Thursday 11th November 2021

A foggy and damp start with lots of young Blackbirds and Song Thrushes grounded. Also my first record this winter of a Fieldfare ‘shacking’ in the distance. There has been talk that Fieldfares have arrived late this year but my first last year was only 4 days earlier than this. From Gravelly Beach there wereContinue reading “Thursday 11th November 2021”

Tuesday 9th November 2021

 I ran the moth traps again along Pullen Walk last night. There was an amazing variety in the Chestnut Moth with all four individuals looking very different to each other. I caught 17 individuals of 10 species including Calybites phasianipennella which I first caught in August and at the time was the first ever recordContinue reading “Tuesday 9th November 2021”