A visit today for the Wildlife Day which seemed to go down really well as the weather held. I managed to find a Slow Worm (amongst 3 I found in the east scrub) to add to the moths on show and the mini beast hunts came up with some interesting finds including a smart Brown Argus
, Small Copper and several Gatekeeper. Also a male Banded Demoiselle and inumerable blue damselfly sp.
GRASS SNAKE SLOUGH MEASURING 2.5 feet FOUND IN THE EAST SCRUB LAST WEEK
A quick walk out across the field behind my house late afternoon - a singing Yellowhammer
, 3 Skylark, 6 Goldfinch, 10 Gatekeeper, clouds of Meadow Brown and a few large white
FIELD NEXT TO MY HOUSE IN BIRLING OVERLOOKING BIRLING CHURCH