A redhead Smew was reported at North Cave Wetlands on Carp Lake early afternoon. Didn’t bother with the one this time last year but with a total lack of the species on my regular sites this winter this one tempted me. 244 more words
By whichever name you know it, this prickly shrub smothered in sunshine-yellow blossom is an iconic plant of commonland and rough open spaces, and wherever it grows in quantity it is one of our great landscape plants. 2,559 more words
WEB OF LIFE:Comb duck (left) is being increasingly sighted at the Perumbakam wetland. Volunteers of The Nature Trust report to have sighted the bird first in October 2010, then in November 2012 and now in January 2014.