The Society Outing was very successful with 53 members and visitors visiting Rutland Water. The Ospreys stayed well hidden with the only sighting being in the Visitor Centre! The weather stayed fine for the trip on the Rutland Belle with a shower over lunch.
Brandon Marsh Reserve
Drinker Moth Caterpillar
Common Spotted Orchid
A visit to the glorious meadows at the Heart of England Forest at Barton resulted in 116 plant species being recorded, together with 12 butterflies/moths and 18 birds. A busy afternoon for our recorder!
Binswood Allotments proved a popular visit with 27 members and several visitors attending. Some interesting sightings on the plots and lovely refreshments to follow!
Great White Egret at Walton Hall in the summer (thanks to Lady Hamilton and Graham Hollis
An excellent fungi foray in Hampton Wood with John as our expert leader