Wednesday, 10 August 2016

Squacco Heron 2

A couple more shots of the Squacco showing how the changing light conditions make all the difference.


Tuesday, 9 August 2016

Squacco Heron

Finally the Squacco Heron got pinned down and what a cracking bird.



Monday, 8 August 2016

Roosting Dunlin

 A nice group of Dunlin were found roosting over high tide on the Humber at the weekend which allowed very close approach in good light.









Saturday, 6 August 2016

Squacco Heron, Far Ings, Barton Upon Humber

Was very lucky to see the Squacco Heron at 9.15 last night after a quick dash from a birthday meal out! Not so lucky today after fruitlessly searching in the heat from Target Pit to Hoe Hill but did have a very close encounter with this young Swallow.


Monday, 1 August 2016

Bombus Hypnorum

Otherwise known as Tree Bumblebee, this is the biggest one I have seen in the garden - absolutely fabulous if only I could get a sharp flight shot!







Sunday, 24 July 2016

Caspian Tern

A new Britist tick for me this afternoon with a Caspian Tern on Trent Falls just off Alkborough, very distant so heavily cropped photos!








Tuesday, 12 July 2016

The return of Ivy Broomrape!

We thought we had lost these in the garden but suddenly two spikes appeared