19.4.16.

Tuesday..Full sun at 11ºC.

Today I went on Kens butterfly survey. He certainly did better than my zero count. But it still was certainly quiet. Kens count was 1 Peacock and 2 Tortoiseshells. Which I managed to photograph….

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Saturday I heard my first Cuckoo, unfortunately I could not locate where it was calling from. This afternoon we at least got a very distant glimpse of a male….

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Magpie…

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Wren…

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Common Pond Skater (Gerris lacustris)….

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Other than a Buzzard carrying this dead Rabbit up a tree, It’s not something you see a lot on HC, so I’m not 100% sure why it was there….

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Tachnid Fly (Tachina ursina)…..

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One thought on “19.4.16.

  1. Linda says:

    Lovely photos of the Butterflies, it’s been a while since I saw one, too cold I guess!
    Have you ever photographed a Wren that wasn’t singing at that moment? 🙂

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