Butterfly Survey at Lower Bruckland Farm, East Devon

Phil Parr of Butterfly Conservation was in East Devon at the end of July. He surveyed the Lower Bruckland Nature Area on 27/7/11 and found the following butterflies on the wing:
  • Small white
  • Green veined white
  • Small skipper
  • Common blue
  • Meadow brown
  • Ringlet
  • Gatekeeper
  • Small tortoiseshell
  • Speckled wood
  • Peacock
  • Red admiral
  • Comma
Phil also passed on the message that we should soon look out for:
  • Small copper
  • Brown argus
Thanks to Phil for the great input as always!