An occasional blog about natural history, travel, books and writing ... and anything else that catches my attention.
Tuesday, 3 November 2009
How a tree roo spends the afternoon
Lumholtz's tree kangaroos are out and about at all hours. This fellow stopped his afternoon snack to watch me watching him. He was surrounded by a cloud of flies. Judging by his reaction, they were March flies, which were not inconvenienced in the slightest by his thick fur.