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Sunday, 20 April 2014

Holly Blue butterfly [Celastrina argiolus]

Pretty butterfly.

Saturday, 19 April 2014

Greylag Goose eating [the cud] Anser anser

Greylag geese are easily seen in lowland areas of the UK all year, sometimes even in suburban parks with lakes but especially on low-lying grassy fields in river valleys. Wild ones, however, are found mostly north of the Solway and can be seen at RSPB nature reserves such as Mersehead (Dumfries & Galloway), Vane Farm (Fife) and Loch of Strathbeg (Grampian) from September to April. Wild breeding greylags can be found at Forsinard (Caithnes & Sutherland)

Friday, 18 April 2014

Speckled Wood Butterfly [Pararge aegeria]

The Speckled Wood is a common butterfly and familiar to many observers, especially in woodland where, as its name suggests, it is most often found. The appearance of this butterfly changes from north to south, forming a "cline", where individuals in the north are dark brown with white spots, with those in more southerly locations being dark brown with orange spots. [UK Butterflies]

Thursday, 17 April 2014

Canada Goose calling

He sounded like he was calling his family back in Canada!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Phew, now I'm feeling tired.......................