It’s late and the light is dull. There’s nobody around at Stover Country Park apart from me and this female Great Spotted Woodpecker:
What’s that below? Instead of the usual Grey Squirrels which bound and abound here, there’s an enormous Brown Rat Rattus norvegicus below:
Rats are one reason you’re meant to clear up underneath your bird feeders.
They’re stunning creatures, so I’m glad the park rangers haven’t. I think I might just clear up underneath the one in my garden, though. Would you?