Apologies for the lack of posts recently, other wildlife projects have kept keyboard time to a minimum. The appalling weather of late now means outdoor activities are limited so I have time to catch up a bit!
Back in October last year we had a family holiday in the beautiful area that comprises Dumfries and Galloway in south west Scotland. We were not blessed with bright skies for the large part but we were out everyday and had some memorable sightings before meeting up with the younger ones for joyous, fun filled family meals.
The visit was to RSPB Mersehead, a good reserve with plentiful and varied sightings, our first was a teal.
A gannet flew by...
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