Signs of spring: April appearances

The first Whitethroat of the season was heard on 30th April singing from topmost branches of scrub trees in Clifton Park just behind the Meadows’ Barrier Bank and one of the first young of the Spring was seen on the riverside path leading to the Ings:  a Robin fledgling still being fed by its parents.

Earlier in the month were reports of butterfly life increases on the Meadows with first sightings today of Orange Tips, Speckled Wood and Brimstone just in front of Blue Beck Copse with Whites in evidence as well.  This was in addition to sightings of Small Tortoiseshells and Peacocks in other parts of the Meadows which were also seen on earlier dates

 

Advertisements

About greatemancipator

Researcher and practioner in matters relating to egovernment, government ICT and their approach to the citizen.
This entry was posted in Wildlife Report. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s