A huge amount of hawthorn and other berries is making Mercers Wood look very autumnal now. There was a large group (a dozen or more) of Long-tailed Tits in the wood this morning. A male Merlin was seen hunting on the riverside not far from the wood. A female has spent the winter in thisRead more about Autumnal in the Wood[…]
Lots of dragonflies are now appearing on the riverside – blue and black bodied male Hawkers, green and black bodied female Hawkers, bright red bodied Common Darters.