Magpie A magpie cooling his toes in the last of the winter snow.
Lift Off A swan doing its best to take off on the River Esk. Eventually it ran out of runway and gave up!
Red Throated Diver A Red Throated Diver, Loch Fada, South Uist
Kingfisher This Kingfisher was feeding on shrimps at the mouth of the Esk near musselburgh.
These pictures of wading birds and ducks were taken at a pond near the shores of the Forth, just outside Edinburgh. Normally the wading birds like the Godwits, Oyster Catchers and Redshanks would have been […]
A Cormorant drying its wings on the shores of the Forth, near Edinburgh. It used to be believed that Cormorants didn’t produce the waterproofing oils that other aquatic birds do and so needed to dry […]