Sightings Diary

May 2015

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Chiffchaff
Ludwell Valley (Exeter), Coleton Fishacre, Haldon- Devon, UK

May 2015

Birds - Cuckoo, Swallows, Sand Martins, Goldfinch, Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Blackcap, Greenfinch, Long-tailed Tits, Bullfinches, Skylarks, Linnets, Shag, Stonechat, Raven, Reed Warbler, Sedge Warble, Cetti's Warbler, Greater-spotted Woodpecker, Reed Bunting, Swifts, Kingfisher, Greenfinch, Nuthatch Starlings, Woodpigeon, Dunnock, Robin, Wren, Crow, Magpies (18 in one field!), Blue Tit, Great Tit, House Sparrow, Song Thrush, Chaffinch, Jay, Buzzards, Blackbird, Pied Wagtail, Moorhen, Little Egret, Heron, Pheasant, Collard Dove, Jackdaws, Herring Gulls,

Chiffchaff


Stonechat


Little Egret


Herons


Reed Bunting


Young Pied Wagtail


Wild Flowers - Germander Speedwell, Hawthorn Blossom, Oak Blossom, Garlic Mustard, Elderflower Blossom, Common Vetch, Tufted Vetch, Bush Vetch, Dove's-foot Crane's-bill, Mouse Ear, Dead-nettle, Crab Apple Blossom, Forget-me-not, Red and White Clover, Crosswort, Comfrey, Black Medick, Yellow Iris, Woodaven, Oxeye Daisy, Ramsones, Guelder Rose, WIld Dog Rose, Nipple Wort, Bramble Blossom, Hog Weed, Smooth Sow-thistle, Goat's Beard

Crab Apple


Wild Strawberry


Oak Blossom


Dandelion Seed Head


Daisy


Goat's Beard


Hawkbit


Guelder Rose


Fumitory


Dog Rose


Hornbeam Flowers


Garlic Muatard


Rowan Blossom


Butterflies - Painted Lady, Large and Small Whites, Orange-tips, Peacock, Red Admiral, Small Tortoiseshell


Painted Lady


Small Tortoiseshell


Orange-tip


Other - Large Red Damselflies, Banded Demoiselle, Common Blue Damselfly, May Flies, Beeflies, Crane Fly


Large Red Damselfly


Female Banded Demoiselle


May Fly