A more than welcome start to the new day as at 00:30 precisly the first, and distant, Little Owl of the Autumn burst into that very familiar and screeching song which was penciled in for further investigation later in the day. Priority must always be with the Moth Traps as releasing these little critters without damage and following a spell of temperatures sometimes as high as +18°C a plummet to just +8° seemed to do the buisenes with
both duely added to the Year List.
and while they have been operating from here for a few months now
looking arcross the adjoining heath from east to west.
we see until late April 2022
maybe trying for those last few rays before hibernation begins?