Lynchcombe Update

Lynchcombe - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_8366

Lynchcombe – Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_8366

The sun rises above Lynchcombe nature reserve on Easter Sunday.

Easter Day at Lynchcombe

Today I walked around Lynchcombe to check on the condition of the nature reserve following the recent blizzards.  Sheep are grazing the grass keeping it short for the wild flowers and butterflies that should soon emerge.

Lynchcombe - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_8213

Lynchcombe – Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_8213

The views across the Somerset Levels are always impressive.

Lynchcombe - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_8286

Lynchcombe – Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_8286

The Somerset Wildlife Trust has been clearing sections of scrub to create flight paths around the reserve for bats.

Lynchcombe - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_8293

Lynchcombe – Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_8293

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