Monthly Archives: July 2014

9th July 2014- Spider Walk and Talk with Evan Jones

We are really lucky at Dixter not only to have a small but dedicated group of volunteers who regularly assist with survey work, but to also a number of experts who are willing to come in and share their knowledge … Continue reading

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Butterfly Survey Weights Wood, June 2014

An early June visit found a couple of territories of Speckled Wood in small patches of precious sunlight in the darkest part of the wood. The newly coppiced area should prove good for butterflies. The cardinal beetle is a marvellous find. … Continue reading

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Weights Wood Butterfly Survey

This is a new transect for this season so who knows what we will discover. In May I was lucky to see a small armada of 10 Red Admirals hatching from a patch of nettles. They flew straight to a … Continue reading

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