Thursday, 1 August 2013

Butterflies + Cygnets !



Date spotted: 1st August 2013 - 2PM
Location: Newton Park Lake - Zones 1,2+5
Observation: Mute Swan + Cgynets all doing well still five cygnets. Feeding for themselves on lake now. We also spotted a bigger number of Grey Heron's on the lake, which means the 2 adults have successfully bred this year with 2 young. 
Weather: Blue Sky, Hot, Some Wind
Other Species: Blue Tit, Great Tit, Chaffinch, Goldfinch, Dunnock, Barn Swallow, House Martin, Buzzard, Crow, Jackdaw, Mute Swan, Mallard, Coot, Moorhen, Grey Heron, Black-Headed Gull, Lesser Black-Backed Gull, 

Butterflies + Dragonflies:
Meadow Brown, Large White, Small White, Gatekeeper, European Peacock, Common Blue Damselfly, Red Darter, Green Damselfly