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”

Wednesday 3rd November 2021

A very frosty start with thick ice on the car windscreen. From Warren Shore visible migration in small numbers included Siskin, Linnet, Goldfinch, Song Thrush, Skylark, Chaffinch and Meadow Pipits. There were two Dartford Warblers in the Beach Gorse, both were elusive but I managed a photo of the first bird, the one nearer toContinue reading “Wednesday 3rd November 2021”

Saturday 30th October 2021

I headed to the beach first. Sea watching was a little quiet other that a steady stream of gulls heading west. As on Thursday it was mainly Black-headed Gulls with a few Common Gulls, Mediterranean Gulls and Herring Gulls. The highlight of the sea watch was a pristine black and white Razorbill heading east. I’veContinue reading “Saturday 30th October 2021”