Walk by the lake

I saw a very young Dabchick (small Grebe) hiding in the reeds – soon the parent surfaced and off they went out of sight.

Lwdcbaby

Lwdab1

Hairy Dragonflies hatch in May and were all over the place.

Lwhairy

The Lake was stormy and beautiful.

Lwlake
Lwplantain

Ribwort Plantain making striking patterns at the water’s edge.

Lwmarestails

Along with Mares tail (which is also a Plantain and not related to the Horsetails – as I used to think – ).

Lwwarblersinging

Snatches of song between gusts of wind. A Sedge Warbler singing its heart out.

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One Response to Walk by the lake

  1. More fabulous photos. Almost (not quite) as good as a trip to Ireland with you. 🙂

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