Monday, 9 May 2011

Far Ings 9-5-11

Having got up early to empty the moth trap out we decided on a walk up to Far Ings seems we haven't been there for a while,all was quiet and not much about so i concentrated more on the Butterflies and Dragonflies
but not many of them about either with a few Blue-tailed & Common Blue Damselflies.
Butterflies included a few Green-veined white,Orange tip,Speckled Wood,Peacock,Small Tortoiseshell  & a single Holly Blue.
Birds included
Common Tern
Marsh Harrier
Bearded Tit
being the only birds of note

My moth trap contained 14 moths of 6 Species
Scalloped Hazel 2
Common Pug 7
SS Dart 1
Bee Moth 1
Garden Carpet 1
Dark-barred Twin-spot Carpet 2

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