Monthly Archives: December 2012

Jack Frost visits Dartmoor

Today is a perfect winter day on Dartmoor – clear blue sky and a sharp frost on the ground. Where the sun has reached the ground the moor is back to it’s winter palette of bronze, green and quite a … Continue reading

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Wintery birds by the Dart

I can tell it’s winter as I’ve seen the first pair of goosanders down on the Dart. A beautiful bird, but not very popular with fishermen as they eat the salmon fry. And they did seem to be doing a … Continue reading

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