Friday, 22 July 2016

Wintersett 22.07.16

Up to 24 degrees,  hot and humid, with scattered cloud and a light south westerly.
Anglers CP: An adult Sandwich Tern flew over north, calling, then flew back south at 05.40hrs,   Common Tern 8 adults + 2 juveniles.  Teal 2.  A 2nd summer Mediterranean Gull and a Black-tailed Godwit were on the islands this evening and a Cetti's Warbler was heard singing on the Pol.
Moth trapping overnight produced: Pine Hawk-moth,  Pinion Streaked Snout 3,  Plain WAve,  Marbled White Spot 2,  Scarce Footman,  Dingy Footman 6,  Blackneck,  Small Yellow Wave 2,  Dingy Shears,  Southern Wainscott,  Sycamore,  Gold Spangle,  True Lover's Knot,  Suspected and Silky Wainscott.
Pine Hawk-moth      HPW    21.07.16      ASmith


Cliff Gorman said...

Hi Ange, tell Pete I found a fabulous Leopard Moth on Storrs Mil Lane this morning - alive. I hadn't got a camera though

ASmith said...

Will do Cliff.