Tim Melling – Hobby

Tim writes: Hobbies are quite thin on the ground where I live in the Yorkshire Pennines so I was pleased when I came across this juvenile Hobby locally.    Hobby is a falcon, one of four species that breed in Britain, the others being Kestrel, Merlin and Peregrine.  But all others are resident, with Hobby being…

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This week’s quote is from Lucy Maud Montgomery (died 1942) I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers. More on Lucy Maud Montgomery (see here) Likes(2)Dislikes(0)

Tim Melling – Black Bear

Tim writes: this was a close encounter with a female Black Bear.  She had twin year-old cubs with her too (see below) but at this point she was so close I could only manage a head and shoulders shot.  I stumbled across them by the roadside at Coal Harbour right at the north end of…