2015 review: January - March; Egret nation
|Striking a pose - a River Hogsmill Little Egret|
|One of the two tame Cattle Egrets that frequented farmland close to Lydd, near Dungeness|
As we entered March, moths were notable by their virtual absence. The MV went out, but the returns were poor - very poor. Butterflies were also thin on the ground. I plodded on. My walks took place in more clement weather and the botanical rewards were increasing. Winter may have fizzled out, but the wildlife was not exactly full of the joys of spring...