Summer again toward the tail end of September with
beautifully sunny weather today. Decided to take a walk at
Walked past the playground
En route to the wildlife watchpoint passed the Mad
Views of the Tees Transporter Bridge in the
Spotted swans, moorhens and coots, assorted ducks,
Canadian geese, tits and finches, sheep (including two going at
each other), cows, massive dragonflies and loads of butterflies.
The wildlife garden was in full bloom.
This post was also an experiment in walking around taking photos with an ipad. It wasn’t too terrible…similar to an old school fixed focal length lens you have to get used to walking up to things rather than zooming for a decent shot so don’t expect to take photos of the tiny birds, far away.
A nice feature especially at Saltholme was having a bird app. Perfect for next time we take our nephews and niece if they want to know more about a particular bird.