The temperature was +11°C at dawn yesterday morning, up on the previous few days, so hopes of a reasonable catch from the Moth Traps was in prospect. We didn't have to wait long for a First for the Year to be potted in the shape of a
which was followed in quick succession by
All else of interest amounted to a
the first of which a few days ago now, slipped our clutches, and a
'new' Insect for the Recording Area
Apart from discovering the content of the Irrigation Pond
with c3 eggs at least the rest of the mornings interest was found at the
Sewerage Works Perimeter Fence.
Running away at our approach,
what appeared to be a 'young'
with some sort of prey.
A short day, but in what are the Wildlife Doldrums at this time of year
we can expect little else!