Wednesday 30 October 2013

Carlton Marsh

This morning at least 500 Pink Feet Geese flew high to the east. c300 at 07.55hrs and c200 at 08.20hrs. Another skein was heard but not seen. (Keith Bannister)

This afternoon 10 Common Gull, and 2 Little Owls near Bleachcroft Farm. 
Late butterflies were Red Admiral 2, Small Tortoiseshell 2 and Comma 4. Also 14 Common Darter in the sunny bits. (Chris Parkin)

BMBC Rangers did a fantastic job of removing scrub and some trees to maintain open views in difficult circumstances. Thanks to Russ, Col and his lads. Our turn next week!

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