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by makman
February 21st, 2019, 2:53 pm
Forum: Birds
Topic: Peregrines 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 43

Re: Peregrines 2019

i had a peek a few minutes ago, but sadly no birds were to be seen at the nest :(
by makman
February 21st, 2019, 2:50 pm
Forum: General Wildlife
Topic: First signs of Spring
Replies: 19
Views: 80

Re: First signs of Spring

had a couple of large Bumble bees in the garden this morning, :)
i've been laid low with a flu type bug all week, and not been able to go out anywhere, so nice to be able to look out of the window and see things happening at last :)
by makman
February 21st, 2019, 2:47 pm
Forum: new members
Topic: A warm welcome to our newest member Cjeans
Replies: 2
Views: 5

Re: A warm welcome to our newest member Cjeans

and welcome from me too :)
by makman
February 15th, 2019, 5:36 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: image posting
Replies: 5
Views: 16

Re: image posting

its worth losing that portal page to have this feature i think :) like others here, i had the site bookmarked to go straight to the index too, so i didnt see much of the portal page as a rule anyway, it certainly tidies things up when viewed on the computer i must say :) and with less scrolling down...
by makman
February 15th, 2019, 5:33 pm
Forum: Butterflies
Topic: first butterfly of the year
Replies: 3
Views: 7

first butterfly of the year

saw my first butterfly of the year today,
a nice bright Comma butterfly in the garden :)
having just returned from a walk which saw me render my camera useless, i was unable to get a photo of it i'm afraid :(
by makman
February 15th, 2019, 5:28 pm
Forum: Your Favourite Walks
Topic: Budby
Replies: 9
Views: 105

Re: Budby

we took a walk on Budby today, which started of quite nicely, as the weather was great, like a lovely spring day in fact :) i took a couple of photos of my favourite tree on the heath, pine 1.JPG pine 2.JPG and then we climbed the stile to go onto the heath itself, which was when things started to g...
by makman
February 3rd, 2019, 12:25 pm
Forum: Over The Fence
Topic: the weather
Replies: 101
Views: 818

Re: the weather

its still quite cold here today, even though the sun is shining :roll: we've had a bit of snow over the last 2 days, but nothing much, and its all but gone now, it seems we have missed the worst of the snow, for now, unlike some parts of the country ! but there is still lots of time for it to snow h...
by makman
February 3rd, 2019, 12:20 pm
Forum: Butterflies
Topic: 2018 Butterfly Count
Replies: 2
Views: 5

Re: 2018 Butterfly Count

another impressive list of species, and one or two, like the purple hairstreak, i've never seen myself :(
by makman
February 3rd, 2019, 12:18 pm
Forum: Moths
Topic: 2018 Moth Count
Replies: 3
Views: 9

Re: 2018 Moth Count

a very impressive list Moriati !
it looks like you could fill the AZ with those on your own :D
by makman
January 17th, 2019, 2:46 pm
Forum: Bracket type of fungi
Topic: Tremella mesenterica
Replies: 10
Views: 62

Re: Tremella mesenterica

i would say it is definitely Tremella mesenterica Makman, as you can see the odd lilac coloured patches of host Peniphora on the branch, there is another one that looks like this, Tremella aurantia, but it has Stereum hirsutum - hairy curtain crust as its host i think ? but not one i have knowingly...