Bristol City Council have launched an interactive map where people can add their favourite quiet place. This could be a park, woodland, cemetery or other open space. The noise consultation will feed into the noise action plan for the city and help us in developing a noise strategy for Bristol.
"Environmental" or "ambient" noise is unwanted or harmful outdoor sound created by human activities, including road, rail, aircraft and industrial… Continue
Added by Jo Corke on February 22, 2010 at 18:08 —
The first bird walk of 2010 was excellent with both signs of spring and reminders of winter to entertain us. Birds seen were as follows:
Goldfinch - at least half a dozen showing well as they fed in a birch tree Chaffinch - including males singing and another having a bath! Greenfinch Redwing at least 6, maybe more, feeding on the grass Blackbird Mistle Thrush - not seen, but song heard rather distantly Blue Tit Great Tit Long-tailed Tit Starling -… Continue