The only thing that can be relied upon in Nature / Wildlife is that between us we are surely killing it off! Otherwise, but at a local level, the second best certainty is once them there Ewe's and Lamb's are back in barracks
placenta, the abundance of Sheep Ticks and Mites and the inevitable Fatality or so!
We will be in wait with Canon poised!
On the other hand the wait is over as the 'heads up' came on account of Wader 'calls', finding on the
59 days, ever at this location.
Not to overlook the Moth Traps, the Insects continue to trickle in
on an Oak showing just how unobtrusive such Insects can be, along with continuing records of
along with the first
of the year and it ain't even April yet!
While grubbing around the same area we found the familiar and attractive plant
(as identified by John Gifford)
and found later to have the splendid vernacular name of
SWAN'S-NECK THYME MOSS
things could get even better at the traps, with a