|A Common Lizard photographed on the "Ramp" at Grove Ferry NNR|
|Kruper's Nuthatch - Icmeler, Turkey|
|A male Common Darter - could be anywhere from Stodmarsh to Turkey!|
|Dawn on the banks of Wilstone Res. Tring|
I would need to be a complete "dullard" to be able to sit here without taking in the other wildlife that shares this
|I will never have the ability to use words to describe the pleasure I gain|
whenever I hook a decent fish. The Dick Walker quote "If ever I stop shaking, it's time to give it up!"
will do for me - man against beast, but without a casualty as a finale.
On arrival, some minutes later - the boat could only do 16 knots - we discovered a huge turtle, floating on its back eating a sardine/mackerel and the hoards of shearwaters had all been attempting to take away its' prize. Absolutely priceless - I was there!
|So what am I supposed to do? Sea-watching from North Foreland and this Singapore campaign Spitfire|
flies past. Ignore it - not a chance - as magical moment as anything else that has ever happened to me.