Saturday, July 22, 2006

A visit to Old Winchester Hill

Today (21st July) Mike and myself visited Old Winchester Hill from 09:00. Weather was hot and sunny though dew was still on the grass. Wind today was very light.

Butterfly sightings included:

Red Admiral - 39
Comma - 4
Painted Lady - 27
Peacock - 7
Chalk-hill Blue - c300
Clouded Yellow - 1
Dark Green Fritillary - 12
Small Tortoiseshell - 4
Large White - 7

Hummingbird Hawkmoth - 1

Some photographs from today:

Peacock

Peacock

Gatekeeper