Saturday, 11 August 2012


2 little ringed plover, 19 mistle thrush, 2 buzzard, 1 kestrel, 9 linnet, green woodpecker calling.

Juv pied wagtail

 little ringed plover

Butterflies & Dragonflies

 Grayling (hipparchia semele)
Common blue (polyommatus icarus)
Common darter
Common blue damselfly, female
Common blue damselfly
Common blue damselfly, female
Burnet moth emerging from cocoon
Common blue damselfly male and female
also emperor dragonflies and golden ring dragonflies on the wing

Grasshopper species

Purple loosestrife (lythrum salicaria)