SZ5885 : Alverstone Mead Pose

taken 6 years ago, near to Alverstone, Isle of Wight, Great Britain

Alverstone Mead Pose
Alverstone Mead Pose
At the Alverstone Mead Nature Reserve, the squirrel sits in characteristic pose, whilst nibbling on a nut. Note how the squirrel's paws have evolved; four 'fingers' with claws to enable easy climbing and digging, plus a vestigial 'thumb' to hold food, whilst eating.
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SZ5885, 136 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 10 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Woodland, Forest 
Place (from Tags)
Isle of Wight 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 5805 8519 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:39.8098N 1:10.8016W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 5806 8518
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Alverstone  Mead  Nature Reserve  Sciurus Vulgaris  Red Squirrel 

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