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….
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….
Common Pond Skater (Gerris lacustris)….
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….
Tachnid Fly (Tachina ursina)…..