Saturday, March 07, 2009

90 up

We reached no. 90 on the garden list today. I was watching the inhabitants of the pond - backswimmers, water boatmen and a few beetles - when two Mute Swans flew over. Conveniently they announced their fleeting presence with their loud wingbeats (Mutes are the only swans with noisy wings).

A total of 100 suddenly seems more possible, but I think it might take rather a long time...