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Softly Softly Catchee Monkey

I’ll tell you now, we didn’t catch a Monkey but we tried. Today I took my lean, mean, walking machine to the woods.

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While I was concentrating on this young Coot…it didn’t take long before the parent intervened…warning the youngster away from my photographic gaze while simultaneously stealing all the limelight… ;)

Photography

Cootling

A soggy cootling drying off in the evening sun after a swim.

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Cootling

A small cootling (Fulica atra) observing its parents in the pond and waiting for its next feed.

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All Photographs © Duncan Jackson 2010-2014 All Rights Reserved.

Eurasian Coot Eurasian Coot swims among fluffy seeds.

Eurasian Coot Eurasian Coot swims among fluffy seeds.

Funny

Coots at Cannop Ponds

A little bird in it’s natural habitat.

Cannop Ponds are two man made ponds just north of the Nagshead nature reserve. It is a great place to visit if you ever find yourself in The Forest of Dean. 16 more words

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