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Nature Writing

Richard Herley



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Copyright 1984-2010 Richard Herley

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Cover image: Cley Mill, Norfolk



Table of Contents

Introduction
The Geese of Oxhey
In the Valley
Defending a Territory
Giants and Pygmies
Ancient Aviators
Flaunden by Night
Secrets of the Goldeneye
At the Ford
Up from the Pit
The Red and the Grey
Open All Hours
Bird Song
White’s “Selborne”
Staines Reservoir
A Moorhen
Frogs
Wind
The First Chiffchaff
Hares
Herons
Croxley Moor
Bumblebees
Introduced Trees
Tring Reservoirs
Hydra
Bluebells
Swallows
Plant Odours
Weasels
Glaciers
Badgers
Snails
Lapwings
The Aquatic Ape?
Nettles
Preening
Lichens
Dragonflies
Balsams
Spotted Flycatchers
The Moon
Black-headed Gulls
Aristocrat Butterflies
Collared Doves
Fungi
Sleeping Rough
Stocker’s Lake
Leaf-fall
Mandrake
Moles
Hunting Sparrowhawk
Linnets
Brent Geese
Unchanged Selborne
Words from My Nature Journal

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