An Eyed Hawkmoth unfortunately got away before a photo could be taken of it!
Middleton Industrial Estate:
Red-veined Darter at Middleton Industrial Estate Model Boat Pond. Another located elsewhere on the site as well.
6 spot Burnet moths and Narrow-bordered 5 spot Burnet moths, newly emerged. Thousands at Middleton.
Masses of Common Blue Damselflies
Gangs of Bee Orchids
Leighton Moss: Spooonbill at Eric Morecambe Pool.
Fair Isle: River Warbler located by Mark Breaks as he was extracting a Red Admiral butterfly from the catching box of a Heligoland Trap. The bird flew into a nearby mist net whence it was also seen by the ''blogmaster"(on Fair Isle)........................along with Lesser Grey Shrike, 3-4 Red-backed Shrike, Common Rosefinch, Iceland Gull & a pod of Killer Whale