Anglers CP: A Ringed Plover flew SW at 06.35hrs. A RAVEN flew east over the car park at 09.03hrs. Snipe 1.
Wintersett Res: A juvenile LITTLE GULL was on early, but couldn't be relocated mid morning.
A Tree Pipit flew over. Shoveler 2.
40 birds were ringed today, including 1st year male REDSTART (the first ringed here for several years), a Lesser Whitethroat and 2 Garden Warblers. Hardly any Willow Warblers here, in contrast to the east coast.
Overnight moth trapping produced Twin-spotted Wainscott, Crescent, 3 Dingy Footmen, 3 Dusky Thorn and Cenre-barred Sallow. Also attracted to the light trap was this Sexton Beetle.
|Nicrophorus humator ACP ASmith|