Moth numbers are increasing in the garden with the warmer nights although the strong gusting breeze and the large moon are doing their best to inhibit the nocturnal activity.
My garden tally is now 16 species compared to 11 species this time last year.
Common Quaker is now regular in the traps with Hebrew Character, and Agonopterix heracliana along with Emmelina monodactyla make up the majority of the micro catch.
Hebrew Character (below)
very common and will be for another month or more
A brace of Satellites on the 6th
Grey Shoulder-knot was added last night (7th Mar)
Pale Brindled Beauty in the egg boxes this morning (8th)
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