Featured post

Three Foxes (A Camera Trap Post)

So here is a post based on what the blog is named after, a camera trap in Cornwall. I had a lot of chicken pieces left over from dinner and...

Tuesday, 6 March 2012

Sunbathing Lizards

I have just had an email from the camera manufacturers saying they are going to replace my camera so expect some camera trapping back here soon. In the mean time here is a new species for the blog, some sand lizards.

Last week we had a few days of nice sunny warm weather so off on the coastal cliff path we went. The main goal was to see adders but we saw none. In one of the places we searched these two lizards where sunbathing before heading out on their daily business.

Lizard in the thorns

They where sitting on the top of a gorse bush, hence the thorns, which cut into my hand taking the photos. It was nice to see these little reptiles since here in the U.K they are hardly seen.

Close up of the lizard

Anyway camera trap posts soon. Stay tuned.