the clues and evidence that betray the presence of wildlife...
Wednesday, 30 September 2009
Spruce Cones Opened By Crossbills
Spruce cones found on the ground below trees were Common Crossbills Loxia curvirostra had been feeding. The birds have twisted them open them to extract the seeds. High Tatras, Slovakia, September 2009.
A new book on European wildlife signs published September 2014. Click the cover image for more details
WELCOME TO TRACKS & SIGNS
This blog deals with the tracks and signs that wildlife leave. These include foot, hoof, claw and paw prints, trails, dung, scat, sprait, pellets, spawn, eggs, feathers, fur, nests, burrows, dens, bones, food remains etc. Get out there, get tracking and please contribute with comments and photos. Gerard Gorman
Central & Eastern European Wildlife
Gerard Gorman is author of this book, published in 2008 by Bradt. It has sections on Looking For Wildlife and Tracks And Signs.