Follow in Nigel's Footsteps

Monday, 4 August 2014

Signs of Autumn...

Many thanks to Dave Helliar for supplying images he's taken over the last couple of weeks around the local area. The first wood sandpiper of the year (and stunning pics they are too), a sure sign that things are on the move and autumn passage has begun...but summer hasn't finished yet,  here are a few insects from Dave's garden in Chard - all taken on a bridge camera:

Myathropa florea: D. Heliar
Megachile centuncularis: D. Helliar
Syrphus ribesii: D. Helliar
Syrphus ribesii: D. Helliar
Eristalis arbustorum: D. Helliar
Sphaerophoria sp: D. Helliar
Melanostoma scalare: D. Helliar
Red-tailed bumblebee: D. Helliar
Common Blue: D. Helliar
Clouded Yellow, Lower Bruckland Ponds : D. Helliar
Small red-eyed damselfly, Lower Bruckland Ponds: D. Helliar
Hobby: D. Helliar
Juvenile Little Ringed Plover: D. Helliar
Adult LRP: D. Helliar
and saving the best 'til last:
Great White Egret: D. Helliar
Wood Sandpiper: D. Helliar
Wood Sandpiper: D. Helliar
Wood Sandpiper: D. Helliar
Wood Sandpiper: D. Helliar
Wood Sandpiper: D. Helliar
Wood Sandpiper: D. Helliar
Kingfisher: D. Helliar
Kingfisher: D. Helliar
Kingfisher: D. Helliar
Kingfisher: D. Helliar

I'm sure you'll agree, a fantastic set of images!

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