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by Placido
Tue Oct 22, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Other Animals and Insects
Topic: Wasp
Replies: 38
Views: 19095

Re: Wasp

Ah, right. Looking for quarters.
The annual lawn excavation of the lawn by treerats hasn't begun yet so she had no luck there.
by Placido
Tue Oct 22, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....
Replies: 1317
Views: 362478

Re: WHAT I SAW TODAY.....

That's all very good, Jacksparrow. Like Number 11 buses they come along in bunches. (Collective noun - a bunch of buses :unsure:.) About the baby woodies - seems to be a lot of woodies about at the moment, youngsters included, to the extent that I looked them up and discovered that they can breed in...
by Placido
Mon Oct 21, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Other Animals and Insects
Topic: Wasp
Replies: 38
Views: 19095

Re: Wasp

Following on from Jacksparrow's bumble bee spot t'other day, I met a wasp this morning. It was flying very low to the dew-soaked grass :shrug:. Either thirsty or it had dropped something.
by Placido
Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: Other Animals and Insects
Topic: Squirrel
Replies: 81
Views: 31831

Re: Squirrel

Mine stop, mine stop :weep:. They don't care whether I'm watching or not :magnify:
by Placido
Fri Oct 18, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: Other Animals and Insects
Topic: WHAT ELSE I SAW TODAY
Replies: 103
Views: 54897

Re: WHAT ELSE I SAW TODAY

Ah, that's a shame. Hope she finds warm quarters very soon. Amazing spot, Jacksparrow :yes:
by Placido
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Birds
Topic: WREN
Replies: 6
Views: 581

Re: WREN

Didn't see one but heard one :clap: this morning. Very loud, like a little corncrake :unsure:. Eh? Are you sure you weren't stood on it's toe :wave2: I assure you that no Troglodytes troglodytes were harmed during this encounter !! It's a well-known fact that pound for pound the wren has an astonis...
by Placido
Sat Oct 12, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Birds
Topic: WREN
Replies: 6
Views: 581

Re: WREN

Didn't see one but heard one :clap: this morning. Very loud, like a little corncrake :unsure:.
by Placido
Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Pond Life
Topic: POND LINER
Replies: 36
Views: 1603

Re: POND LINER

I'm certain they will return rejoicing to their refurbished home, Jacksparrow :nod:. Now you can put the rent up :D :rara:
by Placido
Thu Oct 10, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: Pond Life
Topic: POND LINER
Replies: 36
Views: 1603

Re: POND LINER

'A' for Effort, Jacksparrow :yes:. Next year should be very interesting :). What about the noots ??
by Placido
Thu Oct 10, 2019 8:01 am
Forum: Other Animals and Insects
Topic: BUTTERFLIES
Replies: 269
Views: 108255

Re: BUTTERFLIES

WOW ! Just shows how far south you are. Thought only Willpar was getting them now.