the clues and evidence that betray the presence of wildlife...
Sunday, 19 September 2010
Cones Wedged in Trees
Conifer cones wedged in crevices in the bark of a tree. Probably the work of Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major. Woodpeckers do this in order to be able to extract the conifer seeds. Bialowieza, Poland, May 2010.
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.