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These photos were all taken in and around Staplefield over the last few weeks.
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Copyright 2019 Paul Hunter All Rights Reserved


14 Sep

'Robin's pincushion' the work of the bedeguar gall wasp.

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photo courtesy of Margaret Dean


12 Sep

Goodbye summer champagne and hello elderberry wine

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9 Sep

The sun was getting low by the time the band of volunteers had finished clearing the area
in and around the pond.

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The Upper Common 'Pond Restoration Team 2019'

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photos courtesy of Hilary Harber


26 Aug

A flock of flycatchers were darting out from their perches, catching flies and tumbling
back on to their perches again.

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The beautiful pattern of a disintegrating veil on top of this fungus. It's impossible to identify
from this angle but it looks pretty toxic to me.

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photo courtesy of Elizabeth Mailey

 

20 Aug

It's a time of plenty, and bees are enjoying the garden...
 

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...as are the cabbage white caterpillars.

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15 Aug

Upper Common

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August rainfall has kept the village looking green

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12 Aug

A marbled white enjoying a rare moment of sunshine on a bramble bush

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11 Aug

A delicious-looking bracket fungus on Nymans' millennium walk

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Ducks seemed pretty oblivious to the stormy weather

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