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Sunday, February 27th 2011

This morning Eco Club went hunting “minibeasts”.  Even though it is still cold we found millipedes, slugs and ladybirds. 

Eco club

One of the children found a ladybird which we identified as a Striped Ladybird (Myzia oblongoguttata)  This is another new species for the Reserve.

Ladybird

Whilst searching in the leaf litter around the outdoor classroom a hibernating Toad was found.  Once looked at he was covered up again.

The children also watched and listened to the Frogs in the ponds.


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