For those of you that don't know 'Tewit' is the Lancashire name for Lapwing and today when I was visiting a client near Grimsargh I ringed a Tewit chick. I was attempting to ring two Tewit chicks but a field full of excitable youngstock meant I could only find one!
Close to the field where the young Lapwings were is a local landmark called the 'Reindeer' tree. What do you think? I think it looks a lot like a Reindeer.
Botanising in Scotland June 2017 Part 1: The Agony and the Ecstasy! - At the very beginning of June we were in Scotland for the *Chequered Skipper *at Glasdrum Wood but also on our agenda was to search for *Diapensia lappon...
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