Tag Archives: TOADS

The toads have arrived at North Pond. (2 images)

Sunrise: 06.39   Sunset: 07.46 The toads arrived at North Pond yesterday. I checked out the pond on Wednesday, but no toads. They were 22 days earlier last year.    

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Bits and Pieces.

Sunrise: 07.17 Sunset: 05.30 I walked over to North Pond this evening on a toad hunt, but they hadn’t yet arrived for their annual mating fest. At some point over the next 2 – 3 weeks I expect the pond … Continue reading

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Down on North Pond.

Sunrise 06.41 am      Sunset: 05.59 pm

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The male toads are waiting for the females to arrive at the pond.

8th March 2012: It was a beautiful moonlit night yesterday, but this evening the full moon was hidden by clouds. I should have visited the marsh last night, but I didn’t – I went tonight. I had three things on my mind: toads, otters … Continue reading

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Wilden Marsh: March in Hoo Wood and Wilden Marsh Nature Reserve – Part 2.

WEDNESDAY  16 MARCH – 18:12: On Sunday I noticed four wild bee nests: one in Hoo Wood, one further along at the rear of the Roxel site and two at the lagoon side of the north marsh pond. The nest at … Continue reading

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