MEET THE MODEL – STAN THE STOAT by Graham Stewart Stan the Stoat aka Mustela erminea Until recently I have only ever caught occasional, brief glimpses of stoats, never enough of one to actually catch it on camera. However, of late I have been lucky enough to see many more. I cant be sure […]
The researchers found that when hermit crabs were exposed to microplastics, they were less likely to later touch or enter high-quality shells.
It was not just around the Lodge at Taricaya Ecological Reserve that we encountered wildlife. Each day whether we were walking to and from observation platforms, flower cutting, weeding, maintenance or even clearing trails, we were immersed in jungle wildlife. Of course we also went out on specific walks looking for wildlife. The first of […]
You may enlarge any of the images in this blog by clicking on it. Click again for a detailed view. For those readers who are not familiar with Tucson and its environs, much of our community rests among mountain ranges. In fact, Tucson and many of its suburbs sit in a bowl of a valley, surrounded […]
The local beaver hut is no longer ice-bound, no doubt allowing it’s occupants more freedom to get out and about (while respecting social distancing edicts of course).
Badger cull – the end game The government has announced that Badger culling will be phased out and replaced with a cattle vaccine and plans more vaccination of badgers in the fight against TB read the full story here Want to her to know more about badgers Meet the Model – Brian the Badger
Who Me? An Ermine stands tall and looks a bit perplexed when asked a simple question? Do you per chance know where have all the rabbits gone? We started the winter with several in the yard but have seen none these last few weeks. Have a wonderful weekend.
The weather was mild so I went on a few walks this weekend. We stopped briefly at the Saganashkee Slough to see if we could see any bald eagles and ending up watching this opossum for a while. It looks like the opossum is looking at us. The mute swans were swimming at Lake Katherine […]