The Wilden Marsh Blog


I found this little shrew this morning. It lay down and didn’t wake.   

Sunrise 05.42 am   Sunset: 08.32 pm I strolled through Hoo Wood yesterday, minding my business, whistling softly, when something hit me on top of my head – it had a bit of momentum behind it, too. A small brown thing tumbled through the air, landing on the track in front of me.  It was a shrew! As I knelt to investigate, it gasped a couple of times and died.  Small animals colliding with… Read More