Category: Wildlife

My wildlife sightings and photos

Red Squirrel Capers Continue

In my previous blog here I posted a few photos of my new Red Squirrel garden visitors. Since then, another new male has also been turning up, and a female has visited again. I’m not sure if it is the same female as before, her ear tufts are smaller and there is no obvious scar […]

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Red Squirrel Visitors

I’ve been lucky to receive these lovely visitors to my garden over the last four weeks. I have my trail camera set up on the feeding area to catch them when I’m not watching. I ended up buying a squirrel feeder a day after I saw the first squirrel and it’s being well used. I […]

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Marine Clean in Memory of a Humpback Whale

On Sunday 16th June, I took part in Marine Clean 2019 organised by a good friend of mine, Ailsa, who volunteers with the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR).  The clean was done in memory of a Humpback Whale who was spotted earlier this year in the Firth of Forth dragging a buoy along behind […]

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Ladybird Bonanza

I don’t know if anyone else has noticed the large number of ladybirds that have seem to have appeared this year? I’ve spotted (no pun intended) many in the garden. On a walk this morning there were lots of them along the road’s verge, mainly on the nettles. I’ve never seen so many. Here’s a […]

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