Monthly Archive: November 2018

Devil's Coach-horse 0

Beetles

Horrified, I read in the press recently that some tidy person had hoovered up a collection of hibernating ladybirds. I guess she assumed they were dead. Ladybirds can escape the cold, prey-less months in...

Corsica Nuthatch 0

Nuthatches home and away

I refilled the bird feeders at the start of October, having left them empty over the summer when I reckoned the nearby woods were overflowing with natural food. I had thought that the feeders...