Tuesday, 5 July 2022

Birds today included 27 Common Scoters, a Redshank, eight Curlews, a Swift, a Collared Dove and a Song Thrush. Non-avian highlights included a pod of Risso's Dolphins off the West Coast alongside two Harbour Porpoise and a Hummingbird Hawkmoth at Plas.

Puffin, Guillemot and Razorbill © Ed Betteridge

A moth trap was placed in Cristin Withies overnight and produced the first Round-winged Muslins of the year (3). Netting at Nant last night produced the first Scalloped Oak, Small Blood Vein, Yellow Shell and Bee moth of the year.

Manx Shearwater chick © Ed Betteridge


  1. Can someone update the 2022 year list? It doesn't appear to have been updated since Redstart on 12/04!

  2. Apologies Giles! Have done so now.