Icicles and bird ringers

Monday, February 1st 2010

Today has been very bright and cold. Amazingly there are still pockets of snow around.

This picture of rounded icicles was taken up on the moor where the edges of a little ditch were covered in these frozen sculptures.

Rounded icicles

Meanwhile, the bird ringers were out on the training area re-newing and repairing owl boxes. Here you can see Tom, Chris, John and Stuart in the process of putting a box up. A 4-man effort indeed!

Volunteers putting up a box

John was enjoying himself up a tree with a hammer!

John putting up a box

This is all part of the vital work which goes on behind the scenes.


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