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The Dead Marshes

Ah yes, the first, but definitely not the last time we get a test during our scenario’s. This first adventure into the Marshlands just north of Mordor is all about trying to capture… 2,935 more words

Shadows Of Mirkwood

Common Moorhens and Common Coots

Both the Common Moorhens and the Common Coots are here in The Villages, FL during the winter months.  We also have moorhens here all year long but do have many more around in the winter. 146 more words



One of the delights of living is Cheshire is the occasional visit to Parkgate, a pretty village facing onto the marshes of the estuary of the River Dee. 220 more words

Natural World

Top five things to do in Kranji Marshes

(Source: www.timeout.com)

Metal cranes are a dime a dozen in Singapore, but it’s always good to seek out some of their feathery counterparts out in the wild – and get a few deep breaths of fresh air while you’re at it. 84 more words


So far so good

It is December 2 as I write this. It is Saturday afternoon and I have just eaten lunch. Actually lunch served as two meals for I haven’t eaten breakfast. 427 more words


The Snails that Farm

Us humans really like to talk up our skills at farming. And while it’s true that we have domesticated animals and plants to a degree not seen in other life forms, the act of nurturing and harvesting food is actually not really that special, and is broadly observed throughout the animal kingdom. 825 more words