Tawny Owl #birds



Birds, Tawny Owl, January 2018


Strix aluco, provisional identification. (more…)

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Butter Waxcap #fungi



Fungi, unidentified, December 2017


Hygrocybe ceracea. Provisional identification. (more…)

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What a hoot! #birds



Birds, Tawny Owl, provisional identification, November 2017


At last a reasonable photo, possibly a Tawny Owl, Strix aluco. (more…)

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Hornets and hibernation #insects



Insects, Hornet, October 2017


With the wood ‘closing down’ for winter, this site will be semi-hibernating. We’ll be publishing every Monday and Friday, rather than daily, until the Spring. (more…)

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Dark Honey Fungus #fungus



Fungus, Dark Honey Fungus, provisional identification, October 2017


Armillaria ostoyae, provisional identification. (more…)

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Common Funnel #fungi



Fungi, Common Funnel, October 2017


Possibly Clitocybe gibba. (more…)

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Brick Tuft #fungi



Fungus, Brick Tuft, provisional identification, October 2017


Possibly Hypholoma lateritium. Provisional identification. (more…)

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‘Through ferns with moisture dripping …’



Plants, fern, unidentified, October 2017


From ‘The Blue Mountains‘ by Henry Lawson. (more…)

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Stump Puffball #fungi



Fungi, Stump Puffball, provisional identification, October 2017


Stump Puffball, Lycoperdon pyriforme. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Shaggy Inkcap or the Lawyer’s Wig #fungi



Fungi, Shaggy Inkcap, October 2017


Coprinus comatus, provisional identification, in the middle of the track leading to the wood. (more…)

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Common Jellyspot #fungi



Fungi, Common jellyspot, September 2017


Dacrymyces stillatus. Provisional identification. (more…)

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Crested Coral #fungi



Fungi, Crested Coral, provisional identification, September 2017


Clavulina coralloides. Provisional identification. (more…)

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