Sunday, 30 March 2014

19 more nest boxes erected around the valley

 wood anemone (anemone nemorosa)

white footed hoverfly
also 2 lapwing at tyla coch field, on the wing bee fly, small tortoiseshell and brimstone butterflies

Friday, 28 March 2014

Kenfig saltmarsh yesterday.

                              Female Emperor moth
                              Male Stonechat.
                              Also an American Green winged teal and two Sand martin.

Monday, 24 March 2014

Parc slip

                                Pied wagtail
                                View from the new hide
                                Blackthorn blossom
                                Sallow blossom

Sunday, 23 March 2014

Kenfig salt marsh and llynfi river

Yellow skunk cabbage (lysichiton americanus)

Canada geese

1st swallow of the year

Lapwing nr parc slip


Grey wagtail

Male catkin on willow

Tuesday, 18 March 2014

Parc slip this morning.

                                 Lesser redpoll
                                Hibernating wasp
                                Common teal.
                                Also a Goshawk crashing through thr trees chasing something!

Saturday, 15 March 2014

Giltar point, Penally today. PP, MH, DL.

                                 Great spotted cuckoo, only the fourth record for Wales.
                                Great spotted cuckoo
                                 Dotted border
                                Tenby from Giltar point
                                St, Margarets island.

Friday, 14 March 2014

Moth light at Abercregan last night.

                               Pine beauty
                              Oak beauty.
                              My first moths of the year, also hebrew character,
                              Common quaker and Red chestnut.

Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Parc slip

                              Green woodpecker
                              Mistle thrush
                             Tufted ducks.
                             Also the first Chiffchaff of the year.

Friday, 7 March 2014

Parc slip today.

                            Peacock butterfly, also Small tortoiseshell seen.
                             Blue tit
                             Reed bunting
                             Mistle thrush in song.

Saturday, 1 March 2014

Parc slip.

                                  Tufted duck
                                  Long tailed tit
                                  Reed bunting
                                 Green woodpecker.
                                 Also Red kite, 13 Lapwing, 20+ Lesser redpoll,
                                 5 Skylark and Bittern.