Monthly Archives: May 2016

Coppet Hill

A stop at Coppet Hill to look for Pearl-bordered Fritillaries, we found just 7, all in the area where bracken management was done in winter.  We also found 2 Green Hairstreak, loads of Speckled Yellow and Brown Silver Line moths. … Continue reading

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Ewyas Harold

A day out at Ewyas Harold Common and Meadows, the main object was to count and map Pearl-bordered Fritillary.  The result was 16 PBF’s with a map showing where they were found.  The ones found were rather warn showing that … Continue reading

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Grizzled Skipper Week

Survey this week of Grizzled Skipper.  Dave W went to Throckmorton and found 12 in various areas around the tip. I went to Honeybourne today found 10 Grizzled and 13 Dingy Skippers.  The bad news is that none were found … Continue reading

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Penny Hill Bank

The Dingy Skippers are out on Penny Hill Bank in numbers (54 in total). Green Hairstreak 15.  So the work we did in the winter seems to have worked.  

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Pearl-bordered Fritillary

The map shows the route which is walked every year to monitor the numbers of Pearl-bordered Fritillary.  Due to the cool weather in April everything is late.  However with temperatures of 20 degrees today found 10 PBF on the railway … Continue reading

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