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Wet 'n' Wild Quiz

Nature quiz relating to 'wet' or 'wild' personal sightings 8 Questions.

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Question 1 Photo

It was at 'Hethpool Linn' that I saw my first red squirrel in the wild.. what type of geographical feature is a 'linn'?

  • Rock formatiion
  • Forest
  • Meadow
  • Waterfall

Question 2 Photo

Walking in 'The Cheviots' one day, I was privileged to meet one of these rare and truly wild animals only ten yards away on the path ahead, which animal's scent will I never forget?

  • Sheep
  • Wolf
  • Goat
  • Hare

Question 3 Photo

Crossing a stream over a wee bridge, after a shower of rain, I saw a 'silver screen' of beautiful cobwebs sparkling in the sunshine, which creatures were responsible for creating this scene?

  • Wasps
  • Spiders
  • Earwigs
  • Butterflies

Question 4 Photo

In the 'Glentress Forest' one night I witnessed a 'bat ballet' (water bats feeding off the flies over a pond as the sun set behind) what is the correct name for a water bat?

  • Daubenton's bat
  • Common pipistrelle bat
  • Whiskered bat
  • Brown long-eared bat

Question 5 Photo

Although I have seen evidence of otters (spoors, hovers, spraints and even a holt) I've yet to see an otter in the wild.. what do otters mainly eat?

  • Frogs
  • Birds
  • Insects
  • Fish

Question 6 Photo

Walking through a field I noticed lots of 'puffballs' and as I passed, one exploded in front of me.. what type of vegetable is a 'puffball'?

  • Turnip
  • Carrot
  • Mushroom
  • Beetroot

Question 7 Photo

At the top of 'Harbottle Hill' I was captivated by the beautiful iridescent dragonflies and damselflies darting around in the sunshine.. approximately how many species are native to Britain?

  • 200
  • 40
  • 100
  • 4

Question 8 Photo

Hares are usually solitary animals so I was astounded one day to see about 80 in one field.. what is a hare's home known as?

  • A form
  • A sett
  • A drey
  • A holt