe their surroundings in low light conditions by detecting heat signatures -...
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Best 3 InfiRay Thermal Monoculars Reviewed (UK Guide)

Best 3 InfiRay Thermal Monoculars Reviewed (UK Guide)

Welcome to our review of the top three InfiRay thermal monoculars. In this review, we'll be taking a closer look...
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Top 5 Must-Have Thermal Monocular Features to Consider Before Buying

Top 5 Must-Have Thermal Monocular Features to Consider Before Buying

Thermal monoculars are a valuable tool for a variety of applications, from hunting to surveillance to home security. But with...
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Are These The Best Image Stabilising Binoculars In UK?

Are These The Best Image Stabilising Binoculars In UK?

Are you tired of looking at blurry, unsteady images when using binoculars? And are you trying to find the best...
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What Are Thermal Monoculars Used For?

What Are Thermal Monoculars Used For?

Thermal monoculars are handheld devices that use heat detection to help people see in low light or dark conditions. They...
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Best Thermal Monoculars Reviewed (UK Guide)

Best Thermal Monoculars Reviewed (UK Guide)

Thermal monoculars are an essential piece of equipment for anyone who needs to see clearly in the dark. These innovative...
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What Is A Trail Camera? (everything you need to know)

What Is A Trail Camera? (everything you need to know)

If you’re interested in a trail camera but are not quite sure which is best for your needs, you’re in...
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What Is A Trail Camera Used For?

What Is A Trail Camera Used For?

A trail camera, also known as a game camera, trap camera, digital scouting camera or a wildlife camera, is a...
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Zeiss Binoculars Review UK

Zeiss Binoculars Review UK

Zeiss is a well-respected brand in the optics industry, known for producing high-quality binoculars that deliver exceptional image quality and...
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Easy Ilam Circular Walk (amazing short Peak District walk through Ilam Park)

Easy Ilam Circular Walk (amazing short Peak District walk through Ilam Park)

Here’s a short, easy and scenic circular walk through Ilam that’s about 1 mile long and takes around 1 hour...
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Goyt Valley Circular Walk Through Errwood Hall Ruins (short)

Goyt Valley Circular Walk Through Errwood Hall Ruins (short)

Here’s a nice, short, scenic walk through Goyt Valley in the Peak District.  On this walk you'll visit: Castedge cottage...
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Recommended Lightweight Binoculars 10×50 (774g) – Delta Optical Chase

Recommended Lightweight Binoculars 10×50 (774g) – Delta Optical Chase

A lot of 10x50 binoculars come with the unfortunate disadvantage of weighing quite heavy (some popular pairs weigh over 1.7kg),...
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Which Brand Makes The Best Binoculars? (best manufactures 2024)

Which Brand Makes The Best Binoculars? (best manufactures 2024)

There are 100’s of binocular companies who make great optics, but which brands make the best binoculars? In this guide...
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Famous Bird Watchers (celebrity ornithologists)

Famous Bird Watchers (celebrity ornithologists)

Bird watching is a very relaxing way to spend an afternoon or if you’re fortunate enough a whole weekend. So...
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