Mad Scientess Jane Expat (nanila) wrote,
Mad Scientess Jane Expat
nanila

Snake! Snake! Oh, it's a snake

Swimming grass snake

Click to embiggen


Yesterday was the first time in my 6.5+ years in England that I've seen a snake in the wild. There are only three types of snake in the UK: the adder, the grass snake and the smooth snake. I was very excited when the bloke & I spotted a grass snake while walking around a National Trust property in Norfolk (Oxburgh Hall). This was the best shot I could get of it, as it was swimming rather rapidly upstream...towards a group of ducklings.
Tags: england, milestone, norfolk, photo
Subscribe

  • The Friday Five on a Sunday + LEGO Space shuttle

    1) Do you like to drive? In a word, no. I do it because I have to. There are very specific circumstances under which it is enjoyable to drive, and…

  • Yorkshire Sculpture Park

    Last week we went up to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park for an outdoor playdate with the bloke's sister and the cousins. As with every trip to Leeds, we…

  • Cake pops == cake wrecks

    This is my first Easter holiday attempt to catch up with the dozens of posts I've been meaning to make and have had no time to write. About a year…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 2 comments