Beware- Early arrival of pine processionary caterpillars Nerja

processionary caterpillars

Thanks in part to a warmer than usual autumn the arrival of the deadly pine processionary caterpillar will come earlier this year. Despite summer still being several months away the tell-tale processionary caterpillar nests can be seen in the pine trees along the Guadalhorce River. Professor of Biology at Malaga University Enrique Salvo says: “There is an unusually large incidence …

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With Cheryl out of the country, the DM has space to print some very good pictures of Kingfishers feeding their young inside their nest….Pictures… There are also a couple of photos of a kingfisher diving to catch dinner for the family. Amazing how such strange looking young turn into such beautiful creatures.