Walk Report – La Société Orchid Fields – Saturday 11th June 2022

4 people gathered on a warm Saturday afternoon for a walk around the lanes off L’Eree ending with a walk by the La Société owned Bridget Ozanne Orchid fields.

In total 23 species of bird were recorded and there were a lot of butterflies around throughout the walk and even some four spot ladybirds

23 bird species

Blackbird (Turdus merula)

Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla)

Blue Tit (Cyanistes caeruleus)

Buzzard (Buteo buteo)

Carrion Crow (Corvus corone)

Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)

Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita)

Dunnock (Prunella modularis)

Goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis)

Great Tit (Parus major)

Herring Gull (Larus argentatus)

House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)

Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus)

Magpie (Pica pica)

Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)

Marsh Harrier (Circus aeruginosus)

Robin (Erithacus rubecula)

Song Thrush (Turdus philomelos)

Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)

Stock Dove (Columba oenas)

Swallow (Hirundo rustica)

Woodpigeon (Columba palumbus)

Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes)

Butterflies recorded

Speckled Wood

Comma

Meadow Brown

Holly Blue

Holly Blue butterfly
Four spot Ladybirds
Orchid