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Derwenthorpe Wildwatch: October 2017

We saw a slight drop in temperature as autumn took hold in October and though there were a few less invertebrates to be seen, we had some great afternoons for bird spotting and there was still plenty of flora to be seen around Derwenthorpe. Birds We saw a lot of the regular bird species each […]

Posted 4 December 2017 | Categories: Derwenthorpe Wildwatch | Tags: 22-spot ladybird, Apion frumentarium, Blue Tit, chickweed, common carder bee, feverfew, flat back millipede, forget-me-nots, great tit, House Sparrow, Jelly Ear, meadow plant bug, pleated inkcap mushroom, rough woodlice, scarlet pimpernel, shiny woodlice, Swallow, swan, Turkey Tail, wasps

Wildwatch: 23 May 2012 – Big bird gives us a buzz!

Weather: Hot and sunny. Clear at first. Some cloud later. Observers: Ian, Janetta, Kaj, Kaye, Linda At last, a warm sunny morning for our Wildwatch activities! Kaj and Linda headed out for another prolonged search for Kingfisher, and endured the hot sun for over an hour. The others went round the reserve on another fruitless […]

Posted 23 May 2012 | Categories: Wildwatch | Tags: buzzard, common buzzard, forget-me-nots, thistles