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Wildwatch: 10 July 2013 – Something fishy..!

Weather:   Warm, overcast, light breeze Observers:   Declan, Nettie, Preeyus There’s a first time for everything, and it was inevitable that one day there would come a Wednesday when none of the regulars were available. We bitterly regret that it had to happen at the end of a mini heat-wave in the middle of the breeding […]

Posted 11 July 2013 | Categories: Wildwatch | Tags: field scabious, hogweed flower, meadow brown butterfly, ringlet

Wildwatch: 3 January 2013 – Signs of Spring already!

Weather: Drizzle for first half hour, then just overcast. Cool. Very light breeze. Poor light Observers: Ian, Kaye, Janetta The weather might have been dull for this, the first Wildwatch of 2013, but in the bird song and behaviour, and in some of the plant life, there were some promises of the Spring which will […]

Posted 3 January 2013 | Categories: Wildwatch | Tags: alder catkin, bird song, hogweed flower, rabbit warren, robin, Siskin, Song Thrush, white dead nettle