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A Great Spotted Woodpecker spills more than it eats

Again, another rubbish photograph of mine. On our garden bird feeder, I try, when I’m around, to discourage the Jackdaws and Pigeons from snaffling all the suet logs. 100 more words

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Getting lost

On a field trip to Kalogeros we managed to get ourselves lost again! The bushes and grasses are so high at the moment that we missed several tracks. 62 more words

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Scan meeting

We have received a call for members new and old of the Charity SCAN (Skopelos Caring for Animals and Nature) to attend a meeting to revive SCAN. 158 more words

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Invasion or a McAra project?


Back again at Pavlos in Agnontas last evening, we were enjoying the quiet and the sunset when suddenly a 50 piece brass band struck up a John P. 82 more words

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All's quiet on the water front


We reported on 9 May on this Night Heron who stopped by the pond for a few frog legs and a fish filet. Naturally when such a creature is around the normally cacophonous wetland turns silent with fear as fish and amphibian alike head for the depths. 80 more words

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Glow worm

Stumbling around in the dark last night for no apparent reason that we can remember, we came across this ( actually there were at least five) source of sweet soft light. 178 more words

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Hoping that my latest purchases last longer than past ones

Of what am I talking about – well cacti, that’s what.

I’ve written previously about my desire to have a cacti garden. It’s two years since I wrote about my new hobby. 184 more words

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