fauna

Fauna




Some pictures of the local inhabitants..

Pine Marten
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Pine marten


Seal Seals can be seen all around the coast.


The Red Deer Red Deer


Otter Otters are usually very shy, we met this young one on a path near Inverasdale.


A young Otter hiding in the undergrowth Otter


Otter Otters are more commonly seen in or near the water.


Roe Deer live in the woods around us but are very shy. Roe Deer


Mountain Hare The Mountain Hare as seen on An Teallach


Wild goats are often seen on An Teallach and during the winter they come down to the road around Dundonnell Wild goats


Lizard I found this Lizard in the wheelbarrow it was a very warm day and it was obviously enjoying basking in the sun.


Weasel. Xan disturbed this little creature while we were out for a walk. Weasel


Dragonfly Azure Hawker Dragonfly, it stayed long enough for me to get a good picture.


Highland Cattle Highland Cattle


Sheep There are a lot of sheep..



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All pictures © Ian Van Hinsbergh Last Update 3rd December 2014