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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Here’s a small selection of the sixty video clips captured by OtterCam 1 last night.

Well, turning down the PIR movement sensor sensitivity solved the problem of capturing unwanted mice videos on the two square metres of riverbank I’ve been monitoring with otterCam 1 for the last four days, but there were 37 video clips of the pheasant pecking and clawing the ground day and night on the memory card this evening. I setup a second OtterCam, fitted with a close-up lens, at a different position along… Read More

I should have moved OtterCam to a new riverside position today – tomorrow will be the third day the camera trap had been monitoring this two square metres of riverbank. There was 155 thirty second long video clips on the memory card from the last twenty-four hours, and most of them feature mice. I am expecting an otter to turn up in this secluded riverside spot, but it is not happening. I’ve… Read More

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