“We first saw one of these a few years ago, and have seen several, since.”
Predicting what uncommon species are likely to arrive in late Spring is impossible – there are always some common species which don’t turn up and a few very uncommon species which do!
A development of 16 houses is to go ahead in Toab, twice the recommended density for the area.
“How about a pair of Poplar Hawk Moths, mating! “
“on the last weekend of May, we were wondering where we would go as our first farther away outing – walking farther afield, outdoors, should be OK. “
“The most noticeable recent sightings as regards migrants have been a male Hawfinch and a male Siskin in the Castle garden and a few Chiffchaffs – all in gardens”
“Lockdown doesn’t have to mean locked in or locked up.”
The Small Copper butterfly appears to be struggling, with numbers in Scotland falling by a third in the last ten years.
“Mike saw a baby hare on one of his after-work walks”
Please take the opportunity to send us photographs you’ve taken of puffins with food in their bills in previous years. RSPB