LOUND BIRD CLUB

Striving to record, monitor and conserve birds & wildlife found on the Sutton & Lound GP's SSSI (Idle Valley NR) since 1990.

Butterflies August 2017

The 2017 Year List stands at 23 Recorded Species. The Reserve List has 29 Recorded Species

 

Sunday 13th. There was a single Large White, (11) Speckled Wood, a single Meadow Brown, (4) Gatekeeper, with singles of Peacock, and Small Tortoiseshell also noted were (5) Common Blue, all were recorded around the 'Parish Park' and 'Neatholme area. (Phil Cadman)

Friday 11th. There were (5) Green-veined White, (11) Speckled Wood, (5) Meadow Brown, (3) Gatekeeper, (5) Red Admiral, a single Painted Lady, (14) Peacock and (2) Common Blue, that were all noted around the 'Bellmoor Lake' and Bunker Wood' area. (Martin Warne, Phil Cadman).

Sunday 6th. There was a single Large White, (4) Speckled Wood, (18) Meadow Brown, (18) Gatekeeper and (5) Common Blue, that were noted around 'Parish Park' and 'Linghurst Wood'. (Ian Hunt, Phil Cadman).

Friday 4th. There were (2) Small Skipper, (5) Green-veined White, (7) Speckled Wood, (9) Meadow Brown, (12) Gatekeeper, (4) Red Admiral, with singles of Peacock, Small Tortoiseshell, Comma and Common Blue, that were recorded around the reserve. (Ian Hunt)

 

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