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Scratching on tree trunk

Observed: 8th March 2012 By: Merops-iar
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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scrapes to trunk
exstensive scratching to tree trunk
Description:

Vertical scratches on the tree stem within woodland

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I have seen this before

There is a log with similar scratching on it close to a single burrow on my patch. They will be looking for invertebrates under the bark on rotten wood.

http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/237610

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