A photograph of a group of gannets (seabirds) diving into water has been declared winner of the 2012 British Wildlife Photography awards. The photograph, taken from below the water's surface, was snapped by Dr Matt Doggett and is titled Gannet Jacuzzi.
"Ireland's Butterflies: A Review" is a really great book highlighting everything you ever wanted to know about Ireland's butterflies -- their biology, ecology, distribution and species profiles.The photographs throughout are simply amazing. Definitely worth a look!
A seal moved into the freshwater lakes of Killarney via the Laune River. The sight of the animal about away from the coast astonished Mike O’Sullivan, a keen walker and angler, when he was out for a walk on Wednesday.