22nd July 2006

Member's Only Res - am visit
1000+BHGull, 6 Common Gull, 20+LBBGull
Swift and Swallow moving through as well as butterflies
6 Golden Plover, 100+Lapwing, Common Sandpiper,
Curlew, Dunlin, Mallard, Canadas, Sand Martin
Common Blue, Red Admiral, Small Heath, Small Tortoiseshell
& Meadow Brown butterflies.
PM Visit:
Adult Mediterranean Gull

Trough Lane - male Stonechat

Cullingworth - Swifts

Private Wetland Site

3 reed warbler singing, also brown hawker, common darter, four spotted chaser. 2 stoats also seen

Dowley Gap
Dipper and Grey Wagtail families, Oystercatcher
White letter Hairstreak & Purple Hairstreak butterflies

Soil Hill - Grasshopper Warbler reeling

Redcar Tarn = 2 broods of TuftedDuck 4 & 8 juvs

Darley area = Buzzard, 30 House Martin, 30 Swallow

C King, B Vickers, DCBarker, J Suckly

M Doveston, A Jowett, A Tremithick,
K Moir, B Sumner