Robin Williams, with Tim Vowles

 Wildlife on the Somerset Levels

in the West of England

Summer 2017

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PHOTOGRAPHING insects, birds of prey & waterbirds - in flight

PICTURE GALLERIES of insects and birds in flight

BRITISH HYMENOPTERA, an introduction to

Symphyta, sawflies; Parasitica, parasitic

wasps; Aculeata, bees, wasps, ants

PICTURES of local landscapes

INSECT 'FLATS' in the garden

BUMBLEBEES  in Somerset


DIARY of current events,

plus accounts from

the 1940s to '60s


wild-life and living in the Somerset Levels & West Country





Hoverfly Eupeodes corollae f

Great white egret Egretta alba

Westhay Moor National Nature Reserve

Wigeon Anas penelope f

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