Category Archives: Animals

21st March 2014. “Eastern” or “Siberian” Lesser Whitethroat…..

Over the winter this first bit of the year there have been several wintering Lesser Whitethroats in the UK. A couple of these have been DNA’d and the results have backed up the visual clues that pointed to an eastern … Continue reading

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17th March. Cromford Canal.

An afternoon walk along Cromford Canal produced our first views of Water Vole for a while. We were able to watch the cute chap for well over 15 minutes!   Also on the Canal were our first Chiffchaffs of the … Continue reading

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10th March

Been quiet the last week, was going for the Chinese Pond Heron but wasn’t well enough to make the trip. So today and yesterday I pottered in the garden. Yesterday saw our Mahonia full of bees, and surprisingly honey bees … Continue reading

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