6th July 2011 – early heavy showers then sunny spells SW3
Just 2 Willow Warbler and a Whitethroat provided evidence of further movement.
Four Sand Martin flew through.
Wildfowl and Waders
Greenshank numbers remain high with 12 birds logged.
Another good overnight catch with 429 moths of 83 species identified, amongst which Small Mottled Willow, Scalloped Oak, Bee Moth, Timothy Tortrix and Swallow-tailed Moth were new for the year while the perhaps overlooked micro Celypha cespitana was the first for 25 years.
Swallow-tailed Moth,Celypha cespitana and Small Mottled Willow.