Surprised to find several hibernacula now widely publicised on social media...??
Pressure from massed local dog walking here...
The coup de grace will be spread of housing developments over the site.
|20210227 Adder Vipera berus & Ladybird|
Basking near hibernacula, flattening body to catch early morns rays.
Fang shot and mouth exercises.
If bitten seek medical attention.
A timely reminder to get vaccinated for everything...
Forked tongue shot, note V-shaped head pattern and stripe to eye.
Snakes moved with ease through the gorse bushes up to a metre from the ground.