June: time for dragonflies!
3rd Turtle dove heard in the car park.
4th Cuckoo at river viewpoint yellow hammer at quarry, nightingale at moorings (M&P Smith)
6th Scare chaser and four-spotted chaser, speckled wood. variable, red-eyed, blue-tailed
damsels on the meadow trail, black tailed skimmer on the heron trail.
Whitethroat (LC Smith from Kent)
Nightingale at moorings (GR)
7th Banded demoiselle ay moorings (JMcD)
Norfolk hawker on the Hayling Pit and more emerging. Variable, blue-tailed, red-eyed,
common blue damsels, 4 spotted chaser, black-tailed skimmers and emperor dragonfly.
10th Hobby (Carol Baker)
13th Orchids: Bee orchid, pyramidal and spotted orchids along roadside and Sailing Lake. (JS)
Barn owl, kingfisher, cuckoo, blackcap, whitethroat, sedge warbler, g-c grebe,
buzzard, chiffchaff. on the meadow trail. (AH)
Speckled wood, meadow brown, common blue butterflies. Cinnabar and silver y moths
plus catterpillars of the mullein moth. (JS)
|Horseflies are pretty fierce on the Meadow Trail this month.|