Monthly Archives: October 2015

Grafton Butterfly Report 2015

Below the pdf showing Transect Results for 2015.  The figures are adjusted for missed weeks. The data show a good year  – with recovery form the disaster year of 2012 and the best ever year for Brown Hairstreak.  The species … Continue reading

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Still a few Butterflies

The sun came out today and Nick W came round to search for fungi.  We also found Comma and a Brimstone. At the work party tomorrow coppicing goes on.

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Sunday Work Parties

For all those who enjoyed seeing Brown Hairstreak this year – why not come and help with the management.  Sunday Work Parties start this Sunday 10:00 at Grafton Flyford Church. In the wood this afternoon – a Red Kite glided … Continue reading

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Grafton Ride

This year we have used a tractor and flail to do the rides at Grafton to save a lot of the volunteer work.  It all looks great – thanks to James from WWT for organising it.

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Brown Hairstreak Eggs

Simon P has sent a map of Brown Hairstreak Eggs found in Grafton last winter.

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