Daring not to breath. Unaware of the ache I felt in my muscles only minutes before. Clad in waterproofs, hood up, snood over my face, rocks to my back, eyes wide as a trail of bubbles approached my location.
It has been a cold winter in the central Highlands and I'm accustomed to stoking the log burner and wearing my full length Pajamas to bed. The native wildlife however have a range of slightly different techniques to ward of the chill of a winter’s night.
...fly. Heading into Glen Affric only one creature was on my mind (Although I expected to see many). One of Scotland's rarest dragonflies, if not the rarest, the Downy Emerald. Only present in 3 locations across Scotland.
Glen Affric and its remnant Caledonian pine for...