We found 11 butterfly species, Speckled Wood, Comma, Small Tortoiseshell, Large White, Gatekeeper, Green Veined White, Meadow Brown, Ringlet, Red Admiral, Peacock & Small Skipper.
We also found 9 moth species, Common White Wave, Dingy Footman, Brimstone, Shaded Broad Bar, Dark Arches, Dark Barred Twin Spot, Udea Lutealis, Brown China Mark & Silver Ground Carpet.
The bird species list was a bit low with just 13 species, Canada Geese, Blue Tit, Linnet, Magpie, Carrion Crow, Mallard, Grey Heron, Coot, Reed Warbler, Wood Pigeon, Black Headed Gull, Whitethroat & 2 Kingfishers.
Plenty of damsel & dragonflies on the wing with Common Darter, Common Blue Damselfly, 4 Spot Chaser, Emerald Damselfly, Banded Demoiselle & Black Darter.
We also had a close enocunter with a female grey squirrel and a fleeting glance at a bank vole which ran over the trail in front of us.