Sightings: 2019

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JOHN COAKLEY on Tuesday, 27 August 2019
Butterflies Today 11:45 - 14:20

8 x Painted Lady
16 x Red Admiral
5 x Gatekeeper
17 x Small Heath
39 x Common Blue
42 x Brown Argus
18 x Small White
8 x Large White
8 x Small Tortoiseshell
1 x Small Copper
12 x Meadow Brown
2 x Speckled Wood
1 x Green Veined White
2 x Comma
2 x Peacock

Of Note
Small Heath , Brown Argus & Common Blue seen egg laying

Special Note
All but 1 Small Heath and the majority of the Brown Argus were seen away from the UKBMS transect route

Special Note
Brown Hawker observed ovipositing in Goose Pool
JOHN COAKLEY on Sunday, 25 August 2019
Evening walk from the VC through New Hare Covert and back down the East Marsh Track . 18:00 - 19:30

2 x Purple Hairstreak . In 2 oak trees by JW's bench
2 x Red Admiral
ALAN LUNN on Saturday, 24 August 2019
Results of todays Transect 24/08/19
Small White 15
Meadow Brown 22
Gatekeeper 9
Ringlet 7
Common Blue 15
Small Skipper1
Peacock 1
Small Heath 2
Large White 2
Painted Lady 5
Brown Argus 2
Comma 2
Brimstone1
Red Admiral 1
Also seen 4 Brown Hawkers
JOHN COAKLEY on Friday, 23 August 2019
Today's Butterflies . 14:00 - 16:10
3 x Red Admiral
16 x Gatekeeper
5 x Large White
10 x Painted Lady
4 x Small White
1 x Comma
20 x Brown Argus
21 x Meadow Brown
2 x Green Veined White
24 x Common Blue
1 x Small Copper
2 x Ringlet
2 x Speckled Wood
1 x Peacock
7 x Small Heath
3 x Brimstone
4 x Small Tortoiseshell

Also Noted
Egg laying Common Blues & Brown Argus
Mating Common Blues & Meadow Browns
PVB on Friday, 23 August 2019
08:21 - 12:17

Highlights: EMP - Green Sandpiper x 3, Common Snipe x 1, ♀ Sparrowhawk;
Ted Jury - Cettiā€™s Warbler, Lesser Whitethroat.
JOHN COAKLEY on Tuesday, 20 August 2019
Evening walk from the VC through New Hare Covert and back to the VC via the East Marsh track . 18;00 - 19:00
1 x Purple Hairstreak
JOHN COAKLEY on Tuesday, 13 August 2019
Evening walk from the VC through New Hare Covert and back to the VC via the East Marsh Track 17:00 - 18:45

4 x Purple Hairstreak
1 x Otter . Grebe Pool
ALAN LUNN on Monday, 12 August 2019
Transect Buterfly recordings for Monday 12th August.
Meadow Brown 51
Gatekeeper 7
Small White 7
Large White 1
Ringlet 4
Painted Lady 3
Peacock 4
Small heath 1
Small Skipper 1
Essex Skipper 2 Photographed
Brown Argus 6
Brown Hawkers 2
Common Darters 3
STEVEN NICHOLS on Saturday, 10 August 2019
1300-1600h. very breezy. Common Sandpiper, c200 Lapwing, 25 Gadwall, Teal 7 plus ♀ with 3 large ducklings, Common Tern 6 (4 adults and 2 juvs), Shoveler 2, Great=spotted Woodpecker, 2 Green Woodpecker, Coal Tit, Bullfinch 2, Buzzard 1.
JOHN COAKLEY on Thursday, 08 August 2019
Today's Sightings 14:10 - 16:30
Butterflies
7 x Painted Lady
11 x Peacock
2 x Comma
1 x Small Tortoiseshell
5 x Small White
3 x Green Veined White
5 x Large White
61 x Gatekeeper
22 x Ringlet
3 x Red Admiral
13 x Speckled Wood
54 x Meadow Brown
10 x Brown Argus
5 x Small Copper
12 x Common Blue
1 x Small Heath
2 x Small Skipper

Also noted . 2 x Silver Y Moth

Odonata
6 x Ruddy Darter
15 x Common Darter
3 x Southern Hawker
2 x Migrant Hawker
6 x Brown Hawker

Of Special Note
1 x Great Crested Newt . Horsetail Glade . Pic taken