Category Archives for Moths and Butterfiles

Wildlife Leaflets

Richard Triggs is a wonderful photographer and several of the striking images on this site are thanks to him. He has now put some of these photographs into three excellent wildlife information leaflets which describe what is round and about … Continue reading

12. December 2012 by Voyager
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Butterfly Report 2012

The poor weather meant the Marina’s Butterfly population suffered badly with far fewer species in evidence compared with 2011. We did a ‘Butterfly Walk’ on the 25th of July and other sightings were as and when.      

25. July 2012 by Voyager
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Moth Report 2012

Moth Report 2012 (compiled by Michael Williams; photographs by Rose Williams) Due to the awful weather only two moth trapping sessions were achieved this year on 21st July and 8th September, both using a Robinson type moth trap. Each session … Continue reading

12. July 2012 by Voyager
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Butterfly Drift Infill

A number of the plants from the creation of the Butterfly Drift had failed and so a group of volunteers got together with Jules when David Boddy said he was bringing down replacements he had grown from seed. Because the … Continue reading

05. July 2012 by Jo
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Butterfly Survey 2011

One of the days of the 2011 national Big Butterfly Count fell on a warm summer Sunday in July so we were out counting and logging. This yielded the following results: Brimstone (1), Large White (5), Small White (1), Green-veined … Continue reading

26. July 2011 by Jo
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