|New fen viewpoint. David Arden|
Once the habitat for Golden Orioles, Lakenheath about an hour and a half from Northants.
Its a premier site for observing Bittern, Frequently seen flying across the fen and skulking at
the edge of the reed beds, giving good photographic opportunities.
Bitterns breed here and two or 3 youngsters could be seen from Mere hide whilst mum
was away feeding.
in front of the visitor centre.
for Golden-bloomed Grey with Bob Gill finding a dozen or so individuals.
|Golden-bloomed Grey Longhorn. Agapanthia villosoviridescens Bob Gill|
Variable and four banded longhorns were also found.
|Variable Longhorn Bob Gill|
along with numerous Damselflies including Variable and Banded Demoiselle.
Only a single Hobby was seen hawking.
|Hobby David Arden|
sure Richard (barford) will catch up with them soon.
Thanks Mark for taking us.