Diary of Dennis
I shot a photo of an Eurasian coot near one of the local ponds. It’s easy to find them here, because there are always some near any pond. 48 more words
2 weeks, 3 days ago
While adult coots are not exactly known for their bright colours, their youngsters dress more fashionable. 54 more words
9 months ago
Out and About ...
Confined to the canal towpath again. Rain has kept the bike under cover. I have felt closer to wildlife these last two days than a week on the moors. 85 more words
9 months, 2 weeks ago
The coot is a beauty but what of its chicks,
with their red baldy heads and orange hairy necks?
Those gawdy colours soon change as they mature… 27 more words
10 months, 3 weeks ago