More rain! – February 2014

I think that the main thing that can be said about this month is that it was a little on the wet side. The Tribe however, STILL get excited about the rain – from the Eldest down to the Littlest. We are probably the only family who find this weather a novelty and just a little bit exciting. For our wildlife however (as well as for all those who have been affected by the rain and destruction of the high winds) it has not been so good. Those creatures living underground in burrows are likely to have been flooded, possibly trapping and killing the animals. We have certainly noticed a distinct lack of rabbits in the garden and fields around us (much to the delight of Father of the Tribe), but only time will tell as to whether the rabbit (fox and badger) populations have been affected by the weather. Continue reading More rain! – February 2014