Yet more green shield bugs

Yet another green shield bug

For me, green shield bugs have been the insect of the year of the pandemic. Saw the first ones (busy making more green shield bugs) back in march when the first wave was coming to a crescendo. These from tow separate sightings late September.

Defending acorns

Defending acorns

Two squirrels with acorns. One in Old Nursery Wood, acting like I wanted to grab its nut, and scampering up a tree to keep the acorn safe.

The other, in Bantock Park, eating up its acorn so I couldn’t get my hands on it.