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4th Sep

Very quiet. Three Spotted Flycatchers and two Whinchats were of note on the land and two Redshanks and three Grey Wagtails  flew over.

A Brown Hare was seen in the Desert.

Another aberrant Small Copper was seen - this time an ab.radiata. An Ornate Shieldbug was also found.

Small Copper Lyceana phlaeas ab.radiata   Dungeness   4th September 2023