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Visit to Birds of Eden and Monkey Land

One of our recent family adventures was spent visiting Birds of Eden and Monkey Land, two local wildlife sanctuaries just east of Plettenberg bay. 475 more words

Nature Quest: Discovering my local patch

When I set a number of wildlife-related ‘Nature Quest‘ challenges for myself at the beginning of this year, I did not initially list… 1,298 more words

General Wildlife

Cutting the grass......

The size of the property is a total of 13 hect.so the cutting of the grass needs a tractor. Yesterday Pablo, our closest neighbour arrived with his huge tractor and cutting device. 149 more words

Aguas Blancas - Lavalleja

Acorn Wars

Without so much as a warning or civic alert, the bombs began to fall.  Sparsely, at first, quickly ramping up to a barrage.  They fell with great velocity, unbiased yet fierce.  532 more words


Planet Of The Ants

As I crossed campus yesterday in the heat of the afternoon, I felt a gentle tickling sensation on my forearm. A winged ant, crawling and questing as ants do, before finally recalling that – O happiest and most fortunate of ants! 704 more words

Nature Notes

Creating A Landscape With No Grass Included

Are you embarrassed by your yard? Many others are in this same boat. Take control of your property and make some changes with new paving techniques. 31 more words

Anything in the World

If Girls is still filming they got rained on heavily last night. I find it funny that while Girls has gone out of its way to present Staten Island in a derogatory light, the spot they filmed at is very beautiful and is probably going to be presented as an idyllic locale outside city limits. 588 more words