Bird Walk Fort Victoria 28 July 2019

There were 6 people on the Bird Walk 2 of which were thinking of joining the Society.  The weather was slightly cooler with a nice breeze.

We did some sea watching first and even managed to see the odd gannet.  We then did our usual round walk along the cliff and back over farmland but it was rather quiet.

Pied Wagtail, Wood Pigeon, Black headed Gull, Gannet, Sandwich Tern, Common Tern, Great Black-backed Gull, Shag, Cormorant, Mediterranean Gull, Jay, Magpie, Wren, Buzzard, Green Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Pheasant, Robin, Great Tit, Blue Tit, Chiffchaff, Blackbird, Greenfinch, Goldfinch, Swallow, Herring Gull, Linnet, House Sparrow, Rook, Jackdaw, Carrion Crow were the bird species seen and/or heard.

Marbled White, Common Blue, Speckled Wood, Gatekeeper, Red Admiral, Large White, Small White, Brimstone, Small Copper, Ringlet, Comma, Meadow Brown, White Admiral were the butterflies seen and we also saw a female Emperor Dragonfly.

Leader: Toni Goodley

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