the clues that betray the presence of Europe's wildlife...
Tuesday, 26 June 2012
Roadkill: Beech Marten
The presence of some animals can be revealed when they are found dead on roads. Here is a dead Beech Marten Martes foina, a species that is often rather common in urban areas but mostly nocturnal. Photo taken by Gerard Gorman, at Aggtelek, Hungary, June 2012.
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.