Amphibian & Reptile Travels

Monthly Archives: May 2012

Here is a page with some photos from the Gerald Durrell’s Corfu week by the Durrell School of Corfu where I was one of the leading field guides in May 2012. Click here or on the photo below to visit the page

I’ve just got back from a fantastic week in Corfu with the Durrell School of Corfu for the Gerald Durrell’s Corfu week and I would like to say a big thank you to my colleagues and the amazing participants who made the week truly unforgettable.  Even the severe fire damage from August 2011 that destroyed some of my favourite areas couldn’t dampen our spirits. As always I found almost all the native… Read More

After one of the wettest and coldest Aprils on record I haven’t visited my regular adder site for five weeks so with some half decent weather I decided to pay them a visit today. Early on it was quite cold and windy, during which I saw several Kestrels hovering around and then a large Buzzard (Buteo buteo), this is worrying as I’ve never seen this species around this adder site before and… Read More