As always many thanks to the local birders, the YOC and all the visitors who have either left records in the hide log books or e-mailed us directly.
Stonechat – A single was present at Wheldrake Ings on the 11th-14th.
Southern Hawker – One at Thornton Ellers on the 2nd and 8th. One at Skipwith Common on the 10th, followed by four at the Ellers on the 17th and one at Skipwith on the 19th.
Gorse Shield Bug – Present throughout the month, with eight adults at Thornton Ellers on the 2nd, plus five nymphs, followed by one nymph and 34 adults at Skipwith on the 10th. On the 17th 52 adults and five nymphs were seen on Skipwith followed by 13 nymphs and 41 adults on the 19th. The last of the month were a group of six individuals seen at Thornton Ellers on the 28th.