The Jurassic Coast

Highlights from a walk along the Jurassic Coast close to Langton Matravers, Dorset.

Wren on an old tree stump
The common or British Wren at a former quarry.
Roe Deer running through the quarry
Roe Deer

I’m unsure who was the more surprised me or the deer. Although relatively common at dawn or dusk I didn’t really expect to see one at 10.30am.

A short video taken with the carry everywhere, compact camera – Panasonic LX5

Barn Swallows preparing to cross the channel
Barn Swallows preparing for departure across the English Channel.
Barn Swallows on a telegraph wire
Slightly more relaxed.
Decaying tractor and bucket 
After years of quarrying there’s something almost poetic about this tractor and bucket’s inevitable decay. A more unusual example of the Law of Increasing Entropy. Difficult to imagine such an incredibly peaceful area being an industrial landscape.

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