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Birds of Antarctica and Sub Antarctica.

Birds of the South Polar Regions My first trip to Antarctica in 2001 is when I learned what a Twitcher is, before that I just thought it was someone with a nervous disposition, however it is someone with a passion … Continue reading

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Antarctica – Home of the Blizzard

While I was in Antarctica the conditions that defined a Blizzard were described to me as follows: β€œTo be officially a blizz it has to be blowing over 34 knots (61.2 km/hr), visibility less than 100 metres, be a minus … Continue reading

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Antarctica wildlife – Wilson’s Storm Petrel

When traveling Antarctica one of the most impressive sights is the abundance of bird life. One would think that Antarctica would be a baron ice desert, however that could not be further from the truth. The diversity and adaptability of … Continue reading

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