33c today and now 27c at 9pm but I am in the tropics!! Darwin is hot and sticky even though it's the dry season.
Limited climbing has been allowed but now there will be, as you say, a complete ban. We will be on a three day tour including Kings Canyon and...
Just to clarify, that is a Miner and not a Myna which I have also seen.
Stupid me! I've just realised I can upload the pics I took with the phone ( as they were so close).
White Ibis in Hyde...
No pics as I can't upload until I get back but so far as well as a Koala in the wild I saw my first Kookabura today as well as a Wedge Tailed...
Cool and sunny here in Sydney, only 21c.:smile:
We had two hedgehogs visit just now so we thought, until we saw three more, running around and nudging each other, never seen five...
So do I!!:biggrin:
We are off on Monday for our 'trip of a lifetime' it has taken a lot of organising with a specialist company so I hope to have a 'few' photos when...
Clerodendrum (or Rotheca) myricoides ugandense.
Two very distant Whimbrel just arrived from Africa, similar to Curlew but with a shorted more sharply curved bill.
[ATTACH]A more confiding...
Happy Birthday Jack.
@Jenny namaste It was a bit risky resting on the lawn after it had breakfast so I encouraged it to move up into the trees out of the way of...
We had two young Pied Wagtails in the garden recently but no pics. This is the first young Siskin although we have two pairs of adults around....
The Wisteria 'waterfall' has just come out this week just before we go away so at least we have a few days to appreciate it.
Same here, rain forecast for this morning and nothing at all, mainly sunny but very windy 13c.:smile:
Some consider Red Kites a pest only in that they make a noise when in numbers around housing estates, mainly in the north, shame, people should be...
Rain all morning, dry this afternoon and the wind is picking up.
@Sheal They were named after a Mrs Campbell who initiated the breeding of them. as they laid more prolifically than farm ducks. :smile:
Early Spider orchid (the Dorset Wildlife Trust logo).
[ATTACH]Early Purple orchid, variable colours.
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