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Naturalist and Woodman

Butterfly Transect

Analysis of 2017 Transect Analysis with some annual species trends. Download analysis pdf ……. grafton 2017  

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Autumn at Grafton

So Autumn Photographs at Grafton

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The RED SUN

The Red Sun over Grafton yesterday  

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20 Years at Grafton Wood

Below the Comma article for 20 year event. GW 20 Years

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Addition to Grafton Work Parties

Gwen and Trev T are regular members of Grafton Work Parties.  Now Gwen has produced an addition to the gang.  She has had 5 pups. This happened when we were mowing the rides in July (we think).  So a true … Continue reading

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The End of the Transect Year

26 Weeks of recording at Grafton and our 20th year of management.  Couldn’t be better a record count for Butterflies 2017- 5006 total count. More analysis to come. Work Parties continue on Wednesdays – The rides were cut this week … Continue reading

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A glut of Red Admirals

Cyril did the transect this week and found and found 23 Red Admirals.  Grafton has now broken all previous counts for butterflies and we still have 3 weeks to go.  Total butterflies counted 4987.  Count with adjustment for missing weeks … Continue reading

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