Wednesday, 8 August 2012

A day of thick mist, interrupted by periods of glorious sunshine, was extremely quiet on the bird front. 15 Willow Warblers were scattered thinly throughout the vegetated areas; a Kestrel circled over the mountain briefly; and the Ringed Plover count increased to 10 in Solfach.

 A new brood of Whitethroats have just fledged from near the chapel
 Willow Warbler
 Lesser Redpoll
Grayling butterflies are present on the mountain in reasonable numbers at the moment


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