Had to take a circuitous route as some of the the back lanes were flooded. Nearly got lost in the wilds of Alkington! But there's still feeding going on in the ditches of the Moss - plus a whole heap of these warty little frogs.
This blog charts the fortunes of water voles in and around the Whitchurch area, North Shropshire. Water voles are one of the UK's most threatened mammals, extinct in many counties, and so it's vital they receive as much monitoring and protection as there is going. Here in Whitchurch we're lucky enough to have them right in the middle of town - how cool is that?