Grasshoppers are tasty

Learnt something new about Cattle Egrets they are brilliant at catching Grasshoppers.  Usually see them foraging in the fields, but the other week one very kindly demonstrated her (or his) prowess in the car park by our apartment. And if you want to see more photographs of Egrets check out last year’s blog post.

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Egrets through the lens

Once a rarity in the UK, over the past 25years Egrets have become almost common.  Usually seen in wetlands and estuaries on the South Coast, although they are spreading inland and northwards.   I have seen one in a stream in the middle of a housing estate in my home town of Winchester.   He […]

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