Recent Bird records (South Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and the old county of Avon)

17th August

Black Necked Grebe barrow Tanks

16th August

6 Garganey, 1 Marsh Harrier and 12 Green sandpipers at Chew Valley Lake

4 Garganey at the Cotswold water Park on pit 74/ 68

13th August

Great White Egret at the Cotswold Water Park on pit 74

Lesser Scaup still on Blagdon Lake

12th August

3+ Storm Petrel and a Med Gull at Severn Beach on the evenings high tide

Marsh Harrier over Parsonage down Wiltshire

11th August

A Storm Petrel and a Fulmar at Severn Beach on the evenings high tide

A Greenshank at Langford Lakes

 

Recent Insect sightings (south Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and the old county of Avon)

August butterflies to look for are Brown Hairstreak and Clouded Yellows

17th August

Clouded Yellow at Marshfield

Clouded Yellow at Landford

10th August

1 Clouded Yellow was at East Grimstead

9th August

1 Clouded Yellow at Aust