Sunday, July 20, 2008

Oxenhope Butterflies 20-07-2008

Common Blue male (c) 2008

Common Blue male..... underside (c) 2008

Small Heath (c) 2008

Common Blue female (c) 2008

Oxenhope 20-07-2008

Stratocumulus..... looking NW (c) 2008

Limits of visibility Ingleborough (NNW) Drax Upper Humber (E) (c) 2008

0900 - 1200hr
NW F3, 14degC, 65km, 6/8, QNH 1016 rising.

Another morning of virtually nothing in the sky with the recent gull movement now long gone. Just six LBB Gulls passed NW and N and no BH Gulls were in the sky at all. A gradual trickle of Swifts passed low throughout the morning amounting to 53 > NW. Two well spaced Oystercatchers passed high also going NW.

Moving Birds:
Swift 53 > NW
LBB Gull 6 > NW
Oystercatcher 2 > NW


Linnet on the Wall (c) 2008