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- Tue May 14, 2019 5:12 pm
- Forum: Recent Sightings
- Topic: Withnell, White Coppice and Brinscall
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Walked up to the fells via WIthnell Villa and over towards Great Hill before turning at the path junction and going down to White Coppice and followed the fellside path until Heatherlea where I joined the Goit path. Birds seen/heard included Skylark, Stonechat, Dipper and several sightings and sound...
Just out checking on hogs when a creature about 6 inches long dashed across my patio. Gait was similar to a gecko ie running alternate legs. Baby squirrel, lizard?? Yes I have had a drink, but not that much! Really now do need to get a wildlife camera!
Otter seen on the reserve twice in the last week, Wood Warbler seen today in Boilton Wood, not a common sighting on the reserve. Larva of White-letter and Purple Hairstreak seen giving confirmation that both species actually do breed on site and several new bee and hoverfly species recorded this Spr...
Definate confirmation of a marsh tit in Boilton wood. 2 bitterns confirmed and eggs of white letter hairstreak and purple hairstreak butterflies found. An exciting week on the reserve!
Thanks Phil. A friend of mine lives not so far away from you, I will tell her to keep her eyes peeled, meanwhile I will try your nyger trick and see if I can tempt any to Withnell. I love seeing Bramblings but have never seen any locally.