a late one, in fact this shot of the
KING GEORGE the THIRD STATUE in WEYMOUTH
was taken just before boarding the last bus to Portland at 23:15.
Overnight, the weather remained perfect for Moth catching so much so the first Insect out of the trap at Weston Street was the first specimen I have ever caught of
Others caught between the 2 traps included
the first I have caught since returning to Mothing.
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While attending to the trap at Secret's there were also good
numbers of birds passing overhead, mostly identified on 'call'.
First was a lone
plus a single
At the Portland Bird Observatory we were met by a couple of
distant RAVEN and a
in the neighbouring quarry. It seems to have been something of an Owl day as there were those who saw c2 each of Little and Barn Owl, while another observer saw c3 Short-eared Owls in the Top Fields. Finally, from our Temporary Representative in Cornwall these 3 fine and no too common species none of which I have ever seen.
Thanks to the Pasty Yafflers!