Sunday 18 March 2012

Site Visit March 17th 2012

Ten of us, Anne, Shelagh, Barbara, Robert, Allan, Mike, Steve, Bruce, Dominic and Ben met at CB to count the frogspawn. In total we had 70 clumps, more expected in the next week or so. We looked also for newts but we were unlucky.
Some of the party

By the River Calder

 Frogspawn counting at "Tip Pond"
The guy behind the Camera

Steve in the reed bed, West Lagoon

Phragmites Beds at CB © M. Sykes

Flowering red currant   © M. Sykes
Petasites flower head    © M. Sykes   

Some of the plants seen at Cromwell Bottom L.N.R.
Lesser Celendine    © M. Sykes

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