small pond was installed on 15 April 2004
small pond almost obscured in the overgrown wildlife garden on 2
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the numerous cat
population, there were still a couple of Robins
on the west side of Corbyn Crescent, Shoreham.
healthy young Red Fox
ran across the pavement on the west side of Corbyn Crescent before entering
the front garden of number 8 after dusk.
cat from downstairs chased a Common Frog
which squealed when pawed. I helped the Frog to hide under the Privet hedge
in my front garden.
small pyralid moth
fluttered around my small pond in my front garden
in Corbyn Crecent, Shoreham. It was Pyrausta
aurata, the Mint
Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas
postvittana settled in my Garden Privet
hedge in my front garden in Corbyn Crecent,
Mint appeared by the duck-weeded covered
small pond in my front garden in Corbyn Crecent.
It probably occurred a few days earlier.
Admiral Butterfly was seen in Corbyn Crescent,
Shoreham. And I was surprised to see the grey form of a Sparrowhawk
flying over the rooftops to the area with trees in the back gardens of
the houses in the central area, but the raptor did not settle and was seen
immediately afterwards flying north.
male Common Blue Butterfly
fluttered across the road outside my gate in Corbyn Crescent, Shoreham.
Black-backed Gull squawked from my chimney
on the roof of my house in Corbyn Crecent, in residential
adult Slow Worm
was found dead with a squashed head in Corbyn Crescent.
a back garden Buddleia
next to the twitten between Corbyn Crecent
and Adelaide Square there were two Meadow
Butterflies, a Peacock
Butterfly and a Red
Admiral. Later, a Small
White Butterfly fluttered into my front
garden and a Large White
flew over the road. In the early evening a Gatekeeper
fluttered over vegetation in the twitten.
breezy Shoreham, I saw a Large White
and a Comma Butterfly
in the twitten between Corbyn Crecent
and Adelaide Square.
Butterfly fluttered around by Privet hedge
in Corbyn Crescent, Shoreham.
Butterfly List 2007
Butterfly was seen in Corbyn Crescent,
Shoreham, at the southern end of the twitten
to Adelaide Square.
pairs of Herring Gulls
have just been seen on the roof of my house
in Corbyn Crecent, in residential
two on the central chimney of out semi-detached block, and two about to
have sex on the ridge, at 8:42 pm.
was surprised by a male Meadow Brown Butterfly
that settled in my small front garden in Corbyn Crecent, in residential
healthy young Red Fox
ran across the road outside by front house running from the front garden
of number 14 a minute before midnight.
smaller worker Buff-tailed Bumblebee,
terrestris, visited the Spotted
Deadnettle introduced to my front garden especially
to attract the bees, bumblebees
Worm basked on the tarmac twitten
between Corbyn Crecent and Adelaide Square, until it was quickly disturbed
by the passage of people.
the shade of my north-facing garden (after the rain), just outside my front
door (in my garden in residential Shoreham),
one inkcap species
plicatilis appeared as it does in most years.
Later a smaller brown mushroom was seen next to it which was the same species
as it changed appearance over the next four days.
small Light Brown Apple Moth Epiphyas
postvittana fluttered amongst the
grass. This species is really too common to be worth a mention.
Mason Bees, Osmia
rufa, visited my garden in residential Shoreham.
was a lot of buzzing in my front garden in residential Shoreham, with my
first female Spring (Hairy-footed)
Flower Bee of the year that visited the flowering
and exceeded the buzzing of the queen Buff-tailed
Bumblebee which buzzed around elsewhere.
first Marsh Marigold
is seen in flower.
my town garden pond, an adult Smooth
out from under a rock. The water disturbance and the glimpse was fleeting.
spotted a Stickleback
through a gap in the Duckweed
in the flooded small pond and the Water Snails.
garden was muddy and slippery.
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