30th July 2022: Banstead Woods - Ian Ward


Red Kite

hawker sp

Chalkhill Blue

Red Kite 1 drifted N over Hither field @11:35
Hobby 1 with prey flew E over Hither @ 12:03
Common Swift 40+ flew mainly SW
Clouded Yellow 1 mobile watched between 12:25-12:30 in Fames Rough
Silver-washed Fritillary 2
Chalkhill Blue Up to 30 (all males) in Stagbury
Other odonata 1 Unidentified female Hawker in the north sector