Sunday, 2 April 2017

Chase weekend

The weather was great this weekend especially Sunday which was like a summers day. I spent the first half of each morning at Dagenham Chase and added Willow Warbler and Blackcap.

A Bee Fly always good to see!

Lots of Chiffchaffs singing

Lots of Chiffchaffs singing

Lots of Chiffchaffs singing

On reflection!

Lots of Chiffchaffs singing
 There were six Egyptian Geese on The Slack and their territorial behaviour and squabbles was putting pressure on the Lapwings who could be sitting!





All six Egyptian Geese

Peacock Butterfly

Speckled Wood

Hoverfly Syrphus ribesii. A common hoverfly with a long flight period March - November