Amphibian & Reptile Travels

Monthly Archives: April 2014

I apologise to my readers who expect to see posts about European amphibians and reptiles on my blog but from time to time I just have to share some other information. The island of Malta is one I know well, my family holidays there every year and I know it is a beautiful island. Yet there is one alarming factor which stops me from going along on holiday there myself. To birders… Read More

I’ve spent the past four days exploring a number of locations in four counties with Carl Corbidge, mainly looking for reptiles but also some birds. On Saturday, at a familiar location in okay weather, we found a number of male Adders (Vipera berus) and one female. On Sunday we went to a new location and in hot weather (for Yorkshire…) we found three males and a couple of Common lizards (Zootoca vivipara). Driving… Read More