Monthly Archives: January 2013

New Leaf.

Sunrise 07.52 am      Sunset: 04:54 pm

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Bramble Buds.

Sunrise 07.52 am      Sunset: 04:54 pm

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Blackberry Receptical.

Sunrise 07.52 am      Sunset: 04:54 pm

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I am a mole, and I live in a hole. What does a mole do under snow?

The mole digs and lives in tunnels in the soil; its day consists of digging new and clearing existing tunnels. The spoil from these excavations is pushed to the surface via another hole dug by the mole. It is this process that creates … Continue reading

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2013 Marsh Fox Cubs.

Well, the snow has melted and the drab greens and browns of winter have returned. The welcome exception is the bright yellow blooms that now decorate the spiky gorse bushes in Hoo Wood. A week of snow seems to have … Continue reading

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Snow on the marsh.

(Click on image to enlarge) 25th January 2013: It doesn’t snow often in the UK Midlands; when it does fall it rarely lasts for more than a week or two. Snow arrived a week ago: early Friday morning. Virgin snow … Continue reading

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New Elder Leaves.

Sunrise 08:02 am      Sunset: 04:41 pm

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