Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Nature Notes: Take a Walk

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It's warm enough to take a walk with just a light jacket, a very nice change.

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a Eurasian Coot (Fulica atra) is not amused that it swam all the way from across the canal and I didn't feed it.

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a Great Crested Grebe (Podiceps cristatus), there are several pairs on the canal behind my house

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a Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus)

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some greylag geese (Anser anser) enyoing the afternoon sun

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I planted Eryngium planum as a bee pasture last autumn and now they're starting to grow, I hope they'll attract many bees and bumblebees

Nature Notes is hosted by Michelle at Rambling Woods

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