Return to main page
This printed information is © www.west-crete.com 1999 - 2007 - The West Crete information site -

A sheep in the Madares  - 15th June 2007

tag

 

Sheep grazing in the Madares - Click to enlarge

 

Sheep in the Madares

 

Following on yesterday's picture, here is another sheep grazing in the Madares, the high mountains of Crete.

Note the plants at its feet: the tasty malotira which is just starting to flower and which the Cretans will collect for tea (they will need to hurry before the sheep graze it all), the spiny cushions of the Astragalus angustifolius as well as a few of the beautiful Anchusa cespitosa. All and more are just starting to flower at these altitudes (1600m and over).

The sheep have not been shorn yet (except for their backside which makes milking the easier and more hygienic) so that they can first get used to the night cold.

You can click on the picture to enlarge.

Support this site when you shop with Amazon
Visit my other gallery where you can purchase prints of some of my photos

Archived:

| 31-12-07 | 30-12-07 | 29-12-07 | 28-12-07 | 27-12-07 | 26-12-07 | 24-12-07 | 23-12-07 | 22-12-07 | 21-12-07 | 20-12-07 | 19-12-07 | 18-12-07 | 17-12-07 | 16-12-07 | 15-12-07 | 14-12-07 | 13-12-07 | 12-12-07 | 11-12-07 | 10-12-07 | 8-12-07 | 7-12-07 | 6-12-07 | 5-12-07 | 4-12-07 | 3-12-07 | 1-12-07 | 30-11-07 | 29-11-07 | 28-11-07 | 27-11-07 | 26-11-07 | 24-11-07 | 23-11-07 | 22-11-07 | 21-11-07 | 20-11-07 | 19-11-07 | 16-11-07 | 15-11-07 | 14-11-07 | 27-9-07 | 26-9-07 | 25-9-07 | 24-9-07 | 23-9-07 | 22-9-07 | 15-9-07 | 14-9-07 | 12-9-07 | 10-9-07 | 9-9-07 | 8-9-07 | 7-9-07 | 6-9-07 | 5-9-07 | 4-9-07 | 3-9-07 | 2-9-07 | 31-8-07 | 27-8-07 | 26-8-07 | 24-8-07 | 23-8-07 | 21-8-07 | 20-8-07 | 19-8-07 | 18-8-07 | 17-8-07 | 16-8-07 | 15-8-07 | 14-8-07 | 13-8-07 | 12-8-07 | 11-8-07 | 10-8-07 | 9-8-07 | 8-8-07 | 7-8-07 | 6-8-07 | 5-8-07 | 4-8-07 | 3-8-07 | 2-8-07 | 1-8-07 | 31-7-07 | 30-7-07 | 29-7-07 | 28-7-07 | 27-7-07 | 26-7-07 | 25-7-07 | 23-7-07 | 22-7-07 | 21-7-07 | 20-7-07 | 19-7-07 | 18-7-07 | 17-7-07 | 16-7-07 | 15-7-07 | 11-7-07 | 10-7-07 | 8-7-07 | 6-7-07 | 5-7-07 | 4-7-07 | 3-7-07 | 2-7-07 | 1-7-07 | 29-6-07 | 28-6-07 | 26-6-07 | 25-6-07 | 22-6-07 | 21-6-07 | 20-6-07 | 19-6-07 | 17-6-07 | 16-6-07 | 15-6-07 | 14-6-07 | 13-6-07 | 12-6-07 | 10-6-07 | 9-6-07 | 8-6-07 | 6-6-07 | 5-6-07 | 29-5-07 | 28-5-07 | 26-5-07 | 25-5-07 | 24-5-07 | 23-5-07 | 22-5-07 | 21-5-07 | 20-5-07 | 19-5-07 | 18-5-07 | 17-5-07 | 16-5-07 | 15-5-07 | 27-4-07 | 26-4-07 | 25-4-07 | 24-4-07 | 23-4-07 | 22-4-07 | 21-4-07 | 20-4-07 | 19-4-07 | 18-4-07 | 17-4-07 | 16-4-07 | 15-4-07 | 14-4-07 | 13-4-07 | 12-4-07 | 11-4-07 | 10-4-07 | 9-4-07 | 8-4-07 | 7-4-07 | 6-4-07 | 5-4-07 | 1-4-07 | 31-3-07 | 30-3-07 | 29-3-07 | 28-3-07 | 27-3-07 | 26-3-07 | 25-3-07 | 24-3-07 | 23-3-07 | 22-3-07 | 21-3-07 | 20-3-07 | 19-3-07 | 18-3-07 | 17-3-07 | 16-3-07 | 15-3-07 | 14-3-07 | 13-3-07 | 12-3-07 | 11-3-07 | 10-3-07 | 9-3-07 | 7-3-07 | 6-3-07 | 5-3-07 | 4-3-07 | 3-3-07 | 2-3-07 | 1-3-07 | 28-2-07 | 27-2-07 | 26-2-07 | 25-2-07 | 24-2-07 | 22-2-07 | 21-2-07 | 20-2-07 | 19-2-07 | 18-2-07 | 17-2-07 | 16-2-07 | 15-2-07 | 14-2-07 | 13-2-07 | 11-2-07 | 10-2-07 | 9-2-07 | 8-2-07 | 7-2-07 | 6-2-07 | 5-2-07 | 4-2-07 | 3-2-07 | 2-2-07 | 1-2-07 | 31-1-07 | 30-1-07 | 29-1-07 | 28-1-07 | 27-1-07 | 26-1-07 | 25-1-07 | 24-1-07 | 23-1-07 | 22-1-07 | 21-1-07 | 20-1-07 | 19-1-07 | 18-1-07 | 17-1-07 | 16-1-07 | 15-1-07 | 14-1-07 | 13-1-07 | 12-1-07 | 11-1-07 | 10-1-07 | 9-1-07 | 8-1-07 | 7-1-07 | 6-1-07 | 5-1-07 | 4-1-07 | 3-1-07 | 2-1-07 | 1-1-07 |

Photos of the day archive 2017

Photos of the day archive 2016

Photos of the day archive 2015

Photos of the day archive 2014

Photos of the day archive 2013

Photos of the day archive 2012

Photos of the day archive 2011

Photos of the day archive 2010

Photos of the day archive 2009

Photos of the day archive 2008

Photos of the day archive 2007

Photos of the day archive 2006