Saturday, 26 July 2008

Narrow-Bordered 5 Spot Burnet Moth & Aeshna Grandis Dragonfly

Birds: Willow Warblers up to 5 calling with only single notes, 2 Goldfinch, 1 Linnet, only 1 Greenfinch today, Blackbird (1 male), Woodpigeon 2, Swift 6 overhead, Swallow 2 overhead-local, LBBG perhaps about 100 moving South above Slate whilst I was there (11am-1pm), also a Willow Warbler near Slate Farm and also a Speckled Wood Butterfly.
Insects: Large White Butterfly (3), Small White Butterfly (1), Meadow Brown Butterfly (12), Large Skipper Butterfly (2) Brown Dragonfly - Aeshna Grandis, Narrow-Bordered 5 Spot Burnet Moth. Click on photos to see supersize photos