In reply to Alan.:
I have them on vid now D! Just uploading on YT ... will send to Lodge if I can find address?
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In reply to WendyBartter:
It beats me why they have the camera so low down it can be tampered with by kids, especially if they are not going to keep an eye on it.
Wendy make the video private so others can't see it until you hear from the Lodge firstname.lastname@example.org just send them the link.
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Yes there where similar problems with the 3 children on the webcam yesterday. It’s really quite shocking.
In reply to THOMO:
Hopefully they will keep closer watch after they see the vid Ian, might even be able to recognise the perpetrators!
A few times over the past few years, young children have managed to move the webcam cameras direction at The Lodge, so you can’t see any of the BirdFeeders at all and I’ve normally sent an email and that’s normally been rectified quite quickly. But you would think parents who are visiting a bird and wildlife reserve would at least teach there children some respect of the Countryside and wildlife and then manage to stop enjoyment for others.
They could well be local children there without parental control Ian! That's up to the Lodge staff to sort out!
I hope that’s all it is Wendy.
The camera is back in action. Thanks for the report, but please appreciate we only have a very small team on site, and it was a very busy Bank Holiday weekend.
In reply to Mark Brandon:
Just noticed a few seconds ago another small child playing on with the bird-feeders. Luckily I just saw at least one of the parents take the child in hand. It always happens during the school holidays.
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