23rd July 2006
amongst other dragonflies Black Darters have been seen on both sides of Timble Ings. This one was taken by David Gilroy at the new pools on the South Side.
Usual woodland species with young
6 LRP, 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Oystercatcher
2 Yellowhammers singing, 2 pairs of Stonechat with juvs
post breeding flocks of Meadow Pipits
Member's Only Res - am visit
1 LRP, 1 Adult Mediterranean Gull, 3 Snipe
1 Adult Yellow-legged Gull, 3 Golden Plover
130+Lapwing, Curlew, 3 Common Sandpiper
Green Woodpecker, Grey Wagtail, Kestrel
Lesser Pecker, Whitethroat 3, Sedge 3, Garden W.,
Swift 70, Blackaps
Whetstone Gate - 5 Linnet, 2 Grouse, 2 Curlew, 30 Goldfinch.
Dowley Gap to Bradford & Bingley Rugby Club
2 White-letter Hairstreaks, several Banded Demioselle,
3+Comma, 3+Common Blue, Large Skipper
Raw Nook = Emperor Dragonfly, Brown Hawker, Large Skipper &
Toad Holes Beck = Green-veined White, Speckled Wood, Ringlet
Comma, and Gatekeeper butterflies.
Cottingley Garden - Dark Green Fritillary
B Vickers, M Doveston, P King, DCBarker, J Suckly
M Priestley, H Hardwick, M Taunton, S Radcliffe