In preparation for Attempt 2 of Questing for Forest Cove, I went down to Landcove beach, from where I will be able to access Forest Cove at low tide. I hadn’t checked the tide times and so it was inaccessible at that time of day.
While I was there I played in the caves.
I took some photos on my phone, as you can see my iPhone GPS has pinned it incorrectly:
I googled where my iPhone thought it was & how far off the mark it is:
I’m finding that technology is the thing that hits me hardest with stark reminders of our immobility in lockdown. The above being an example.
Another being daily Instagram and Facebook ‘Memories’.
-Common Cock Pheasant. Phasianus colchicus.
-Red Fox. Vulpes Vulpes.
-Doe. Female Roe Deer. Capreolus capreolus.
-Red-tailed bumblebee. Bombus lapidaries.
-Herring Gull. Larus argentatus.
-Thrift/Sea Pinks. Armeria maritima
-Stag. Male Roe Deer. Capreolus capreolus.
-Bluebell. Hyacinthoides non-scripta.
Image: Bombus lapidarius. FSC 2019