We live at Keepers Cottage, on The North Rhins, SW Scotland and because of its situation and the variety of wildlife that can be seen in and around the cottage, I decided to keep a wildlife diary. We also enjoy regular walks in beautiful Dumfries and Galloway and beyond which I also record here, with photos and few words.
Monday, March 21, 2011
Early Spring Nature Studies
A few photos of the early spring wildlife in our garden and the woods beyond.
The frogs in our garden pond had been vocal for a few days. The first frogspawn appeared on 27th February....
...3 weeks earlier than last year.
Snowflakes in the sunlight
Our first butterfly this year, a Peacock seen on 28th February.
Our first moths recorded this year, at the kitchen window on 3rd March, 2 Mottled Greys and a...