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Otter at the weir.

Observed: 7th February 2013 By: GentalisGentalis’s reputation in MammalsGentalis’s reputation in Mammals
Otter at the weir
Otter at the weir 2

Hunting on the weir next to the busy Bus Station, swimming around the weir, diving and surfacing, eating something which was hard to see. 10.15 in the morning.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Otter (Lutra lutra) interacts


chrisbrooks's picture


A real treat by the sound of it and nice images as well.

Gentalis's picture

Thank you Chris.

This is next to a busy bus station, with lots of people waiting for buses, it knew i was there, at times looking at me, i had the camera on a tripod, so a number of people stopped to look at what i was doing, giving a chance for others to see it. life can be good.

the naturalist man's picture


An amazing observation, you were very lucky!

Graham Banwell

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DebbieA's picture

An excellent siting - a rare

An excellent siting - a rare observation, you were very lucky and some great images!

Debbie Alston
iSpot Biodiversity Mentor - East Midlands

Debbie Alston

Gentalis's picture

Thank you.

Thank you for your comments.