Out wildlife hunting all day and we get home and there's a short eared owl in the garden! Looking right at us. Not much time to get a decent photo before it left.
So far, we've seen grey and common seals, more curlews and oystercatchers than you can shake a stick at, stonechat, whinchat, redshanks, razorbills, guillemots, black guillemots, shags, fulmars, terns, greylag geese and goslings, swans with cygnets, hares, black rabbits, lapwings, skuas, greater black backed gulls, black headed gulls, eider ducks with ducklings, skylarks, linnets, meadow pippets, jellyfish, Northern marsh orchid, sundews, cotton grass, lousewort, milkwort, birds foot trefoil, tormentil, so many lichens and mosses...plus loads more.... Still no otters, orcas or dolphins. We'll keep trying. Fab holiday. With my ecologist guide and hubby @thecolumbarium
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