Monthly Archives: August 2012

Proof that marsh cattle, herons and pheasants live together in harmony.

31st August 2012: I mentioned in a previous post that through my eyes, I see a vista and through my camera view finder, I see an image. Whilst scanning the land between the River Severn and the Staffordshire and Worcestershire … Continue reading

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Butterflies Galore!

31st August 2012:There were butterflies all over the north pasture today. It’s my Birthday today. 🙂

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I love this flower, I do.

30th August 2012:

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Stuck up a tree.

It’s will not be easy photographing the marsh foxes, badgers or muntjac deer at the moment. Why? I can’t see them in the tall grasses, that’s why! I’ll not be put off, though! As the grasses die back and the leaves … Continue reading

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Old One-eye might have left me a sign!

22nd August 2012: Badgers dig latrines that are around 75 mm deep by 100 – 150 mm square. Some are larger, and others are smaller. It depends on the size of the badger I suppose. Yesterday afternoon I continued my … Continue reading

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Where are the marsh cattle?

20th August 2012: I walked to the River Stour alongside Hoo Brook this morning, and onto the large cast iron water pipes that run past the swamp. I hadn’t been this way for a couple of weeks. My earlier tracks … Continue reading

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It came down from the tree!

20th August 2012: The weather on the marsh was hot, humid, and still. In Hoo Wood it wasn’t as bad; being higher up, there was a slight breeze: it felt cooler. Before marshing, I took Spike for his morning constitutional … Continue reading

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