Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Striped Wainscot Mythimna pudorina Pegwell Kent


Privet Hawk-moth Sphinx ligustri Pegwell Kent





Lunar Hornet Moth Sesia bembeciformis Kent







Afghan wetland to become protected area for migratory birds

Afghan wetland to become protected area for migratory birds: Rare marshland in the war-torn city of Kabul is set to come under the official protection of the UN environment agency.

WWT: 'Headstarted' wader chicks released in the Fens in British first

WWT: 'Headstarted' wader chicks released in the Fens in British first: Black-tailed Godwits have been released into their new wetland home by conservationists from the RSPB and Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust.

RSPB: Seabird danger from overfishing in post-Brexit seas

RSPB: Seabird danger from overfishing in post-Brexit seas: New RSPB research shows that British seabird populations could be adversely affected by the amount of sand-eels caught in the North Sea by industrial fisheries.

News: Translocation project hopes to re-establish Ospreys in Poole Harbour

News: Translocation project hopes to re-establish Ospreys in Poole Harbour: A new initiative aiming to see Osprey nesting again on the south coast has been given the go-ahead, with the first phase being the return of birds to Dorset.