Iain Taylor

April 2020

April 2020 Garden Wildlife

As with the rest of the country, we have been in lock down due to the Corona Virus pandemic throughout April. We are, however, extremely fortunate to live in a rural area and have a large garden and field to get out and about in. April continued be to largely dry with some stunning cloud free days giving amply opportunity to watch the wildlife that we have on our doorstep.

Read More»

March 2020

February 2020

January 2020

RSPB Fowlsheugh

It had been about 15 years since I last visited Fowlheugh. The reserve was far larger than I remembered with large numbers of Razorbills and Guillemots, with smaller groups of Kittiwakes, Herring Gulls, Fulmars and Puffins. Having only ever seen Puffins from a distance before, it was a real treat to be able to see them close to.

Read More»

Butterflies, Moths and Damselflies

Some of the insects spotted around our garden.

Read More»

Troup Head & Forvie Sands 2019

A visit from my Mum & Aunt & Uncle in June provided and excellent excuse to visit Forvie sands and Troup head.

Read More»

Spring Wildlife 2019

Bumble Bees