Monthly Archives: May 2017

Some Migrants…..

Some Migrant butterflies were in Grafton today looking for places to lay eggs.  Painted Lady on Thistle and Red Admiral on Nettles.  Also the first Four Spotted Chaser on the pond.

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The Lull…

At Grafton we are at a time when there are hardly any butterflies on the Transect Recording.  BUT we are now able to record Dragonflies on the same site.  With this warm weather they are now coming out in numbers. … Continue reading

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Spring butterflies at an end…

A dry and warm spring when the flower at Grafton have looked great now we go into a quiet stage before the summer flowers and butterflies start.  The Butterfly Transect is now showing low number.  To compensate the Bird count … Continue reading

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