New bird feeding platforms

Thursday, May 14th 2009

Here is John preparing one of the new bird feeding platforms by the hide. This will encourage more birds for visitors to watch from the lake hide.

John preparing the bird feeder platform

A gate was put in between the plantation and the middle moor to link up the moor path with the wet meadow. This was done by Len Porter Fencing.

Preparations took place for tomorrows coffee morning at Richmond Town Hall. Please come and support us if you can.

The 3 species of moth trappped last night were Sallow Kitten, Hebrew Character and Ruddy Highflyer.


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