At the weekend I was lucky enough to get a place at a bee identification workshop led by Steve Falk, the author of the excellent Field Guide to Bees of Great Britain and Ireland. This was a free event at Elsecar Heritage Centre, put on by the brilliant Dearne Valley Landscape Partnership and Sorby Natural History … Continue reading Buzzin’

Swamp Thing

You'll be glad to hear after the last post's moth listing frenzy there's just two to add this time - Bloodvein (a species I've been waiting for and didn't disappoint) and the micro Acleria sparsana. One other tick early in the month was a Giant Polypore on an unfortunate Beech in Graves Park. Bloodvein Acleris sparsana With the Masters dissertation finished, … Continue reading Swamp Thing