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Naturalist and Woodman

Latest Records

Latest Records fron iRecord – Click on link Latest Recs 02 OR

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Return to Penny Hill

This Sunday we returned to Penny Hill land fill site to complete the scrub removal and to chip the brash.  A lovely day with sightings of Small Tortoiseshell and Comma. The bad news was that Ash Die-back  was spotted.

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Latest Sightings from iRecord

latest Recordings

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Penny Hill Bank

The combined efforts of BC Branch and local people spent Sunday cutting scrub.  This to improve habitat for Dingy Skipper.  Penny Hill is one of our best sites for this species in Worcestershire. Photographs – Mike W.

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Honeybourne Work Party

Despite the cold and snow a gang of 9 volunteers went to Honeybourne today to cut vegetation on the old railway line.  All this for the rare Grizzled Skipper.  

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2016 Transect Results

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Attention West Midland Transect Walkers

Attention Transect Walkers – I have downloaded the 2016 data from the UKMBS.  So far we have data on 42 Transect and 41,000 butterflies recorded.  Last year we had 70 Transect and 80,000 butterflies recorded.  I would like to do … Continue reading

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