Remarkably bad

Last night we went off looking for Nightjars.  Unfortunately the males on our favoured common have stopped displaying around us and have moved to more inaccessible locations, making it unrewarding, until a female came and sat in front of us for a minute in reasonable light (reasonable for observation that is).  The picture is bad, but remarkable that there’s a picture at all, at 2149.

A trip to the New Forest today was disappointing: only a brief view of a Goshawk and very few other raptors , and little else enlivened an otherwise pleasant walk.

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A Swallow on the down behind us
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Skylark. It's rude to sing with your mouth full.
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Female Nightjar
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It'll take your arm off - the Sundew is a carnivorous plant.
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Silver-studded Blue