Sunday, 7 August 2011

Recent bits and bobs!

Worcs Wildlife Trust Upton Warren. 5th August.
Warm/hot sunshine for the most part of this afternoon visit to Upton Warren.
Highlight birds at the Flashes were Little Owl, Green Sandpiper (9), Common Sandpiper (1), Curlew, Lapwing, Little-ringed Plover, Common Tern and a Buzzard.
The Moors highlights were Green Woodpecker (heard), Great Crested Grebe, Teal, lapwing, Greylag and Canada Geese, numerous of the latter!

Moors Pool.

Green Sandpiper.






Common Darter.


Purple-loosestrife.


Teasel.








Burdock sp

Bittersweet.




Garden images!


Topsy-turvy!


Sunflower in the sunshine!




Taking photo's of Hoverflies passed a quiet few minutes.

UFO!

Tasty!


Where to start.... at the very beginning!


Pirouetting.


Nearly there!

Missed again!



Meditating.


Sleepy time!


Belly-flop!

Uffmoor Wood. 31st July.

Very quiet in the wood today with the highlight being the Flora! The only bird species seen were Blackbird, Blue Tit, Nuthatch, Green Woodpecker (juv) and a Raven. Great Spotted Woodpecker was heard only.



Common Carpet.


Water Mint

Tufted Vetch.

Ragged Robin.


Common Valerian.


Common Knapweed.


Birdsfoot Trefoil.

1 comment:

  1. Nice to read about some of your recent wanderings Pam......some great reflective images too,I especially like the Heron and Green Sandpiper!
    Well done for persevering with the Hover Fly pics they are super as well!

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