Local wildlife sightings in and around Somerset, Devon and Dorset (and occasionally further afield too). Dedicated Nikon user. Follow me on Twitter @chardbirder. All images on this Blog are copyright of the Owner/contributors and cannot be used without written permission. All views expressed are my own.
Follow in Nigel's Footsteps
Monday, 6 May 2013
With nothing around worth twitching this morning, I decided to enjoy the sunshine and try to film the returning tree pipits near Chard. Like everything else, they are late arriving on site this year but, like so many other species, they signify the arrival of Spring...and boy has it been a long time coming. This little chap was incredibly obliging, I just stood still on the edge of the clearing and he flew right over and started singing: