Thursday, August 05, 2010

Thursday 5th August

It was nice and sunny for my walk this morning, though by the end of the walk the Sun was almost completely masked by cloud.

Ripening Blackberries

3 Goldcrest were noted, 3 Treecreeper were heard along the River Len, a Nuthatch called from the Len Valley, 2 Great Spotted Woodpeckers called, a Green Woodpecker was heard, and 2 young Sparrowhawks were heard calling.

Gatekeeper on Ragwort

Butterflies seen today were Gatekeepers, Meadow Browns, Large Whites, 1 Comma, 1 Red Admiral, 1 Peacock, 4 Common Blues, 1 Small Copper, and 2 Speckled Woods.

1 comment:

Warren Baker said...

Look out for the Wheatears Simon :-)

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