Birds

Recent local outings

I have been on a couple of little walks recently although we are now back to wind and rain, including thunderstorms.  A quick walk around Fobney Lock was very quiet but I did watch a pair of Kestrels chasing each other and a Green Woodpecker took off from the path right in front of me. No great photos but...
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Dragonflies and Damselflies

A great day for dragonflies

A glorious October Sunday morning, temperatures still in the mid-twenties, so nothing more than shorts and t-shirt necessary and it was off for a little wander. I was a bit surprised by the number of dragonflies still whizzing around, they were everywhere. Dozens of Emperor Dragonflies, Anax imperator, lovely to watch as they fly up and down, up and down...
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