April 29, 2014 Flora and Fauna Camy This ant was on my conservatory windowsill… This ant was on my conservatory windowsill, dragging away a recently shed spider skin. Spiders have to shed their old skins like crabs to enable them to grow. Related Articles Wildlife Treasure Hunt Friday 18th April Posted On April 14, 2014 Wildlife Treasure Hunt this Friday 18th April (part of the Wild Seasons, Wild Spring Festival). Meet at Newton Stewart Riverside car park at 10 30am… King Alfred’s Cakes Posted On March 17, 2014 Lots of the aptly named King Alfred's Cakes on dead Ash wood (not ash disease) at Kirkmabreck. The latin name for this fungi is Daldinia… Cutting Conifer Regeneration at Caldons Posted On March 15, 2014 Cutting conifer regeneration at Caldons today with the volunteers. So nice to be out in good weather.