Thursday, October 17, 2019

Bird of the Week, No. 180

First Red-Throated Diver in winter plumage in Tremadog Bay on Saturday morning; many divers & grebes migrate southward from the far north to overwinter in ice-free UK waters...


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More Information on Red Throated Divers: Birdguides.com

Video of Red Throated Divers: YouTube

Recordings of Red Throated Diver calls: xeno-canto.org

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Monday, October 7, 2019

Moth of the Month, No. 12

Pale Tussock caterpillar sent in by Sonya Hill for ID; host plants include many broadleaved trees & shrubs but used to be known as 'Hop-Dog' before the use of pesticides in the hop fields.....




























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Bird of the Week, No. 179

First Redwings arriving here from the north seen & heard on Saturday morning; last Swallow spotted on Wednesday, though yet may be stragglers to come....



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More Information on Redwings : Birdguides.com

Video of Redwings: YouTube

Recordings of Redwing calls: xeno-canto.org

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Bird of the Week, No. 178

Tawny Owls calling again around the house in these dark early mornings....



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More Information on Tawny Owls: Birdguides.com

Video of Tawny Owls: YouTube

Recordings of Tawny Owl calls: xeno-canto.org

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Monday, September 23, 2019

'Moth of the Month', No.11

'Silver Y' immigrant moth named for the silvery Y-shaped mark on each forewing;  breeds every summer; feeds on nectar especially around sunset; comes to light....


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More Information on 'Silver Y': UKMoths.org.uk

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Bird of the Week, No 177

Occasional Chiffchaffs singing in woods around the house on their way southward.....


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More Information on Chiffchaff: Birdguides.com

Video of Chiffchaff: YouTube

Recordings of Chiffchaff song & calls: xeno-canto.org

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Monday, September 9, 2019

Bird of the Week, No 176

Great to see the Peregrine Falcon back surveying its winter flocks in the Artro estuary......



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More Information on Peregrine: Birdguides.com

Video of Peregrines: YouTube

Recordings of Peregrine calls: xeno-canto.org

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